The disappointment of not being able to attend the best youth Football tournament in the world for the first time in 15 years due to timing has been replaced with a sense of satisfaction with a brilliant European tour taking its place.
The club will embark on a pre-season tour involving players from our Under 18's and Under 20's.
The tour will depart Sydney on January 4th 2017, with the playing group arriving back in Sydney on Australia Day January 26th, 2017 flying with Etihad Airlines.
Brief tour highlights feature approximately 10 days in London and Manchester and approximately 10 to 11 days in Rome and Viareggio.
The Club will be playing against leading high calibre English and Italian Youth teams and the squad will play between 9 and 11 matches.
Tour highlights will feature attending the Manchester United Vs Liverpool clash in Manchester on Saturday the 14th January 2017.
Lazio Vs Atalanta at the Olympic Stadium in Rome on Sunday the 15th January 2017 and the Juventus Vs Lazio fixture at Juventus' magnificent new stadium in Turin on Sunday the 22nd of January 2017.
Please note tickets to the Manchester United Vs Liverpool game will obviously be subject to availability. The other two matches, match tickets will be confirmed.
Full tour itinerary will be released early October and for further info and details please ring the Tour Administrator Bill Kadayifci on 0419 630 967.