Tonight (Wednesday 27th) the Young Ospreys under 18's take on the Blues in their last match of the season. With the Reebok Cup firmly tucked away at the Liberty Stadium, Head Coach Phil John looks to the future.
In planning for next year John has selected a squad that includes thirteen players who are available for him to chase a 4th title next season. For this fixture against the Blues the Young Ospreys are pleased to return to Llandarcy Academy of Sport after a two month absence. The team is led by utility back Chris Banfield (pictured) who has been involved in every under 18 game this season. The team also welcome back influenrial scrum half Athony Busselli (pictured) who missed the Reebok Final because of injury. The rest of the team is: 15 Morgan Evans14 Chad Punchard13 Chris Lewis12 Craig Baker11 Ryan Bayliss10 Chris Banfield (capt)9 Anthony Busselli1 Will Taylor2 Gareth Harvey3 Nathan Brey4 Morgan Evans5 Ben Thomas6 Ashley Berrow7 Guy Jones8 Gethin JonesReplacements:16 Shane Davies17 Michael Hathaway18 Rhys Jones19 Jamie George20 Matthew Wedlake21 John Thomas22 Dafydd Hopkins