LFE News provides you with coverage of all the latest events in Youth Football, from the Premier Academy League to the Football League Youth Alliance.

His Story: Evan Garnett


Released by Burton Albion in 2013, after completing two years as an apprentice and one year as a professional, Evan Garnett is proving a handful for defenders in the Evo-Stik First Division South at Belper Town.

His Story: Michael Pino


Released by Crewe Alexandra last summer after an injury hit apprenticeship midfielder Michael Pino is now featuring at Evo Stik First Division North side Droylsden while studying for a degree in Accounting and Finance at the University of Liverpool.

His Story: Andre Gray


Andre Gray received a professional contract at Shrewsbury Town at the end of his apprenticeship but had to take several steps back to make some giant leaps forward.

Sbarra Hoping To Follow Shelton To Burton First-Team


Burton Albion Under-18’s midfielder Joe Sbarra is hoping to follow in the footsteps of several other youngsters to have come out of the Brewers apprenticeship programme to reach the first-team.

Wolves Relishing Reading FA Youth Cup Test


Jerry Gill, the Wolverhampton Wanderers Under-18s coach says that his team is relishing being back at Molineux for tonight’s fifth round FA Youth Cup tie against Reading (7pm).

Kick It Out Raising Awareness of Reporting Antisemitism


Kick It Out, football’s equality and inclusion organisation, has released a brochure to help provide further information on how the Jewish community can report antisemitism in football.

Smith Sets Challenge For Chesterfield Midfielder Rowley


Chesterfield academy manager Mark Smith has challenged Under-18 midfielder Joe Rowley to continue showing that he is a cut above a “bog standard” midfielder.

Results & Fixtures: The Football League Youth Alliance (26 Jan - 6 Feb 2016)


All the results and fixtures from the Football League Youth Alliance (26 Jan – 6 Feb 2016):

Results & Fixtures: The U18 Premier & Professional Development Leagues (26 Jan - 6 Feb 2016)


All the results and fixtures from the U18 Premier & Professional Development Leagues (26 Jan – 6 Feb 2016):

Wednesday Delighted By Hirst's Inclusion In England Squad


Sheffield Wednesday Under-18s manager Paul Murray has expressed his delight at George Hirst’s inclusion in the England Under-17 for the annual Algarve Tournament.

Future Unclear For Teenage Bolton Starlet Samizadeh


Bolton Wanderers Under-18s manager David Lee has admitted that he is unsure what the future holds for the clubs teenage striker Alex Samizadeh who has been on trial with fellow Championship club Derby County.