Guyana names 20-man squad ahead of Concacaf Nations League encounters
Published on 02 September 2019
Credit GFF Media
L – R: Head Coach Marcio Maximo; Players – Delwin Fraser, Kevin Dundas, Ryan Hackett at GFF’s national Training Centre, Providence
GEORGETOWN, Guyana (August 31, 2019) — Newly-appointed Head Coach of the Golden Jaguars, Guyana’s senior men’s national team, Brazilian Márcio Máximo has shortlisted a 20-man squad to play the first two matches of the Concacaf Nations League against Aruba and Jamaica respectively.
Coach Maximo said although he has been with the team for just 10 days, he has been able to see the characteristics of the players to provide a good combination of locally-based and international players.
Maximo said preparations have been going well and while there are no guarantees in international football, the intention is to win the upcoming matches.
“The guys are very motivated. They have shown great interest and, of course, they understand the tactical elements,” the coach said. We will go to the game with optimism that we can have a good result against both Aruba and Jamaica.”
The Golden Jaguars take on Aruba on the September 6 in Curacao and Jamaica on home soil at the National Track and Field Centre, Leonora at 7 pm September 9 in the first week of matches in League B of the Concacaf Nations League.
The squad is as follows:
|Alex Murray||Goalkeeper||Santos FC|
|Akel Clarke||Goalkeeper||SV WBC|
|Quillan Roberts||Goalkeeper||Forge FC|
|Sam Cox||Defender||Hampton & Richmond FC|
|Sherwin Skeete||Defender||Fruta Conquerors|
|Kevin Layne||Defender||Guyana Defence Force FC|
|Raphael Edwards||Defender||SV WBC|
|Matthew Briggs||Defender||HB Koge|
|Liam Gordon||Defender||Dagenham & Redbridge FC|
|Clive Nobrega||Midfielder||Eagles FC|
|Daniel Wilson||Midfielder||Guyana Police Force FC|
|Delwin Fraser||Midfielder||Guyana Defence Force FC|
|Stephen Duke-McKenna||Midfielder||Queens Park Rangers FC|
|Ryan Hackett||Midfielder||Fruta Conquerors|
|Kelsey Benjiman||Forward||Caledonia AIA|
|Keanu Marsh-Brown||Forward||Newport County AFC|
|Pernell SChultz||Forward||Guyana Police Force FC|
|Terell Ondann||Forward||Grenoble Foot 38|
|Sheldon Holder||Forward||Caledonia AIA|
|Head Coach||Marcio Maximo|
|Assistant Coach||Charles Pollard|
|Goalkeeper Coach||Eon De Veira|
|Lead Physiotherapist||Denzil Hernandez|
|Head of Sports Science||Wilson Toledo|
|Head of Recruitment||Faizal Khan|
|Team Operations Manager||Rawle Adams|
|Equipment Manager||Trevor Burnett|
The Guyana Golden Jaguars’ remaining fixtures are
∙ October 11: Antigua and Barbuda vs Guyana in Antigua.
∙ October 14: Guyana vs Antigua and Barbuda in Guyana.
∙ November 15: Guyana vs Aruba in Guyana.
∙ November 18: Jamaica vs Guyana in Jamaica.