Versatile enough to play everywhere across the backline and sometimes in midfield for Waikato in the NZFC this season, Aaron also took over the captaincy of his club, leading a young team to a mid-table finish.
Having spent four years in the academy of German club Hansa Rostock, Cole was enticed home to feature as part of Stu Jacobs' Junior All Whites squad for the FIFA U-20 World Cup in Canada.
The 2007 New Zealand Young Footballer of the year was one of New Zealand's best performers at last year's FIFA U-20 World Cup, impressing Wellington Phoenix and All Whites boss Ricki Herbert enough to hand the young stopper a place in both squads later that year.
Glasgow was the fourth Commonwealth Games for Greg. He has competed at the 1998 Games in Kuala Lumpur, placing 3rd; at the 2002 Games in Manchester, placing 1st; and at the 2006 Games in Melbourne, placing 10th overall in track and 6th for the road event.