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23 man squad for Slovakia game selected
National manager Allen Bula has picked his squad for the friendly against Slovakia, which will be Gibraltar’s first since joining UEFA.
The squad, which consists of 19 locally based players, also has three ‘English’ players, in Barnsley’s Scott Wiseman, Danny Higginbotham of Chester, and Adam Priestley, who plays for Farsley. San Roque CD’s Liam Walker, who played for Portsmouth last season, also makes the team.
Goalkeepers: Jordan Perez (Lincoln), Jamie Robba (Lynx), Kevin de los Santos (Manchester 62)
Defenders: Roy Chipolina (Lincoln), Scott Wiseman (Barnsley [England]), Ryan Casciaro (Lincoln), Matt Reoch (Manchester 62), Danny Higginbotham (Chester [England]) Jack Sergeant (Manchester 62), Joseph Chipolina (St Josephs), Yogen Santos (Manchester 62)
Midfielders: Liam Walker (San Roque CD [Spain]), Robert Guilling (Lincoln), Jeremy Lopez (Manchester 62), Daniel Duarte (Lincoln), Julian Bado (Lynx), Daylian Victor (College Europa), Kyle Casciaro (Lincoln)
Forwards: Lee Casciaro (Lincoln), Al Greene (Glacis) George Cabrera (Lincoln), Adam Priestley (Farsley [England]), John Paul Duarte (Lincoln)
The game against Slovakia kicks off at 6:30 PM local time (7:30 Gib time) on Tuesday 19th in the Estadio do Algarve in Faro, Portugal.