Sporting Clube De Goa's custodian Felix D'Souza will lead Goa for the Santosh trophy to be held in Chennai from May 24.
The team, that is a mixture of young and experienced players, will leave for Chennai on Sunday.
Dempo's Climax Lawrence, Mahesh Gawli, John Dias and Joaquim Abranches, who have been included in the Goa squad, will not be available for their cluster IV matches against Jharkhand (May 25) and Arunachal Pradesh (May 27) as their club play their AFC Cup playoff pre-quarterfinals against Kuwait Sports Club in Kuwait on May 26.
The Goa squad have emerged victorious in all the three friendlies that they recently played against local teams.
The team: Felix D'Souza (capt), Laxmikant Kattimani (goalkeeper), John Dias, Covan Lawerence, Rowilson Rodrigues, Mathew Gonsalves, Fulgancio Cardozo, Mahesh Gawli, Peter Costa, Nicolau Borges, Wilton Gomes, Nicholas Rodrigues, Climax Lawrence, Francis Fernandes, Anthony D'souza, Bevan D'Mello, Branco Cardozo, Fredy Mascarenhas and Joaquim Abranches.
Akash Chorpa (Physio), Mariano Dias (Coach), Lawerence Gomes (Manager).