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Whitecaps FC announce U-16 Residency roster for the 2016-17 season

VANCOUVER, BC – Vancouver Whitecaps FC announced today the club’s U-16 Residency roster for the 2016-17 United States Soccer Development Academy (USSDA) season. The opening league match for the ‘Caps is on Saturday, September 3 on the road at Sacramento Republic FC.

15 players on the roster are from British Columbia, 14 of whom came through the EA SPORTS BC Soccer Premier League. Eight players on the roster call Alberta home, with seven new players coming in following the recent partnership announcement between Whitecaps FC and the Alberta Soccer Association. Ottawa, Ontario’s Haider Kadhom rounds out the roster.

18 players on the roster have previously been called up to Canadian youth national teams.

Three players return to the U-16 roster from the previous season:

  • Alessandro Hojabrpour (Burnaby, BC)
  • Evan Ince (North Vancouver, BC)
  • Trevor Schneider (Coquitlam, BC).

Nine players move up to the U-16 team from the Pre-Residency roster:

  • Nicolas Budisa (Vancouver, BC)
  • Christian Campagna (Surrey, BC)
  • Logan Chung (Port Coquitlam, BC)
  • T-Boy Faiya (Edmonton, AB)
  • Eryk Kobza (North Vancouver, BC)
  • Christopher Lee (West Vancouver, BC)
  • Tristan Torresan (North Vancouver, BC)
  • Nikolas White (Port Moody, BC)
  • Ali Zohar (Surrey, BC)

12 new players enter the Residency program:

  • Jefferson Alade (Sherwood Park, AB)
  • Jacob Aulin-Angelozzi (Airdrie, AB)
  • Keisean Brooks (Calgary, AB)
  • Anthony Caceres (Leduc, AB)
  • Jose Hernandez (Edmonton, AB)
  • Haider Kadhom (Ottawa, ON)
  • Daniel Kaiser (Calgary, AB)
  • Darlington Murasiranwa (Edmonton, AB)
  • Nikolas Papakyriakopoulous (New Westminster, BC)
  • Andrew Peat (Port Coquitlam, BC)
  • Jake Ruby (North Vancouver, BC)
  • Gurman Sangha (Coquitlam, BC)
First Name
Last Name
Position
City
Previous Club
Jefferson
Alade
FOR
Sherwood Park, AB
FC Edmonton
Jacob
Aulin-Angelozzi
FOR
Airdrie, AB
Calgary Foothills FC
Keisean
Brooks
DEF
Calgary, AB
Calgary Villains
Nicolas
Budisa
MF
Vancouver, BC
Fusion FC
Anthony
Caceres
MF
Leduc, AB
FC Edmonton
Christian
Campagna
DEF
Surrey, BC
Surrey United SC
Logan
Chung
MF
Port Coquitlam, BC
Coquitlam Metro Ford SC
T-Boy
Fayia
FOR
Edmonton, AB
Sherwood Park
Jose
Hernandez
FOR
Edmonton, AB
FC Edmonton
Alessandro
Hojabrpour
MF
Burnaby, BC
Coquitlam Metro Ford SC
Evan
Ince
GK
North Vancouver, BC
NVFC
Haider
Kadhom
MF
Ottawa, ON
Ottawa Gloucester Soccer Club
Daniel
Kaiser
DEF
Calgary, AB
Calgary Foothills FC
Eryk
Kobza
FOR
North Vancouver, BC
Mountain United FC
Christopher
Lee
DEF
West Vancouver, BC
Mountain FC
Darlington
Murasiranwa
 GK
Edmonton, AB
FC Edmonton
Nikolas
Papakyriakopoulos
MF/DEF
New Westminster, BC
Coquitlam Metro Ford SC
Andrew
Peat
DEF
Port Coquitlam, BC
Coquitlam Metro Ford SC
Jake
Ruby
DEF
North Vancouver, BC
Mountain United FC
Gurman
Sangha
MF
Coquitlam, BC
Mountain United FC
Trevor
Schneider
GK
Coquitlam, BC
Coquitlam Metro Ford SC
Tristan
Torresan
MF
North Vancouver, BC
Mountain United FC
Nikolas
White
DEF
Port Moody, BC
Coquitlam Metro Ford SC
Ali
Zohar
MF
Surrey, BC
Surrey United SC
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