Albion academy to hold open goalkeeper trials

An image of the goal net with the Smethwick End in the background

Could you or someone you know be the next Alex Palmer or Josh Griffiths?

West Bromwich Albion will be holding open goalkeeper trials for U9 and U10 players on Thursday, November 2 at the club’s indoor academy dome (B71 4LQ).

Goalkeeper-specific sessions will be laid on by Albion academy coaches, focusing on possession drills, handling drills and shot-stopping drills.

The U9 session, for boys in year 4 at school (Sep 1 2014 – Aug 31 2015), will run from 5.30pm to 6.30pm.

The U10 session, for boys in year 5 at school (Sep 1 2013 – Aug 31 2014), will take place from 6.30pm to 7.30pm.

Those wishing to attend are politely asked to send the following details across to Tom Brady ( by Tuesday, October 31:

  • Name of child
  • Current club playing for
  • Date of birth
  • Academy