Academy Admissions Process

1. Trial

  • Register for a trial

  • We will contact you for a preliminary telephone interview

  • The trial is held at the main stadium

  • Applicants and their parents/guardians can attend

  • Applicants will play in a football match

  • The sporting, educational and leisure facilities will be on show

  • Meet the manager, tutors and existing students.  

  • There will be a presentation and question time (restrictions allowing)

2. Meeting 

  • A successful trial is followed by an personal invitation to meet the First team manager and Head of Education at the main stadium.

  • The meeting is for the student and their parents or guardians

3. Offer

  • Following a successful outcome a formal offer will be made 

4. Preparatory training programme

  • Following acceptance of offer to join the Academy students will begin training on a weekly basis with the first team manager. (government restrictions allowing)

  • Pre-season fixtures begin in July

5. Academy induction days are held in late July

6. The Academy Programme begins in August


Please click here to register for a trial