Irish Team Prepare to Host 8 Nations Water Polo Tournament

Date for your Diary! Ireland will be hosting the 2014 EU 8 Nations Water Polo Tournament at UL Sport this March! Teams from Ireland, Switzerland, Austria, Scotland, Denmark, Czech Republic, Wales and Malta will descend on Limerick from 14th – 16th March playing 20 games over the three days. Full details and schedule are available here. As part of their final preparations for the tournament, the Irish Senior Men’s Waterpolo squad are heading to Szeged in Hungary from the 7th to 10th March for a three day training camp . A total of 18 players will be travelling and over the course of the camp they will play 3 games against 2 local teams and a team from Romania. The trip will allow the squad to sharpen their team skills and allow the players from 7 different club teams to get used to playing together.

  • Squad : Eoin Doyle, Jamie Cope, Gav Curley, Alan Fogarty, Barry Murphy, Eoin Bridgeman, Eoin Nolan, Adam Caulfield, Sean Kenna, Shane Moraghan, Jozsef Kejak, Mark Fitzgearld, Gerry Wilkes, Stephen Loughran, Kevin Johnston, Jonny Donnelly, Ben Mathews.
  • Coach : Michael Banks
  • Manager: Ian McComish
  • Physio: Cara Mulcahy

The team of 15 will be selected for Limerick after the trip to Szeged in Hungary.

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