Newcastle Jets FC Youth

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Newcastle Jets Youth
Newcastle United Jets Logo.svg
Full name Newcastle Jets FC Youth
Nickname(s) Jets
Founded 2008
Ground Magic Park
Ground Capacity 1000
Ground Coordinates 32°55′14″S 151°43′52″E / 32.920466°S 151.731005°E / -32.920466; 151.731005Coordinates: 32°55′14″S 151°43′52″E / 32.920466°S 151.731005°E / -32.920466; 151.731005
Owner Nathan Tinkler
Chairman Ray Baartz
Manager Craig Deans
League National Youth League
2013–14 2nd
Current season
Newcastle Jets Youth
2014 season
NPL Northern NSW 1st

Newcastle Jets FC Youth is an association football team based in Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia. Founded in 2008, it is the youth and reserve team of Newcastle Jets. The team currently plays in National Youth League, holding home matches at Wanderers Oval, and they will compete in the National Premier Leagues, holding matches at Adamstown Oval.

History[edit]

The team was founded in 2008, as a Newcastle Jets representative team for the inaugural season of the National Youth League competition. On 19 September 2013, it was confirmed that the team would compete in the National Premier Leagues competition for 2014 season onwards.[1] A directive issued by the FFA ensures that the Newcastle Jets Youth team are not to be relegated to Northern NSW State League Division 1 if they finish last in the NNSW NPL competition.[2]

Stadium[edit]

The team has hosted its home matches at Wanderers Oval in Broadmeadow and at Adamstown Oval in Adamstown, both grounds are located in the city of Newcastle.

Current squad[edit]

Correct as of 24 October 2013[3]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
Australia GK Adam Pearce
Australia DF Nick Cowburn
Australia DF Matthew Bilic
Australia DF Tom Whiteside
Australia DF Michael Finlayson
Australia DF Benjamin Hay
Australia MF Beaudon McDonald
Australia MF Brandon Lundy
Australia MF Josh Murray
No. Position Player
Australia MF Rhys Cooper
Australia MF Reece Papas
Australia MF Michael Kantarovski
Australia MF Andrew Pawiak
Australia MF Tom Waller
Australia MF Willis Nadfalusi
Australia FW Radovan Pavicevic
Australia FW Kale Bradbery

Personnel[edit]

Position Staff
Manager Australia James Pascoe
Assistant Manager England Michael Bridges
Doctor Australia Matthew McDonald
Physiotherapist Australia Rob Dingle

Honours[edit]

References[edit]

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