ESFA Boys U18 Squad 2015-2016
England Schoolboys' Under 18 Squad :: 2015-2016
Mr Steve Wilderspin, Mr Andrew Norwood,
Benjamin Bradshaw, Adam Grange, Joshua Wisson,
Andrew Wycherley, Dan Lawrence,
Matthew Cook, George Lamb, Samuel Orisatoki,
Mr Andy Blight, Mr Ben Lavelle,
ESFA Squad Members
The players selected for the England Squad for the forthcoming programme of international matches for 2015-2016 season are:
CSFA :: County Schools' Football Association
1 Andrew Wycherley
Position : Goalkeeper.
CSFA : Shropshire County Schools' F.A.
Current School : Walford & N Shropshire Coll.
Current Club : The New Saints.
Born : 28 May 1998.
2 George O'malley
Position : Right Back.
CSFA : Middlesex County Schools' F.A.
Current School : Harrow School.
Current Club : Harefield United.
Born : 28 October 1998.
3 Samuel Orisatoki
4 Matthew Cook
5 Joshua Wisson
Position : Centre Back.
CSFA : Kent County Schools' F.A.
Current School : Maplesden Noakes School.
Current Club : Sittingbourne.
Born : 12 May 1998.
6 Ursene Mouanda
7 Joshua Shonibare
8 Cianan Breen
Position : Midfield.
CSFA : Devon County Schools F.A.
Current School : South Dartmoor College.
Current Club : Chelsea Foundation.
Born : 27 February 1998.
9 Aaron Smith
10 Benjamin Bradshaw
Position : Centre Midfield.
CSFA : Leicestershire & Rutland County Schools' F.A.
Current School : Kettering Science Academy.
Current Club : Kettering Town FC.
Born : 02 January 1999.
11 Joseph Thomas
12 James O'halloran
13 Dan Lawrence
14 Zak Lilly
15 George Lamb
16 Joe Hartshorne
Position : Centre Forward.
CSFA : Staffordshire County Schools F.A.
Current School : Staffordshire Uni Academy.
Current Club : Heath Hayes.
Born : 13 January 1999.
17 Sam Woodward
Position : Forward.
CSFA : Hampshire County Schools F.A.
Current School : Wilden School.
Current Club : Portsmouth FC.
Born : 29 September 1998.
18 Adam Grange
ESFA Under 18 Staff
Mr Andy Blight
Position : International Team Manager.
Current School : Northumberland C of E Academy, Ashington.
Andy has taken the role of Team Manager after being Assistant Manager to Mr Andy Blight during 2012 and 2013. He is currently Director of Sport at Northumberland Church of England Academy, Ashington. He has been coaching football for 17 years and is the present manager of the Northumberland U16 county schools’ team. He has also coached Academy and Centre of Excellence teams at Middlesbrough and Newcastle United FC. A UEFA 'A' licence coach and FA coach educator.
Mr Benjamin Lavelle
Position : Assistant Teaam Manager.
Current School : Aspire Academy, Blackpool.
Ben is an 'A' licence coach and lives in Lytham St Annes.
Mr Andrew Norwood
Position : Goalkeeper Coach.
Current School : Garibaldi College, Nottingham.
Andy teaches Physical Education at Garibaldi College in Nottingham and specialises in football. He has gained numerous coaching awards including his level 1 and 2 in Goalkeeping and will be overseeing the technical development of the U18 Goalkeepers this year. He will combine this role alongside his current duties with the U15 England Schoolgirl team, a role he began at the start of last season. Andy is also a staff member on our summer development course.
Mr Steve Wilderspin
Position : Sports Therapist.
Current School : Thomas Telford School, Telford.
Steve is the Director of Football at Thomas Telford School. He holds the FA Diploma in the Treatment of Injuries award, is an FA Medical Tutor as well as being a Level 4 Sports Massage Therapist and member of the SMA. Steve is match day therapist to Airbus UK in the Premier League of Wales and this season he has taken on the role of U18 manager of the Shropshire Schools and Colleges FA where he can put his UEFA B coaching licence to use. Steve also enjoys playing golf in his spare time (of which he does not have much) and he has followed the fortunes of Liverpool FC since he was knee high.