Waltham Forest’s Academy will be holding a trials day on 24th June 2017, open to those aged 16-18.

The academy scheme offers players a BTEC Sports Diploma or a BTEC Extended Diploma, and a chance to play in the FA Youth Cup.

The trials will be held at Waltham Forest’s Wadham Lodge ground (Kitchener Road, Walthamstow, E17 4LJ), with the following schedule:

  • Registration: 12.30AM
  • Training: 1PM – 2.30PM
  • Debrief: 2.45PM – 3PM

For more information, and to book your place, please email eastlondonproacademy@hotmail.com.

Reasons to join Waltham Forest’s academy:

  • Strong links with pro clubs such as Crawley Town, Reading, Fleetwood Town, Birmingham City, Watford and Dagenham & Redbridge.
  • Coaching by UEFA qualified coaches
  • Training / study Monday, Tueday and Thurday with academy matches on Wednesdays
  • Direct route to semi professional football if set targets are exceeded
  • Team and individual performance analysis
  • Chance to progress onto University
  • An academy ethos that promotes core values of respect, trust, fairplay, belief, attitude and honesty
  • Study and football training both take place at the same venue