England name EU Nations squad

England have selected a strong senior squad for the EU Nations Water Polo Tournament in the Czech Republic.

Coach Tim Dunsbee is taking 15 players to Prague for the event, which takes place from 18-20 May.

Skippered by London 2012 Olympian Rob Parker, England have been drawn in Group B and face Switzerland, hosts Czech Republic, Denmark and Lithuania.

Their first match is on Friday at 11.30am against Switzerland and they will then take on the Czech Republic at 5.45pm.

England squad for EU Nations Tournament

  • Joel Abbott
  • Chris Armstrong
  • Tom Curwen
  • Jordan Elliot
  • Dylan Green
  • Matt Holland
  • Ciaran James
  • Joel Leighton
  • Ryan Padbury
  • Dan Paddon
  • Rob Parker (Captain)
  • Peter Pickford
  • Jake Vincent
  • Jack Waller
  • Aaron Winstanley

Coach: Tim Dunsbee

On Saturday, England face Lithuania at 11.30am before playing at 5.45pm against Denmark.

Sunday’s matches see Group B teams playing matches against sides from Group A, depending on where they finish in the final table.

That means England will also play one further match against either Ireland, South Africa, Belgium, Wales or Singapore to decide the final rankings.