Trial for Foundation Player Development Academy

Foundation Player Development Academy player

Trial to be a part of The Albion Foundation's Player Development Academies for the 2020/21 season.

The trials are open to boys between the ages of eight and 11 and are available in three different Academy locations.

The next step in the pathway from Player Development Centres, the Player Development Academy has a key link with the West Bromwich Albion Academy, helping to identify those that are talented and supporting their progress through the Club’s player pathway.

Player Development Academy participants will take part in fixtures against other community programme teams during half term and term holidays and all sessions are delivered by our FA and UEFA qualified coaches that are all first aid and DBS checked.

All trials will observe guidelines set out by the government and FA in respect to the Covid-19 pandemic.

The Oak Park, South Bromsgrove and Sandwell Player Development Academies are all hosting trials, information for each trial can be found below.

Please note: South Bromsgrove and Sandwell trials will both be held at Portway Lifestyle Centre in Oldbury.

Oak Park PDA - Oak Park Active Living Centre

Wednesday, August 26 – 10am to 12pm – Under-8 and Under-9

Wednesday, August 26 – 1pm to 3pm – Under-10 and Under-11

South Bromsgrove PDA - Portway Lifestyle Centre

Thursday, August 27 – 10am to 12pm – Under-8 and Under-9 

Thursday, August 27 – 1pm to 3pm – Under-10 and Under-11

Sandwell Academy PDA - Portway Lifestyle Centre

Friday, August 28 – 10am to 12pm - Under-8 and Under-9 

Friday, August 28 – 1pm to 3pm - Under-10 and Under-11

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