Youssouf Bamba in line for Sheerwater match tomorrow
Wimbledon have added their four young professionals to the squad for tomorrow's Under-18 match at Sheerwater.
Youssouf Bamba, Chace Jacquart, Tom Beere and Charlie Fayers will all feature with Under-21 Development Coach Shaun North having earmarked them for more game-time.
, a former Sheerwater player and now club official who has served the club for 40 years.Trevor WendenOn the same day as Wimbledon’s first-team conclude their pre-season schedule in Monza, the Under-18s will be playing in a testimonial match for
is hoping the match will provide a good test for his side heading into next season.Mark RobinsonApart from providing the opposition for such a landmark event at the Combined Counties Division One club, Dons Academy Manager
“I will be taking a young side there mainly consisting of first-year Under-18s and hopefully we can step-up our performance levels,” said Mark. “We put in a bit of a disappointing display against Colchester last week and I am looking for us to pass the ball better and for more cohesion from the lads. It will be a good game for us and a nice day for Trevor so we are looking to get a lot out of it.”
Mark’s Under-18s squad for next season consists of an almost home-grown squad with many of the players having helped the Dons become national champions as Under-13s in 2010.
Sheerwater wished to thank Mark Robinson and Wimbledon Chief Executive Erik Samuelson for helping to arrange the match, along with Kingstonian’s Martin Tyler and Alan Dowson.
: Sheerwater FC, Sheerwater Recreation Ground, Blackmore Crescent, Sheerwater, Surrey, GU21 5QJThe address for Saturday’s game is
Entry prices for the match are as follows: Adults £5, Concessions £2, Under-18s free.