Jets young guns in Young Socceroos squad

NEWCASTLE Jets young guns Connor Chapman, Josh Brillante, Mitch Cooper and Adam Taggart have been named in Young Socceroos squad to contest a tournament in Vietnam next month.

The Young Socceroos will take on Iran, Vietnam and Uzbekistan over seven days in as part of the preparations for the Asian Football Confederations under-19 Championship which will be held in the United Arab Emirates in November.

Jets youth team keeper Jack Duncan was overlooked for the tournament.

The Jets have the largest representation of the A-League clubs. Sydney FC is next with three.

The squad goes into camp on Monday and returns to Australia on September 10.

The Jets players will be unavailable for A-League trials against Brisbane Roar in Tamworth (September 1) and Sydney FC at Leichhardt Oval (September 9).

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