Football Showcase Event April 2019
Suitable for players aged 11 - 22.
Train and play to demonstrate your football ability in front of official scouts and club representatives from a range of football clubs from the north west of England. All levels of club will be represented; from Premier League down to semi-professional and non-league clubs. In addition, representatives from established scouting organisations, working for clubs across the UK and overseas, will also be in attendance and looking for talented players.
Timetable of the Day (subject to change)
10.45 hrs Arrive at Ten Acres Lane Sports Complex for registration. (please ensure you register with staff in reception a numbered bib will be issued at this point for you to wear the whole day, this identifies you to potential scouts, please do not remove this or swap)
11.00 hrs Welcome from Head Coach & Lead Coaches, Split into groups
11.10 hrs Warm up in groups and Fitness/SAQ work
11.25 hrs Coaching Session begins – Rotation round all the coaches
12.00 hrs Short break (please ensure you have a water bottle with you on the day)
12.05 hrs Coaching session continues – Rotation round all the coaches
12.45 hrs Lunch Break (please bring a packed lunch)
13.00 hrs Afternoon coaching session begins with small sided games
14.00 hrs 11 V 11 games for older age groups, depending upon size/age and ability the younger players may have an opportunity to take part
15.00 hrs Finish with group feedback
Please Remember to Bring With You:
· Full football kit, shin pads, boots (trainers for astro and boots grass) & water bottle
· Passport (with current valid UK visa if non EU)
· Completed Booking Form if you haven’t sent this to us already (Signed Parental Permission + parents’ contact details)
· Packed lunch and drinks for the day
Players who succeed in impressing the scouts will be invited to further trials with specific clubs.
Should a non EU visa student be successful in being scouted by a professional or amateur club in the UK, it would be the responsibility of the club and the individual player to ensure that they have secured the relevant UK work visa and permissions for this.
Ten Acre Lane Sports Complex
Ten Acres Lane, Manchester, United Kingdom