Twenty-five youth players from across Guyana are encamped in New Amsterdam, Berbice as part of the National U-15 team’s preparations for a scheduled tournament in Saint Maarten in June and CONCACAF U-15 tournament in August respectively.
This three-day camp, which began on the 22nd April, is one of two as the team is exposed to the new national playing philosophy as implemented by the GFF Technical Department. The second camp is scheduled from the 5th – 7 th May.
Among the players are four goalkeepers, eight defenders, eight midfielders and five forwards from the following Member Associations – Georgetown (8), East Demerara (5), East Bank Demerara (3), Bartica (1), Berbice (2), Upper Demerara (1), Rupununi (4) and one player from Region One. Please see below complete squad
The players will be engaged in intense fitness and other technical activities under the guidance of designated Head and Assistant Coach respectively, Bryan Joseph and Challus Mc Kinnon. Following this, a shortlisted squad will be announced.
The group selected is among the most talented taken from the GFF-ScotiaBank Academy Training Centres (ATC). The ATC is a national initiative, which seeks to, among other goals, create a pathway for the development of players to the senior national team.