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Season So Far 2017-18

With the TWO THIRDS of the Season complete – we are striving to keep improving and Continue to make NW Elite Academy an Environment where players can attend, Enjoy and develop.

Please see some of the highlights so far:


  • Introduction of a Holiday Coaching Camp in August 17 – exclusive to boys at NW Elite Academy (further camps throughout the Season)
  • This years Coaching Syllabus continues to be a success for the development of the boys with 30 out of 45 weeks of Academy Standard Syllabus completed for all players
  • 50 matches played with fixtures against Connah’s Quay / Fleetwood Town / Torquay Utd / Everton / Morecambe / Airbus UK / Liverpool Schoolboys / Liverpool / Blackburn / Blackpool etc…….
  • Introduction of specialised Topics over the EASTER Holidays with 60 players attending a “FINISHING SCHOOL”
  • In process of organising a trip for 2018-19 – chance for all boys who attend NW Elite Academy an opportunity and experience “Life as a Professional Footballer”
  • SAQ – additional 2 sessions a month offered going really well with an increase in numbers – working on the players SPEED / AGILITY / QUICKNESS to help in their development – Introduction of a new coach who specialises in SPORTS SCIENCE
  • Already this season we have had 22 players who have signed Contracts with English / Wales Academy’s after being successful following a 6 week trial at the following clubs: Morecambe / Bury / Port Vale / Rochdale / Connah’s Quay / Man City / Tranmere / Wigan Ath.
  • Now recruiting at U7/U8S for new age-groups – training on a monday at Cardinal Heenan School 5pm


Recruiting players for this Season U7-16s

We are always looking to recruit good players at NW Elite Academy

Attributes required:

  • Good standard of player
  • Excellent attitude
  • Hardworking
  • Wanting to develop

Anyone interested can you please TEXT or E-MAIL the following information

  • Players full name
  • DOB
  • Teams play for
  • Preferred positions

On receipt of this information, I will then contact to organise a start date.


Academy SAQ training – Season 2017-18 (Apr / May)

The SAQ sessions on a Wednesday evening continue for this Season:

SAQ sessions have been a great success with numbers on the increase each week and is very beneficial to players development at NW Elite Academy.

Please see the new set of dates for your age group in 2018:

Training Date Time Age Group
Apr 11th 6-7pm  U8-9s & U10-11s
Apr 18th 6-7pm U12-13s & U14-16s
Apr 25th 6-7pm  U8-9s & U10-11s
May 2nd 6-7pm  U12-13s & U14-16s
May 9th 6-7pm U8-9s & U10-11s
May 16th 6-7pm  U12-13s & U14-16s
May 23rd 6-7pm U8-9s & U10-11s
May 30th 6-7pm U12-13s & U14-16s

As mentioned previously please text myself on 07738 000 581 if unable to make your age-group as a register will be taken on the evening.

If text and let us know if you are unavailable, this will go down as authorised absence.

If these dates a problem however you can make another date, please let me know so we can accommodate – there is flexibility.

Please make every effort to attend for your Development.