loyola Posted March 20, 2007 Share Posted March 20, 2007 Men’s U-17 Team Monday, March 19, 2007 Canada’s U-17 team training in Mexico OTTAWA (ONTARIO) – Canada’s men’s U-17 team leaves for México City tomorrow for an 11-day training camp through to the end of the month. The team already has two exhibition matches staged for the camp, one against the Méxican U-17 team on 25 March and another against Club America on 28 March. The Canadians are currently preparing for the FIFA U-17 World Cup. 'This camp is essential for us as it allows us to build on our last outing,” says head coach Stephen Hart. “Looking at our opposition for the qualification (CONCACAF Group , the United States and Costa Rica have had residential programs while Jamaica and Trinidad & Tobago have had access to their players on a consistent basis. They have the opportunity to develop good team understanding and player relationships. This camp allows us to do the same.' Hart and his two assistant coaches will have 20 players in the camp. Ray Clark and Andrea Di Pietrantonio will run the first half of the camp while Hart is in Bermuda with the men’s national team. Hart will then join the camp in México City. Canada will play in CONCACAF’s five-team Group B Qualification tournament from 21-29 April in Jamaica. The Group includes Jamaica, Costa Rica, Trinidad & Tobago and the United States. The top three teams in the group will advance to the FIFA U-17 World Cup which takes place in the Republic of Korea from 18 August to 9 September. NAME Age Hometown Team Pos. NOM Age Ville natale Équipe Pos. LATENDRESSE LÉVESQUE, Julien 16 Chambly, QC NTC - Québec GK STREET, ADAM 15 Brampton, ON West Ham United GK DOSANJH, Gagandeep 16 Abbotsford, BC NTC - British Columbia D LACOSTE-LEBUIS, Olivier 16 Montréal, QC, Canada Strasbourg FC D SMITH, Greg 17 North Vancouver, BC NTC - British Columbia D THOMPSON, David 16 Philadelphia, PA Potomac Cougars D BECKIE, Drew 16 Regina, SK Real Colorado D STRAITH, Adam 16 Victoria, BC NTC - British Columbia D TANNOUS, Daniel 16 Thornhill, ON NTC - Ontario D SEMENETS, Alex 17 Mississauga, ON NTC - Ontario M CHAN-YU-TIN, Kevin 16 Lasalle, QC NTC - Québec M HYDE, William 16 Oakville, ON NTC - Ontario M DAVIES, Philippe 16 Longueuil, QC NTC - Québec M SYLLA, Mohamed 16 Pierrefonds, QC NTC - Québec M MALDHI, Dalvir 17 Surrey, BC NTC - British Columbia M GUNENC, Devin 17 North Vancouver, BC NTC - British Columbia M BUNBURY, Teal 17 Prior Lake, MN Apple Valley Juventus M WHITEMAN, Jarek 16 Brampton, ON NTC - Ontario F EDWINI-BONSU, Randy 16 Edmonton, AB FC Metz F JOHNSTONE, Marcus 16 Edmonton, AB NTC - Prairies F Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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