Perth Glory FC Youth

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Perth Glory Youth and Under-23s
Full namePerth Glory Football Club (Youth and Under-23s)
Nickname(s)Glory, Glory NYL
Short namePER
Founded2008
GroundE & D Litis Stadium
OwnerTony Sage
ChairmanTony Sage
ManagerRichard Garcia
LeagueY-League
National Premier Leagues

Perth Glory Under-23s is the youth system of Perth Glory Football Club based in Perth, Western Australia, Australia. The academy teams play in the Y-League and National Premier Leagues (U20, U18, U15).

Perth Glory Youth is the highest level squad within the setup. They play in the National Premier Leagues and play the majority of their home games at E & D Litis Stadium.

Youth team history[edit]

To be eligible to play in the first team, players must be between the age of 15 and 24. Two overage players are allowed for A-League players who are returning from injury or players trialling with the A-League team.[1]

Youth current squad[edit]

As of 17 August 2019[2][3]

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 Nicholas Speca
2 Australia GK Jackson Lee
3 Australia MF Aidan Edwards
4 Cameron Murray
5 Australia DF Daniel Walsh
6 Australia FW Ethan Brooks
7 Australia MF Kristian Popovic
8 Australia FW Gomo Dukuly
9 Australia MF Henry Hore
10 Australia MF Jack Leech
12 Sasa Njecic
13 Nicholas McDonald
No. Position Player
14 Australia DF Nicholas Walsh
16 Australia DF Zayd Farah
17 Australia FW Trent Ostler
18 Abias Bukuru
19 Australia MF Daniel Stynes
20 Australia MF Jordan Abrahams
22 Australia MF Joshua Samson
23 Australia DF Luke Bodnar
Australia FW Gabriel Popovic
Australia DF Joshua Rawlins
Jayden Leader
Jaidon Selden

Under-23s team 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.[4]

Under-23s current squad[edit]

As of 6 January 2019

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 Nicholas Speca
2 Australia DF Daniel Walsh
3 Australia DF Nicholas Walsh
4 Australia MF Kristian Popovic
5 Australia MF Henry Hore
6 Australia MF Jayden Leader
7 Australia MF Ethan Brooks
No. Position Player
8 Australia FW Trent Ostler
9 Australia FW Jaidon Selden
11 Australia FW Daniel Stynes
12 Australia GK Jackson Lee
15 Australia DF Cameron Murray
16 Australia MF Aidan Edwards
20 Australia MF Abias Bukuru


Honours[edit]

Youth
Under-23s
Runners-up (1): 2009–10
Runners-up (1): 2009–10
Academy

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Competition Rules National Premier Leagues – WA" (PDF). Football West. Retrieved 6 July 2014.
  2. ^ PSC Press. Perth Soccer Club. 6 July 2019.
  3. ^ National Premier Leagues: Round 20 Match Program 2019. Football West. 17 August 2019.
  4. ^ "Glory take prominent place n youth development pathway". footballaustralia.com.au. Retrieved 1 February 2014.

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