2019 Wanderers Academy Awards night wrap

The Wanderers' best young talent was recognised last night at the Wanderers Academy's annual Awards Night at Waterview in Bicentennial Park. 

It was another wonderful season for the Wanderers Academy with the Red & Black claiming the Premiership in the under 13s, 14s, 15s, and 18s, as well as being crowned the Champions in the U14s over the weekend. 

The successful year has been capped off by the announcement of the coveted Player of the Year Award from each of the Academy teams and significantly 

It was another wonderful season for the Wanderers Academy with the Red & Black claiming the Premiership in the under 13s, 14s, 15s, and 18s, as well as being crowned the Champions in the U14s.

Rising star Mo Adam, who has featured in most of the Hyundai A-League team's pre-season and FFA Cup matches recently, was named the Wanderers' Youth Tema Player of the Year. 

Ian Crook Mo Adam


Yousef Sawalha was named the under 20s Player of the Year after helping the Red & black claim the Premiership while under 13s midfielder Oliver Randazzo claimed the Player of the Year Award. 

Attacker Alexander Badolato, who was one of the standouts in the Wanderers campaign in Japan last month, was named the under 14s Player of the Year. 

Captain and midfielder of the Wanderers under 15s Matthew Scarcella was named the Player of the Year for his side whilst Joe Bertolissio took out the award for the under 16s. 

Whilst George Antonis, brother of Socceroo and former Wanderers midfielder Terry, claimed the under 18s award.

Wanderers Academy Award Winners
U13 Player of the Year 2019 - Oliver Randazzo
U14 Player of the Year 2019 - Alexander Badolato
U15 Player of the Year 2019 - Matthew Scarcella
U16 Player of the Year 2019 - Joel Bertolissio
U18 Player of the Year 2019 - George Antonis
U20 Player of the Year 2019 - Yousef Sawalha
Youth Team Player of the Year 2019 - Mohamed Adam