|Hometown:||Christchurch, New Zealand|
Quick Facts: Philip comes to UAlbany as the latest member of the New Zealand pipeline. He is currently a member of the New Zealand U20 pool seeking to qualify for the 2019 FIFA U20 World Cup. A member of the Wellington Phoenix club, Philip has served as a youth team captain and helped lead his squads to multiple tournament successes.
Gorman on Philip: “Sam is a player with great experience in the New Zealand youth national team pools. He’s a composed, athletic, player equally comfortable going forward as he is defending. He can play a number of positions and brings a great desire to get better. We’re excited to welcome him as our latest Kiwi here at UAlbany.”
Samuel “Sam” Philip… son of Simon and Sara Philip… has one brother, James, and one sister, Emily… intends to major in Economics