Reading have rewarded four of their current crop of apprentices with their first professional contract.
The Preston North End manager, Simon Grayson, has hailed the club’s youth team as they prepare for a first FA Youth Cup Quarter Final appearance in over 50 years.
EFL Youth Alliance
Rochdale knocked four goals past Bury to claim bragging rights in their local derby.
All the results & fixtures from the EFL Youth Alliance (06 February – 18 February 2017):
Premier U18 League
Bolton Wanderers maintained their impressive home form, with a stunning comeback against Huddersfield to make it five wins out of six, at the Eddie Davies Football Academy,
Staying ahead of the latest developments
View the latest Youth Alliance & Premier U18 League tables
Watch the latest and best goals from the Youth Alliance and Premier U18 league
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The LFE Blog contains the online diaries of Apprentices, Ex-Apprentices and Coaches from Football League Clubs.
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