17 Jan 2018

ESFA Boys U18 Squad 2017-2018

ESFA U18 Boys International Squad: Season 2017-2018

Over the weekend, 32 England Schoolboy hopefuls took park in the final trial for the Under 18 England Schoolboy Squad. The trial, held at Lilleshall National Sport Centre, saw the 32 boys have their credentials tested against one and other and against teams from the RAF and Royal Navy. The match reports can be found here. Following this process the final selection for the squad has been made and can be found below.

COULTER CallumGKHampshire
GOULD DanielGKBedfordshire
BROOKS EthanDEFGtr Manchester
SMERDON NoahDEFGloucestershire
PIKE CormacDEFSomerset
CROWTHER AdamDEFHertfordshire
BUTLER JackFWDNorthumberland
BAIDOO KingFWDGloucestershire
DEDA RobertMIDSussex
HOWELL HarveyMIDShropshire
OGUNRINDE EmmanuelMIDGtr Manchester
PENNY RyanMIDHampshire
O'CONNOR-AJAYI KyleMIDBedfordshire
NELIGWA DavidMIDStaffordshire
DOYLE AlexMIDGtr Manchester

The ESFA would like to congratulate the 18 boys who have made the team and look forward to working with them for the rest of the season. We would also like to thank all of the players that took part in all stages of the application and wish them the rest with the rest of their season.

The Under 18 Boys will be playing in the Centenary Shield this season with two home match and two away matches. The home games will be against the Republic of Ireland on Friday the 16th of March at Luton Town FC and against Scotland on Friday the 23rd of March at York City FC. There will be away matches played against Wales on the 29th March in Cardiff and against Northern Ireland on the 6th April.

Thank you to Garry Griffiths of 353Photography Photography for providing photos of the event. Photos are available on his website.


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