Team named for Gold Coast tour

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RunawayBayOur academy’s U-13 team to tour Australia’s Gold Coast in July has been named.

The Ricki Herbert Football Academy side will compete at the Premier Invitational Tournament at Runaway Bay from July 1-3, playing against sides from across Australia.

The 15-player squad leaves New Zealand on June 29 and includes players from throughout the country – from the Upper North Island to Invercargill.

The squad will be based at the Gold Coast’s Sports Super Centre (pictured) which has world-class playing and training facilities. It’s one of the official training centres for the 2018 Commonwealth Games and will enable our team to experience elite-level facilities.

Coaches for the trip will be Shaun O’Brien and Curtis Jones.

The selected squad is:

Spencer Rice

Shane Webb

Campbell Brown

Kate Bradley

Luke Manning

Ben Neilson

Bradley Gribben

Kyle Evans

Andrew Hughes

Fletcher Cotter

Rafe Couillault

Oliver Stark

Jayden Purcell

Kaiyu Parrwhalley

Tom McCulloch

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