The Puerto Rico Islanders FC announced that Joseph “Jackie” Marrero was called up to represent Puerto Rico in the upcoming Under 20 World Cup qualifying group towards the Under-20 World Cup in Turkey. Puerto Rico is part of Group A in the final round of the qualifiers, with Trinidad and Tobago, Curacao and Haiti. Group A will be played in Kingston Jamaica from November 3rd to the 10th.
“As I always say, it is great news whenever a player gets called up for their country. It is great for them and for the club because it is a reflection of the kind of players we have. We could not be prouder,” said Head Coach Adrian Whitbread.