Dulwich Hamlet boss promotes AFC Wimbledon defender’s teen brother to first-team squad

Gavin Rose Dulwich Hamley v Needham Market, Bostik League Premier Division, Champion Hill, 7 October 2017.

Dulwich Hamlet manager Gavin Rose has revealed he has promoted teenage defender Kiki Oshilaja – brother of AFC Wimbledon stopper Deji – to his first-team squad.

The younger Oshilaja has graduated from Dulwich’s academy and Rosesaid he wants to bring the young centre-back on this season.

“He was captain of the academy last year,” said the Hamlet boss. “He’s been playing in friendlies for the first team.

“We’re hoping to progress him, probably in the cup competitions and we’ll develop him from there.”