Dean Whitehead’s side to face Aberdeen in a friendly
- Town’s youngsters to take part in a series of friendlies against high level opposition
- Dean Whitehead’s U19 side will face sides from England and Scotland
- Young Terriers to face Aberdeen in their first friendly
Huddersfield Town’s Under-19 side will compete against top opposition in a series of friendly matches.
Dean Whitehead’s side will face Aberdeen, Brentford B, Celtic, Hibernian and Rangers.
Over the course of the 2019/20 campaign, Town’s youngsters will play each side in a friendly home and away. After all 10 fixtures have taken place, the top two sides will play a final friendly match.
In the friendlies players under the age of 21 can be used, however, three overage players and one overage goalkeeper can feature.
Town’s cup campaign gets underway against Aberdeen on Tuesday 17 September 2019;1pm kick-off.
The Young Terriers travel to Brechin City’s Glebe Park (30 Trinity Rd, Brechin DD9 6BJ).
Dean Whitehead has named his Under-19 squad, which features EDT players Rarmani Edmonds-Green and Demeaco Duhaney, for the first trip to Scotland. However, no overage players have been named.
Giosue Bellagambi, Jacob Chapman
Demeaco Duhaney, Rarmani Edmonds-Green, Jaheim Headley, Mustapha Olagunju, Ilounga Pata
Tim Akinola, Josh Austerfield, Matty Daly, Scott High, Andrew Ijiwole, Will McCamley, Sam Sharrock-Peplow, Aaron Rowe
You can follow live updates from the game on the Academy Twitter account; @htafcAcademy.