Photo: Metro coach Matthew Rhodes is pleased with the club's two new signings [PlessPix]
Metro have signed two new players.
Lars Englisch is a 17-year-old defensive midfielder and a German exchange student.
He played with 1FC 08 Hassloch in Germany.
Lee Yuill, 24, is a left-fullback who has playing experience in the Victorian Premier League.
Metro have also installed a weights gymnasium at North Chigwell.
“We’ll use the weights gym two or three times a week, in addition to our normal training sessions,” said Metro coach, Matthew Rhodes.
Just a reminder about the two practice matches scheduled for this weekend at Olinda Grove.
South Hobart will play New Town Eagles at 2pm on Saturday, while Beachside will meet Taroona at 2.30pm on Sunday.
In their latest game at the NTC Challenge series in Canberra, Tasmania beat the Northern NSW Institute of Sport 1-0.
Tasmania now has one win and four losses from their five outings to date.
English FA Cup
Luton Town 1-3 Charlton Athletic
NK Osijek 1-3 Dinamo Zagreb
Newell's Old Boys 0-1 Olimpo
Banfield 0-0 Boca Juniors
Argentinos Juniors 1-2 Lanus
Quilmes 1-0 San Lorenzo