U19 squad announced for Croatia tournament
18 August 2021

U19 squad announced for Croatia tournament

Rob Edwards has named a 23-player squad as Cymru U19s travel to Croatia for a mini friendly tournament in September.

U19 Friendly Tournament

  • Croatia v Cymru (16:00 1 Sep)
  • Austria v Cymru (11:00 4 Sep)
  • Turkey v Cymru (15:30 7 Sep)

All matches to be played in Croatia

Several players selected were part of the U18 that faced England in March. The squad features Tom Davies and Taylor Jones, who have been involved with the Cardiff City senior team during the pre-season and Charlie Savage who has been playing for the Manchester United U23 side.

Cymru will face Croatia (1 September), Austria (4 September) and Turkey (7 September) during the tournament. The matches will be seen as the ideal preparation for the 2022 UEFA #U19EURO Qualifying Round in October, where Rob Edwards’ side will face Georgia, Kosovo and hosts Norway.

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Cymru U19: Edward BEACH (Southampton), Ben HUGHES (Swansea City), Lewis RIDD (Ipswich Town), Matty BAKER (Stoke City), Owen BEVAN (AFC Bournemouth), Callum WOOD (Bristol City), Harry JONES (Swansea City), Keelan WILLIAMS (Burnley), Tom DAVIES (Cardiff City), Taylor JONES (Cardiff City), Harry LEESON (Bristol City), Oli EWING (Leicester City), Charlie SAVAGE (Manchester United), Joseph PORTON (Bristol City), Ryan HOWLEY (Coventry City), Josh EDWARDS (Swansea City), Jayden RAYMOND (Crystal Palace), James SWEET-LANIN (Arsenal), Liam HIGGINS (Everton), Chris POPOV (Leicester City), Patrick JONES (Huddersfield Town), Ryan VIGGARS (Charlton Athletic), Josh FARRELL (Granada CF).