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NORTHAMPTON ACADEMY

Education Programme (16-18 year olds) in partnership with Heart of England Training

Pro:Direct Academy Northampton, powered by education experts Heart of England Training, is dedicated to developing extraordinary players and people both on and off the pitch. Our programme is specifically designed for players to play, compete and study full-time. 

PDA Northampton is based at the premium Daventry Sports Park, and they provide competitive matches for players within The National League Youth Alliance , ECFA College League, FA Youth Cup and County Cup. 

What to Expect:

- 8-12 hours of professional coaching per week with highly experienced and qualified staff.

- UEFA A and FA Licensed coaches develop players in all aspects of the game.

- Compete in weekly league matches, cup competitions and games vs Pro Clubs.

- Train at first class football training facilities

- Receive exclusive Pro Direct Academy training and playing kit.

- Study full-time with Heart of England Training in Daventry on either a BTEC or NVQ Sport qualification.

- Experience university visits, work placements and part-time employment with Pro Direct Academy.

- Play against and trial with professional and semi-pro clubs to develop a football career.

The Pro:Direct Academy Northampton squad will be visitors to St George's Park, the home of England's Three Lions teams and players at their sister centre in Birmingham have already met stars such as Jürgen Klopp, Robert Pires and Marcel Desailly. Players qualify for the Pro:Direct Academy UK Elite squad and to date have played matches against the likes of Northern Ireland, Manchester City and Derby County academies.

Address: Pro:Direct Academy Northampton, Daventry Sports Park, Browns Lane, Daventry, Northants, NN11 4NS

Click on our 'GET IN TOUCH' button above to apply now or email Daniel Elliott: hoet@prodirectacademy.com

For more about Heart of England Training visit: www.hoet.co.uk/sport-full-time

PLAYER REWARDS

12-14 Hours of Coaching with UEFA A Licensed Expert Coaches.

Professional game experienced coach-devised programmes to advance players both on and off the pitch towards earning a Pro Contract.

Compete weekly against Professional Clubs in competitive and trial games.

Train everyday at leading football facilities across the UK.

Represent Pro Direct Academy in exclusive Nike kit.

Study alongside your football and gain your qualifications.

Take your chance on Pro club trials.

WHAT TO EXPECT

12-14 Hours of Coaching with UEFA A Licensed Expert Coaches.

Professional game experienced coach-devised programmes to advance players both on and off the pitch towards earning a Pro Contract.

Compete weekly against Professional Clubs in competitive and trial games.

Players should make our coaches aware of any medical conditions before joining Pro:Direct Academy or starting any of our programmes or sessions.

Any issues regarding the welfare of players is taken seriously and our UEFA & FA Licensed Coaches can forward parents and players to the Welfare Officer.

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