Perth Glory FC Youth

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Perth Glory Youth
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Full name Perth Glory FC Youth
Nickname(s) Glory
Founded 2008
Ground Intiga Stadium
Owner Tony Sage
Chairman Tony Sage
Manager Gareth Naven
League National Youth League
2013–14 9th
Current season

Perth Glory FC Youth is an association football team based in Perth, Western Australia, Australia. Founded in 2008, it is the youth and reserve team of Perth Glory. The team currently plays in the National Youth League, holding home matches at Intiga Stadium. During the winter months, an affiliated but ultimately separate team with the same name are competing in the National Premier Leagues Western Australia, with many of the same players.

History[edit]

The team was founded in 2008, as a Perth Glory representative team for the inaugural season of the National Youth League competition. On 25 September 2013, it was confirmed that the team would compete in the National Premier Leagues Western Australia competition for the 2014 season onwards.[1]

Stadium[edit]

The team has hosted its home matches at Walter Road Reserve (which is known as Intiga Stadium for sponsorship purposes) located in Inglewood, in the city of Perth.

Current squad[edit]

Squad As of 16 October 2014 [2]

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

No. Position Player
1 Australia GK Fraser Greenwood
2 Singapore DF Hanafi Ghazali
3 Australia DF Scott Robertson
4 Australia DF Jack Oldham
5 Australia Rocco Pizzata
6 Australia MF Blamo Quaqua (Captain)
7 Australia FW Justin Jamison
9 Australia Joseph Knowles
10 Australia MF Lawrence Shurama
11 Australia MF Slobodan Vulin
15 Australia DF Alex Castiello
16 Australia Gian Albano
17 Australia MF Harry O'Brien
No. Position Player
18 England DF Joshua Tucker
19 Australia DF Sean Troup
20 Australia Ryan Baker
Australia GK Jordan Franken
Australia DF Ryan Lowry
Australia MF Jacob Collard
Australia FW Moses Kalau
Australia FW Borbor Sam
Australia MF Ali Gholami
Australia Jack Iredale
Australia MF Mitchell Oxborrow
Australia DF Nathan Costello
Australia Todd Norris

Personnel[edit]

Position Staff
Doctor Australia Arjun Rao
Physiotherapist Australia Chris Hutchinson
Strength and conditioning Australia Warren Andrews

Honours[edit]

Runners-ups (1): 2009–10
  • National Youth League Finals Series
Runners-ups (1): 2009–10

References[edit]

  1. ^ "GLORY TAKE PROMINENT PLACE IN YOUTH DEVELOPMENT PATHWAY". footballaustralia.com.au. Retrieved 1 February 2014. 
  2. ^ "Glory Young Guns Ready to Fire". Football Federation Australia. 16 October 2014. 

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