National senior football team coach Theodore Whitmore, says he welcomes the three international friendlies set for Japan, next month.

The team is to play the host on June 3, before taking on top European side Serbia on June 7, they close out the three game series on June 12 against the Japan under 23.

Whitmore says the games will come at an appropriate time, as they prepare for the upcoming Gold Cup and World Cup competitions.

He says each player will have to work to select himself.

Whitmore says the last six months of 2021 will be hectic for the team.

Theodore Whitmore, coach of the National senior football team.