Five Swans selected for Toulon Tournament

15th May 2017

Five Swansea City players have been selected to represent Wales at this summer’s Toulon Tournament.

Striker Liam Cullen – who has netted 19 goals for the under-18s this campaign – will represent the Swans alongside winger Daniel James, who scored nine goals for the Under-23s.

Fellow academy products Lewis Thomas, Joe Rodon and Jack Evans have also been called into Rob Page’s Wales Under-21 squad for the 45th edition of the tournament.

The young Dragons kick-off their campaign in Group B against 12-time winners France before they face Ivory Coast and Bahrain.


Full schedule:

Tuesday, May 30: France v Wales

Friday, June 2: Bahrain v Wales

Monday, June 5: Wales v Ivory Coast

Semi-finals: June 8

3rd/4th play-off: June 10

Final: June 10


Full squad: 

Goalkeepers: Lewis Thomas (Swansea City), Luke Pilling (Tranmere Rovers).

Defenders: Cole Dailva (Chelsea), Cameron Coxe (Cardiff City), Mitchell Clark (Aston Villa), Regan Poole (Manchester United), Aron Davies (Fulham), Rhys Norrington-Davies (Sheffield United), Rhys Abbruzzese (Cardiff City), Joe Rodon (Swansea City).

Midfielders: Matthew Smith (Manchester City), Nathan Broadhead (Everton), Jack Evans (Swansea City), David Brooks (Sheffield United), Mark Harris (Cardiff City), Rhyle Ovenden (Watford).

Strikers: Tyler Roberts (WBA), Daniel James (Swansea City), Liam Cullen (Swansea City), George Thomas (Coventry City).