Reds sign trio on scholarships

Adelaide United are pleased to confirm Youth Team players Apostolos Stamatelopoulos, Kristin Konstandopoulos, and Ryan Strain have signed scholarship contracts with the Club for the Hyundai A-League.

Stamatelopoulos, 18, and Konstandopoulos, 18, have put pen to paper on two-year contracts, while Strain, 20, has signed a one-year deal. 

The trio were a part of this season’s Hyundai A-League pre-season and impressed the Reds’ Head Coach, Marco Kurz. 

Stamatelopoulos will wear the number 25 jersey, while Konstandopoulos has been given the number 28 shirt. Strain will wear the number 29.

Speaking on the signings of the trio, Adelaide United General Manager of Football, Ante Kovacevic, said: “We’re very happy to have added AP (Stamatelopoulos), Kristin, and Ryan to our squad. 

“They have been identified by the coaching staff as having great potential and we are eager to assist with their development.” 

Adelaide United Squad:
Johan ABSALONSEN, Daniel ADLUNG, George BLACKWOOD, Lachlan BROOK, Baba DIAWARA, Jordan ELSEY, Tarek ELRICH, Ben GARUCCIO, Ersan GÜLÜM, ISAÍAS, Paul IZZO, Ryan KITTO, Vince LIA, Kristin KONSTANDOPOULOS, Nathan KONSTANDOPOULOS, Daniel MARGUSH, Michael MARRONE, Karim MATMOUR, Nikola MILEUSNIC, Jordan O'DOHERTY, Mark OCHIENG, Taylor REGAN, Apostolos STAMATELOPOULOS, Ryan STRAIN, Ben WARLAND