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Football Queensland is pleased to announce the four squads that will represent the state at the FFA National Youth Championships for Boys in Coffs Harbour later this year.
Queensland will field both Metro and Country teams in the U13 and U14 age groups for the five-day tournament, which commences Monday, 3 October.
Played in a round-robin format, the National Youth Championships showcases the best young talent from each Member Federation.
Queensland Metro are the reigning national champions in the 14 Years age group after notching 13 points from their six matches in 2015.
All four squads will depart on Tuesday, 27 September for a pre-tournament camp in Coffs Harbour.
QUEENSLAND STATE TEAM BOYS SQUADS
U13 METRO SQUAD: Jaimie COGMAN, Marcus DE RUOS, Taj RICH, Louis WILSON, Todd CAMM, Oliver DEARN, Harrison PEGG, Byron RZOSKA, Lochlan JOHNSTONE, Joshua MORELAND, Emad ALI-SHEME, Bavan ATWAL, Lachlan WILLIAMS, Obren KLJAJIC, Lewis DOCI, Alex PATTERSON
Coach: Owen BAKER
Assistant Coach: Rick COGHLAN
Team Manager: Paul CLIFFORD
U13 COUNTRY SQUAD: James NEWELL, James DAVIS, Yanni COLLOCOTT, Henry WELLS, Riley GADEK, Itay FOLGIN, Tom FAIX, Bailey DELLAPINA, Tom BERZINSKI, Aiden FREEMAN, Tyler IUS, Diego URDANIVIA, Jack DEBORTOLI, Harry SMYTHE, Tomo KUDO, Dorian SOFTA
Coach: Darryl CASH
Assistant Coach: Henry KENNELL
Team Manager: Ian FRICKE
U14 METRO SQUAD: Michael JAMESON, Theophile KARENZO, Brodie BOYCE, Jordan COURTNEY, Izaack POWELL, Oliver PLUSNIN, Keogh LEWIS, Harry ARNISON, Christopher MORSERAY, Arthur ANTONIS, Jack BEARDSLEY, Harry TALBOT, Joshua HONG, Benjamin BRAUNSTORFER, James HOULISTON, Cooper SKERRY
Coach: Paul WILTON
Assistant Coach: CARMINE ACETO
Team Manager: Damien BUTLER
U14 COUNTRY SQUAD: Jared MITCHELL, Dylan WALZ, Jacob KRAYEM, Baillie ELLIOTT, Callum ELDER, Drew BOYLAN, Salomon MWISENEZA, Christian MINUZZO, Eli ADAMS, Declan BAKER, Charles DOWLING, Aaron POWELL, Tyson MCKIE, Jesse BUGEJA, James TAYLOR, Billy HOLIDAY
Coach: Ken MITCHELL
Assistant Coach: Tom McDONALD
Team Manager: Pryce HICKEY