- Monday April 29th, 2019 @ 11:44
Holt Named In IRL U17 Squad
Saints Academy player, Brandon Holt, has been named in the Republic of Ireland Under-17 squad for the 2019 UEFA European Under-17 Championships, which kick off in Ireland on Friday, May 3.
We got Brandon's thoughts on his inclusion and the prospect of playing in the upcoming European Championships on home soil.
â€œIâ€™m Over The Moon, Weâ€™re Ready To Go!â€ - #SaintsAcademy player Brandon Holt is in the ðŸ‡®ðŸ‡ª U17 squad for the European Championships which begin in Ireland this Friday. The boys in green will face Czech Republic, Belgium & Greece. Good luck Brandon #InternationalSaints ðŸ"´âšªï¸âš½ï¸ pic.twitter.com/ljZD1BOEx3— St Patrick's Athletic FC (@stpatsfc) April 29, 2019
Republic of Ireland Under-17 Squad
Goalkeepers: Gavin Bazunu (Manchester City), Jimmy Corcoran (Preston North End), Harry Halwax (Derby County)
Defenders: Sean McEvoy (Ballinmallard United), Anselmo Garcia McNulty (Real Betis), Luke Turner (Aberdeen), Andrew Omobamidele (Norwich City), Timi Sobowale (Manchester City), James Furlong (Shamrock Rovers)
Midfielders: Charlie McCann (Manchester United), Joe Hodge (Manchester City), Brandon Holt (St Patrick's Athletic), Seamas Keogh (Southampton), Ronan McKinley (Derry City), Sean Kennedy (Sunderland), Festy Ebsoele (Derby County)
Forwards: Matt Everitt (Brighton & Hove Albion), Conor Carty (Wolverhampton Wanderers), Joshua Giurgi (Norwich City)
Fixtures - Group A
Friday, May 3: Republic of Ireland v Greece, Tallaght Stadium, KO 7pm
Monday, May 6: Republic of Ireland v Czech Republic, RSC Waterford, KO 7pm
Thursday, May 9: Republic of Ireland v Belgium, Tallaght Stadium, KO 7pm