Woodbridge Strikers 1997 Boys return from Mexico City, Mexico after playing for our Canadian National U15 Team.
Six Woodbridge Strikers Player past and present represent Canada. Our current Strikers that represented Canada are Mateo Restrepo, Andrew Gordon, Phillip DiBennardo and Donte Henry presently playing with Woodbridge Strikers 1997 Boys. Along side them were past Strikers Luca Uccello and Kwame Amoah, who played with Woodbridge for past five years also represent Canada in Mexico City, Mexico
Canada participated in the Copa Mexico de Naciones Sub-15, a boys' U-15 tournament in Ciudad de Mexico from 18-24 June 2012. Canada was one of eight teams participating in the tournament, with group matches against Mexico (18 June), Nigeria (19 June) and Chile (20 June). Also competing in the event are Colombia, Costa Rica, Spain and USA from the opposite group.
Canada's U-15 coach Michael Findlay has selected 20 players for the event, with the 10-day national youth camp running 16-25 June. All 20 selected players come from clubs in Canada of which six players played with Woodbridge Strikers 1997 boys at some point and four presently are with the Woodbridge Soccer Club.
More news on the U15 National team, can be found on Canada Soccer, Official website for the Canadian Soccer Association.