22 players selected for AFC U13 Boys Festival tournament
Qantas Australian Under 13 Boys Head Coach, Ante Juric has selected twenty two (22) players to represent Australia at the upcoming Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Under 13 Boys – Festival of Football which will be held in Sabah, Malaysia from 30 May to 6 June 2009.
Qantas Australian Under 13 Boys Head Coach, Ante Juric has selected twenty two (22) players to represent Australia at the upcoming Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Under 13 Boys - Festival of Football which will be held in Sabah, Malaysia from 30 May to 6 June 2009.
Juric, selected the squad following a recent training camp which was held in Canberra and is very pleased with the composition of his final group of players.
“It was a pleasure to work with all the players in our recent camp, even though it was for a short period of time.
“They all adapted well to the 1-4-3-3 style of play that we are now working with and which we will continue to work on when we get to Malaysia.
“We have selected the best technical players from the camp. These players showed an excellent understanding of the fundamentals of the game and we will be looking to improve on that knowledge when we go away.
“The results in Malaysia aren-t so important, but the experience that these players will receive is invaluable,” concluded Juric.
Qantas Australian Under 13 Boys Football Team Squad AFC Festival of Football Sabah, Malaysia 30 May to 6 June 2009
Leo Athanasiou (Cockburn City/WA), Thomas Beadling (Perth SC/WA), Richard Blanco (Sutherland Sharks/NSW), Jordan Brown (Monash City JSC/VIC), Noah Chianese (Blacktown City Demons/NSW), Daniel De Silva (Stirling Lions/WA), Jerome Dunphy (Noarlunga/SA), Vincent Giannini (Sydney Olympic/NSW), Benjamin Hombert (Inglewood/WA), Brandon Lundy (Manly United/NSW), Kevin Ly (Blacktown City Demons/NSW), Dimitar Mitkov (South Melbourne JFC/VIC), Jordan Nadalin (Blacktown City Demons/NSW), Aiden Naughton (North Queensland Football/QLD), Matthew Ntoumenopoulos(ECU Joondalup/WA), Conor O'Neill (The Gap/Queensland), Milos Ridesic (South Melbourne JFC/VIC), Christopher Skull (Birkalla West Torrance/SA), Jordan Thurtell (Sunshine Coast Football/QLD), Okan Nabi Tuna (Richmond SC/VIC), Jaiden Walker (South Lismore/N NSW) and Benjamin Warland (Campbelltown/SA)
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