Jamaica football team head coach Winfried Schafer has announced the preliminary roster for upcoming Copa America tournament in Chile. Former Derby County striker Giles Barnes is included in the Jamaican squad after his impressive performance for Reggae Boyz against Venezuela.
Wes Morgan and Adrian Mariappa are the highlights of Caribbean 30-men squad. Jamaica is placed in Group B of Copa America 2015 and will be facing Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay in the initial stage of competition. Jamaica to play Uruguay in their first game of tournament on 13 June, 2015 at Estadio Regional de Antofagasta in Antofagasta.
Let’s have a look at the declared Jamaica’s roster.
Goalkeepers: Ryan Thompson, Duwayne Kerr, Dwayne Miller, Damion Hyatt.
Defenders: Wes Morgan, Jermaine Taylor, Michael Hector, Daniel Gordon, Adrian Mariappa, Hughan Gray, Alvas Powell, Richard Dixon, Kemar Lawrence.
Midfielders: Je-Vaughn Watson, Rodolph Austin, Joel Grant, Lance Laing, Garath McCleary, Shaun Cummings, Jobi McAnuff, Omar Holness.
Forwards: Allan Ottey, Michael Seaton, Giles Barnes, Darren Mattocks, Simon Dawkins, Deshorn Brown, Romeo Parkes, Andre Clennon, Dino Williams.
CVM TV will be telecasting live football matches of Copa America 2015 in Jamaica.