Turkey announce squad for U17 WC

first_imgU17 World Cup FIFA U-17 WORLD CUP 2017: TURKEY ANNOUNCE 21-MEMBER SQUAD Shivayan Roy Last updated 2 years ago 23:54 15/9/2017 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments() Turkey U17 AA U17 World Cup Turkey U17 The Turks are set to fly to Qatar to prepare for the showcase event to be held in India… Turkey has announced its 21-member squad for the upcoming FIFA U-17 World Cup to be held in India from October 6 to 28.The Turkish side has made two appearances at the FIFA U-17 World Cup in the years 2005 and 2009.  The current crop of players selected for the tournament will now embark on a preparatory tour to Doha in Qatar before making their journey to India for the mega-event. The side is set to play two preparatory games in Qatar.The announced 21-member squad comprises of three goalkeepers, seven defenders, seven midfielders and four forwards all born in the year 2000. What is interesting to see is that Malik Karaahmet, the key player for the Turkish side as identified by Goal, has made it into the final 21-member squad.  Article continues below Editors’ Picks ‘I’m getting better’ – Can Man Utd flop Fred save his Old Trafford career? Why Barcelona god Messi will never be worshipped in the same way in Argentina Lyon treble & England heartbreak: The full story behind Lucy Bronze’s dramatic 2019 Liverpool v Man City is now the league’s biggest rivalry and the bitterness is growing Goalkeepers: Berke Özer, Ozan Can Oruç and Eren BilenDefenders: Şahan Akyüz, İsmail Çokçalış, Abdussamed Karnuçu, Bekir Melih Gökçimen, Ozan Muhammet Kabak, Ramazan Emirhan Civelek and Berk ÇetinMidfielders: Egehan Gök, Kerem Atakan Kesgin, Atalay Babacan, Recep Gül, Sezer Taşkolu, Sefa Akgün and Umut GüneşForwards: Embiya Ayyıldız, Yunus Akgün, Malik Karaahmet and Ahmed KutucuGalatasaray are the most represented club at Mexico U-17 National Team, with seven players of their players on their way to India.The Turkish U-17’s will be part of Group B alongside Paraguay, Mali and New Zealand.last_img

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