The Walton Casuals Academy formation of 2018/2019 is in partnership with established private academy PUA and Global Dreams; providing pathways for the future with USA scholarship opportunities.
We are made up of qualified UEFA and FA coaches with the objective to provide a platform for aspiring male and female footballers age 16-19 while giving them an opportunity to receive an education allowing them to later attend university.
Our aim is to fast-track footballers into professional academies/development centers, or a higher level of football in the UK and across Europe or provide opportunities to USA through Global Dreams.
As a Walton Casuals Academy Player you will receive:
- Professional tutoring in order to earn your BTEC in Sport with an opportunity to retake any GCSEs allowing entrance into university.
- Full time 2 year course with up to 17 hours of education per week.
- Professional football coaching by qualified UEFA and FA qualified coaches including First Team Manager Anthony Gayle.
- 6 hours a week of football (3 sessions of 2 hours)
- Wednesday afternoon match in a competitive college football league
- Onsite medical attention for injury prevention and rehabilitation
- Fitness, strength & conditioning, exercise & nutrition programs designed and tailored to each player.
- Brand new stadium & sports center established in 2018
- 3 4G 11-a-side football pitches
- Grass 11-a-side pitch
- Cardio & resistance training room
- Medical facilities
- High quality changing facilities
- Be 16-19 years of age on completion of GCSEs
- A minimum of 4 GCSEs or equivalent grade C or above
- High footballing ability