Watford Water Polo Watford Goalies Peter & Aril make England Men’s & U17’s Squads

Watford Water Polo are pleased to announce that two of their Goalies Peter Pickford & Aril Pandya have been selected for the current Men’s Senior team & U17’s Junior England squad’s.

Watford’s 1st team Goalie Peter Pickford has been selected to represent the England senior team at the EU Nations tournament in Szczecin, Poland 19th – 21st May.

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Head Coach of the England men’s senior team, Tim Dunsbee commented on the announcement of the team: “The England team for the senior EU Nations event has been selected with the 29th World University Games (Universiade) to be held in Chinese Taipei August 19th – 30th 2017 in mind. It’s obviously a very young side for a senior international team but we are looking forward to this competition as part of the preparation for the Universiade”

The team for the EU Nations event is:

Peter Pickford (Watford), Will Rayson (Cheltenham) Addison Brown (Tyldsley), Dylan Green, Lewis Daly, Dan Paddon, Joel Leighton, Aaron Winstanley (City Of Manchester),  Matthew Kelly & Jordan Elliot (Solihull) Thomas Grieve (Sheffield) Ben Tinkler Davis (Invicta) Elliott Kelly & Alex Gaywood (Sheffield)

Aril Pandya has been selected to play for England U17′s in the EU Nations tournament to be held in Brno, Czech Republic over the Easter weekend 14th – 16th April.


England will play Scotland & Denmark in their group & then should they progress they will face Malta or South Africa in the next round.

Watford Water Polo wish both players & all the England squad lots of good luck in their respective competitions.