Source: EBU Facebook

Giorgio Provenza will be leading the U16 squad, assisted by Alan Shillitoe, and Harry Anoyrkatis is the new leader of the U26 squad, with Paul Barden acting as Team Manager. You can read their biographies, and those of a number of the young players, on the squad page. Michael Byrne continues as leader of the U21 squad, and Sally Brock, with Bryony Youngs, continues to lead the U26 Women. All the junior teams are preparing for the World Championships in China next summer. All four teams qualified at the 2017 European Youth Team Championships where England was the only country to achieve this feat. If you are interested in sponsoring the teams’ participation in the competition, please see here for more information.

Current junior squad