Football Queensland (FQ) has today confirmed the state teams for the 2020 FFA National Futsal Championships.
The national tournament will be held from Monday, 13 January to Friday, 17 January in Canberra, with 83 teams set to compete in the nation’s capital including nine squads from Queensland.
Ten Queensland match officials will also travel to Canberra to represent the state at the FFA National Futsal Championships.
FQ Futsal Administrator Trevor Edwards said a wealth of talent would be on display at the national tournament.
“We are excited to announce the state teams for the FFA National Futsal Championships, with Queensland’s best players across a range of age groups selected for next year’s national tournament,” Edwards said.
“In addition to the players named, ten match officials have also been selected to represent Queensland on the national stage at the tournament.
“The FFA National Futsal Championships will be a fantastic opportunity for our young Queenslanders to represent their state as they come up against their peers from across the country, and I look forward to watching them in action come January.”
Host state Capital Football has also announced the venues where each age group will play from Monday to Thursday (13 January – 16 January 2020):
- Tuggeranong Southern Cross Stadium – U12 Boys, U13 Girls and U15 Boys
- ANU Sports Centre – U13 Boys and U14 Boys
- Radford College – U15 Girls
- AIS Training Halls – U16 Boys, U17 Girls, U19 Men and Open AWD Mixed
Further details about Finals Day (Friday, 17 January) will be released shortly.
Under 12 Boys
Isaac TAYLOR, Mason NGAHA, Archie PARKES, Corey HARROLD, Lucas HERRINGTON, Kingston VAITUSI, Kobi GRIFFITHS, Lachlan MILAN, Arden HOGAN, Reece MORGAN
Coach: Bruno Cannavan
Team Manager: John Buick
Under 13 Girls
Kaitlin MCCORMACK, Kiera GODEBY, Emily FERROUSSAT, Josie ROWELL, Danielle CASEY POILA, Kristina PUZARAS, Charlee HICKEY, Marli DANGER, Kasey PETERS, Charlotte McKinnon
Coach: Paul Owen
Team Manager: Samantha Owen
Under 13 Boys
Nash WALKER, Carter BUICK, Oliver DEMURTIS, Dominic MERCURI, Max WISE, Mitchell RUST, Jordan RICHARDSON, Zach ROULSTON, Matthew BENSACI, Oscar MCCOMISKY
Coach: George Lethbridge
Team Manager: Thirone Correia
Under 14 Boys
Luke DEBNAM, Joel PAIKEA, Cristian CARTISANO, Jett WOUTERS, Kainoa MCGILCHRIST, Jack MAHER, Kaidin DAWSON, Mark SHAW, Bailey BRANDTMAN, Elijah EUSTACE
Coach: Enzo Dagostino
Team Manager: Jaye-Marie Finocchiaro
Under 15 Girls
Mackenzie BROWN, Maya WOODCOCK, Alysha KELLY, Elly ROWELL, Sariah DOWNMAN, Maya WILTSCHE, Macey EDWARD, Annika PAULSEN, Mackenzie NIELSEN, Charlie GIBSON
Coach: Connor George
Team Manager: Georgia Buchanan
Under 15 Boys
Connor DAMSMA, Tom RENNENBERG, Finn BRETT, Ryan STOCKER, Joshua BRYANT, Max DEMERUTIS, Nathan WECKERT, Dyce ROBERTSON, Drew JERRETT, Caden PENNIKET
Coach: Scott Prickett
Team Manager: Russell Prickett
Under 16 Boys
Gabriel MURRAY, Joshua MORWOOD, Julio DA SILVA, Ethan LEIGHTON, Jacob LOMBARDO, Patrick SIMPSON, Jayden EMERY, William INCE, Caelen COOK
Coach: Marco Ribeiro
Team Manager: Jordan Zappala
Under 17 Girls
Lateisha WILKINS, Maddison LOCKWOOD, Izabella MILEN, Dominique SPAMPINATO, Jamie TAYLOR, Lucy ROWELL, Audrey UPSTON, Teyl DANGER, Bo BURTON, Sarah HOLLAND
Coach: Craig Lockwood
Team Manager: Samantha Edwards
Under 19 Men
Connor ROBINSON, Jacob DAMSMA, Ben BORDIN, Mitch BRIDGE, Jack GREENLAND, Bailey SPOKES, Connor DEMERUTIS, Jacob SMITH, Matthew TAYLOR, Jake TIPALDO
Coach: Andrew Greenland
Team Manager: Brad Spokes
Zac KEENAN, Declan WOODS, Dion BRADLEY, Noah REYNOLDS, Sam TURNER, Brad DRUMOND, Luca FERROUSSAT, Mackenzie JANES, Sarah PRATT, Blake TEMPEST