2006 Men's Hockey World Cup squads


This article lists the confirmed squads lists for 2006 Men's Hockey World Cup between September 6 to September 17, 2006.

Pool A


Argentina

Head coach: Sergio Vigil

No. Player Pos. Age
1 Juan Manuel Vivaldi GK 27
2 Juan Pablo Hourquebie 30
3 Juan Martin Lopez 21
4 Matias Vila 27
5 Ezequiel Paulón 30
6 Mariano Chao GK 34
7 Mario Almada 31
9 Rodrigo Vila 24
11 Lucas Cammareri 25
No. Player Pos. Age
12 Marcos Riccardi 24
15 Germán Orozco (c) 31
16 Fernando Oscaris 26
17 Matias Paredes 24
19 Matias Cammareri 27
20 Tomás Argento 19
21 Lucas Vila 20
22 Matias Rey 21
26 Pedro Ibarra 20

Australia

Head coach: Barry Dancer

No. Player Pos. Age
1 Jamie Dwyer 27
2 Liam de Young 24
3 Michael Boyce 26
4 Michael McCann 28
5 Troy Elder 28
6 Robert Hammond 25
7 Nathan Eglington 25
9 Mark Knowles 22
10 Russell Ford 23
No. Player Pos. Age
13 Luke Doerner 27
15 Bevan George 29
18 Stephen Lambert GK 26
20 Matt Naylor 23
21 Aaron Hopkins 26
24 Travis Brooks 26
25 Brent Livermore (c) 30
26 Dean Butler 29
30 Stephen Mowlam GK 29

Japan

Head coach: Akira Takahashi

No. Player Pos. Age
1 Hirofumi Miyoshi GK 29
2 Shunsuke Nagaoka GK 25
3 Kazuo Yoshida 28
4 Mitsuru Ito 27
5 Yutaka Bito 25
7 Kei Kawakami 22
8 Kenichi Katayama 30
9 Kazuyuki Ozawa (c) 27
10 Kazuhiro Tsubouchi 24
No. Player Pos. Age
12 Takahiko Yamabori 32
14 Toshiaki Fukuda 26
15 Akira Ito 25
16 Yasuaki Nishimura 23
17 Yuji Chaki 25
19 Takayasu Mizawa 19
21 Yoshihiro Anai 18
22 Hiroko Sakamoto 19
23 Naohiko Tobita 29

New Zealand

Head coach: Kevin Towns

No. Player Pos. Age
2 Mitesh Patel 30
6 Simon Child 18
7 Blair Hopping 26
8 Dean Couzins 25
10 Ryan Archibald (c) 26
12 Bradley Shaw 23
14 Bevan Hari 31
16 Paul Woolford GK 29
17 Kyle Pontifex GK 26
No. Player Pos. Age
18 Phil Burrows 26
19 Hayden Shaw 26
20 James Nation 29
21 Bryce Collins 28
22 Lloyd Stephenson 25
24 Gareth Brooks 27
25 Shea McAleese 22
28 Richard Petherick 20
30 Ben Collier 22

Pakistan

Head coach: Nasir Ali

No. Player Pos. Age
1 Rehan Butt 26
2 Ihsan Ullah 22
4 Ghanzafar Ali 25
5 Muhammad Saqlain (c) 28
7 Dilawar Hussain 27
8 Adnan Maqsood 27
9 Sohail Abbas 29
10 Salman Akbar GK 24
11 Muhammad Shabbir 28
No. Player Pos. Age
12 Nasir Ahmad GK 21
15 Shakeel Abbasi 22
16 Muhammad Zubair 17
17 Akhtar Ali 20
19 Muhammad Imran 27
20 Waseem Ahmad 29
22 Zeeshan Ashraf 29
23 Waqas Akbar 17
31 Adnan Zakir 19

Spain

Head coach: Maurits Hendriks

No. Player Pos. Age
1 Bernardino Herrera GK 28
2 Santi Freixa 23
4 Oriol Freixa 27
5 Francisco Fábregas Monegal (c) 28
6 Franc Dinares 18
8 Alex Fàbregas 25
9 Pablo Amat 28
10 Eduardo Tubau 25
12 Juan Fernandez 21
No. Player Pos. Age
13 Ramón Alegre 25
15 Víctor Sojo 22
16 Xavier Ribas 30
17 Albert Sala 25
18 Rodrigo Garza 26
19 Pau Quemada 23
20 Sergi Enrique 18
22 Francisco Cortés GK 23
23 David Alegre 22

Pool B


England

Head coach: Jason Lee

No. Player Pos. Age
3 Nick Brothers GK 23
4 Glenn Kirkham 23
5 Richard Alexander 24
6 Richard Mantell 25
7 Jerome Goudie 29
8 Simon Mantell 22
9 Martin Jones 25
10 Matt Daly 23
11 Brett Garrard 30
No. Player Pos. Age
12 Jonty Clarke 25
13 Rob Moore 25
14 Ben Hawes 26
15 Scott Cordon 26
17 Alistair Wilson 22
18 Barry Middleton 22
20 James Tindall 23
21 Jon Bleby 26
25 James Fair GK 25

Germany

Head coach: Bernhard Peters

No. Player Pos. Age
1 Christian Schulte GK 31
2 Ulrich Bubolz GK 25
4 Philipp Crone 29
5 Sebastian Biederlack 24
6 Eike Duckwitz 26
7 Carlos Nevado 23
9 Moritz Fürste 21
10 Jan Marco Montag 23
11 Björn Emmerling 30
No. Player Pos. Age
13 Justus Scharowsky 26
14 Tibor Weißenborn 25
16 Niklas Meinert 25
17 Timo Weß (c) 24
19 Christopher Zeller 21
22 Matthias Witthaus 23
25 Philipp Zeller 23
26 Oliver Hentschel 25
29 Sebastian Draguhn 22

India

Head coach: Vasudevan Baskaran

No. Player Pos. Age
1 Bharat Chettri GK 24
2 Dilip Tirkey (c) 28
3 Kanwalpreet Singh 24
4 V. R. Raghunath 18
6 Prabodh Tirkey 21
9 Gagan Ajit Singh 23
10 Tejbir Singh 23
11 Nitin Kumar 22
12 Adrian D'Souza GK 22
No. Player Pos. Age
15 Raj Pal Singh 23
16 Shivendra Singh 23
18 Viren Rasquinha 25
19 Gowdalli Hariprasad 20
21 Vinaya Vakkaliga Swamy 20
22 Ignace Tirkey 25
23 Arjun Halappa 26
27 Vikram Pillay 24
28 Tushar Khandker 21

Korea

Head coach: Cho Sang-Jun

No. Player Pos. Age
1 Ko Dong-Sik GK 32
2 Lee Seung-il 23
3 Kim Chul 26
5 Kim Yong-Bae (c) 32
6 Lee Nam-Yong 22
7 Seo Jong-Ho 26
8 Kang Seong-Jung 28
9 Yoon Sung-Hoon 23
10 You Hyo-Sik 24
No. Player Pos. Age
11 Lee Jung-Seon 30
13 Yeo Chang-Yong 21
14 Lee Sung-Min 22
15 Cha Jong-Bok 26
16 Lee Myung-Ho GK 26
17 Hong Eun-Seong 23
18 Hong Sung-Kweon 22
19 Yeo Woon-Kon 32
25 Jang Jong-Hyun 22

Netherlands

Head coach: Roelant Oltmans

No. Player Pos. Age
1 Guus Vogels GK 31
3 Geert-Jan Derikx DF 25
4 Karel Klaver FW 27
7 Sander van der Weide DF 30
8 Ronald Brouwer FW 27
9 Roderick Weusthof FW 24
10 Taeke Taekema DF 26
12 Jeroen Delmee (c) MF 33
13 Klaas Veering GK 24
No. Player Pos. Age
14 Teun de Nooijer MF 30
15 Eby Kessing MF 22
16 Floris Evers MF 23
18 Rob Reckers FW 25
19 Matthijs Brouwer FW 26
20 Jesse Mahieu DF 28
23 Timme Hoyng MF 30
24 Robert van der Horst DF 21
27 Rogier Hofman FW 20

South Africa

No. Player Pos. Age
1 Andrew Cronje 22
2 Lloyd Norris-Jones 20
3 Ken Forbes 28
5 Justin Reid-Ross 20
6 Bruce Jacobs (c) 31
7 Wayne Madsen 22
8 Brett Tucker 27
10 Tommy Hammond 21
11 Clyde Abrahams 27
No. Player Pos. Age
14 Eric Rose-Innes 25
15 Brenden Botes GK 23
16 Marvin Bam 28
17 Geoff Abbott 21
18 Thornton McDade 25
19 Chris Hibbert GK 30
21 Lungile Tsolekile 22
22 Ian Symons 26
26 Denzil Dolley 29