Young Matildas prepare for U19s Championship

The Westfield Young Matildas have entered their final preparation camp in Brisbane before they fly out to Vietnam to compete in the AFC U19 Women’s Championship 2011 on Saturday, October 1.

The Westfield Young Matildas have entered their final preparation camp in Brisbane before they fly out to Vietnam to compete in the AFC U19 Women-s Championship 2011 on Saturday, October 1.

The tournament, which acts as the qualifiers for the FIFA U-20 Women-s World Cup 2012 in Uzbekistan, will be played over a 10 day period (October 6-16) in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, in a round robin style tournament against China, DPR Korea, Korea Republic, Japan and hosts Vietnam.

The top three teams from the tournament will qualify for the FIFA U-20 Women-s World Cup 2012.

Training sessions are held daily from 9.00am - 11.00am until Friday, 30 September.

Westfield Young Matildas AFC U-19 Championships Squad Training camp John Paul College: Cec Munns Oval, Daisy Hill, Brisbane 26-30 September 2011

Young Matildas training squad Teigen Allen Sydney FC Tara Andrews Newcastle Jets Mackenzie Arnold Gold Coast Nicola Bolger Sydney FC Hannah Brewer Newcastle Jets Ashley Brown Melbourne Victory Stephanie Catley Melbourne Victory Brianna Davey (gk) Melbourne Victory Casey Dumont (gk) Brisbane Roar Erika Elze Brisbane Roar Caitlin Foord Sydney FC Emily Gielnik Brisbane Roar Katrina Gorry Adelaide United Michaela Hatzirodos Brisbane Roar Kahlia Hogg Canberra United Alexandra Huynh Newcastle Jets Alanna Kennedy Sydney FC Linda O-Neill Sydney FC Vedrana Popovic Brisbane Roar Rebekah Stott Brisbane Roar Marianna Tabain Perth Glory Emily van Egmond Canberra United Brittany Whitfield Sydney

Head Coach: Jeff Hopkins Team Manager: Jo Fernandes Assistant Coach: Nicola Williams Goalkeeper Coach: Paul Jones Doctor: Rachel Taylor Physiotherapist: Katrina Staniforth Equipment/Video: Jo Adams

AFC U19 Women-s Championship Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam 6-16 October 2011

6 October v Vietnam, 4pm, Thong Nhat Stadium 8 October v DPR Korea, 4pm, Thanh Long Sports Centre 10 October v Japan, 4pm, Thong Nhat Stadium 13 October v China, 4pm, Thong Nhat Stadium 16 October v Korea Republic, 4pm, Thanh Long Sports Centre

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