Tuesday July 7, 2015

Adam Matthews Signs Four-Year Deal With Sunderland

Sunderland have confirmed the signing of Adam Matthews from Celtic for £2m on a four-year deal.

The Wales international, 23 becomes Dick Advocaat’s second signing of the summer.

The full-back, who was an Apprentice of the Year winner in 2010, started his career at Cardiff City before moving…

Lang Signs Deal With Rangers

Thursday July 2, 2015: Glasgow Rangers have added former Birmingham City apprentic ...

The 11 (In Depth) - June 2015

Monday June 29, 2015: Here’s an in depth look at who made LFE’s XI fo ...

The 11 - June 2015

Wednesday June 24, 2015: Every twelve weeks LFE names eleven starlets who have delivered on and off the pitch. ‘The 11’ for June 2015 is as follows:

Bantams Quartet Banging The Drum For Youth

Tuesday June 23, 2015: Bradford City have reaffirmed their commitment to pushing their youth players towards senior action according to the club’s academy supremo Steve Tho

Gomez Signs For Liverpool

Monday June 22, 2015: Liverpool have signed Charlton Athletic’s teenage defender Joe Gomez for £3.5m. The England Under-19 international had a medical on Friday and agreed

Fry Confident James Will Come Good

Monday June 22, 2015: Barry Fry has backed Luke James to come good for Peterborough. James 20, who was the League One Apprentice of the Year in 2013, moved to the Posh las

Kapend Agrees Vale Deal

Friday June 19, 2015: Jonathan Kapend has signed his first professional contract with the Valiants.

Hickford Signs New Dons Deal

Thursday June 18, 2015: Harry Hickford has signed a two-year deal to keep him at MK Dons until the summer of 2017. The Milton Keynes-born 18-year-old has been with the club since the age of 10 and signed his first professional deal with the club last summer after completing his apprenticeship.

Peters Returns To Mansfield To Head Academy Coaching

Thursday June 18, 2015: Mansfield Town have named former player Mark Peters as head of academy coaching. Peters, who played for the Stags between 1994 – 1999, will work alongside academy boss John Dempster in the new youth set-up.

Onyedinma Signs Millwall Extension

Thursday June 18, 2015: Millwall have extended teenage midfielder Fred Onyedinma’s contract to the summer of 2017. The 18-year-old has made nine first-team appearances for the Lions and impressed while spending the majority of last season loan at League Two side Wycombe Wanderers, helping them to the play-offs.

Former Blackpool Defender D'Arcy Making His Mark In NHS

Monday June 15, 2015: Kieran D’Arcy has told LFE how he made the transition from player to full-time NHS Physiotherapist with a little help from The Professional Foo

California Buzz For Carey-Morrell

Monday June 15, 2015: Former Stevenage defender Jamie Carey-Morrell has spoken about the “buzz” and positivity of his first year at California State University, Bakersfiel

Redfearn To Return To Leeds

Wednesday June 10, 2015: Neil Redfearn is set to return to Leeds United as head of the club’s academy. Redfearn had previously occupied that position before taking charge of the first team for 33 games during the 2014-15 season.

Shrewsbury Keen to Keep Ginnelly

Wednesday May 27, 2015: Shrewsbury Town chief executive Matt Williams has asked Josh Ginnelly to stay at the Greenhous Meadow next season.

Gulls Swoop For Lavercombe Signature

Wednesday May 27, 2015: Torquay United goalkeeper Dan Lavercombe has signed a two-year professional contract with the Gulls. The news comes just days after he was invited fo

Harries Aims For Coventry First Team

Wednesday May 27, 2015: Cian Harries is aiming for a place in Tony Mowbray’s Coventry City first team after signing his first professional contract with the club.

Hall and Rooney Offered Professional Contracts at Plymouth

Wednesday May 27, 2015: Callum Hall and Louis Rooney will end their apprenticeship at Plymouth Argyle with the offer of professional deals on the table.

Kinsella pens new deal with Walsall

Tuesday May 26, 2015: Liam Kinsella has agreed a new two-year contract with Walsall.

Newport's Parselle Signs Pro Deal

Thursday May 21, 2015: Newport County AFC apprentice Kieran Parselle has signed a professional contract with the club.

Rochdale Youngster Signs New Deal at Spotland

Thursday May 21, 2015: Rochdale teenager Andy Cannon has signed a new deal with the League One club which will keep him at Spotland until 2017.

Morecambe Sign Barkhuizen

Thursday May 21, 2015: Morecambe have signed winger Tom Barkhuizen on a two-year deal after he was released by Blackpool.

Redfearn Offered a Return to Academy Role

Thursday May 21, 2015: Leeds United director Adam Pearson has told Neil Redfearn that he is free to resume his old job as academy boss at Leeds United if he wants it.

Stunning End for Addicks and Bokciu

Thursday May 14, 2015: Charlton Athletic crowned a fine season by lifting the Professional Development League Category 2 national title earlier this week with a 1-0 win ove

Dramatic Turnaround Sees Edmundson Sign Pro Deal

Wednesday May 13, 2015: Just two weeks after being told he was surplus to requirements, Oldham Athletic defender George Edmundson has signed a one-year professional contract

Kenlock Praises Football Support Structure

Friday May 8, 2015: Alex Kenlock has praised the support he’s been offered by LFE and The Professional Footballers Association since being released by Notts County

Garnett Hails Trials

Friday May 8, 2015: Tranmere Rovers academy manager Shaun Garnett has hailed the Assessment Trials labelling the events as “ a great tool” for players and &#

Blackpool sign Blyth Cup hero Jarrett Rivers

Thursday May 7, 2015: Blackpool have confirmed the signing of Blyth Spartans winger Jarrett Rivers for an undisclosed fee.

Tyson In Trials "Reality Check" After Oldham Rejection

Wednesday May 6, 2015: Paul Tyson has told LFETV about the “reality check” of playing in the Assessment Trials just days after saving a penalty to help Oldham to a 4-0 vict

Denton Ready To Move On: Assessment Trials 2015

Wednesday May 6, 2015: Peter Denton may be down but he’s not out. The youngster who has been playing in goal for Rotherham United’s Under-18’s this term has just been told

Jenkinson Keen To Make Most of Trials: Assessment Trials 2015

Wednesday May 6, 2015: Bradford City youngster Rhys Jenkinson, has told LFETV that he wants to stay in the game at whatever level after being released by the Bantams.

Lactics Take the Silverware in Youth Alliance Cup Final

Wednesday April 29, 2015: Oldham Athletic’s Under-18 rounded off the season in style and with silverware, thanks to an emphatic 4-0 victory over MK Dons in the Football League

Super Saves From Blades Stopper

Friday April 24, 2015: Sheffield United goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale has shown that strikers should not get all of the attention with a hat-trick of saves caught on camera.

Cherries Hand Out Four Pro Deals

Friday April 24, 2015: AFC Bournemouth’s academy manager Joe Roach has hailed the decision to hand four apprentice players their first professional deals.

Jordan Unsworth's Incredible Story

Thursday April 23, 2015: Wigan Academy manager Gregor Rioch has admitted to being “humbled” by the tale of their current apprentice Jordan Unsworth who will leave the club th

Wigan Starlets Can Be The Future of The Club Says Rioch

Wednesday April 22, 2015: Sam Cosgrove and Louis Robles are among half a dozen players to have been offered professional deals by Wigan Athletic.

Warburton and Clifton Offered Northampton Deals

Wednesday April 22, 2015: Northampton duo Sam Warburton and Danny Clifton have been offered professional deals at the club.

Sky Blues Sign-on Six More

Wednesday April 22, 2015: Coventry City have offered six apprentices professional deals for next term.

All the Latest News & More in the Latest Edition of Touchline

Tuesday April 21, 2015: All the latest LFE news and more is now available to download in Issue 26 of Touchline.

Youth Alliance

Results & Fixtures: The Football League Youth Alliance (14 - 27 Apr 2015):

Tuesday April 21, 2015: All the results & fixtures from the Football League Youth Alliance (14 – 27 Apr 2015):

Gomez Proud To Be Nominated For Award

Monday April 20, 2015: Charlton Athletic’s Joe Gomez hailed his nomination for the LFE Championship Apprentice of the Year Award as a “great experience” despite

Cook Crowned Championship Apprentice of the Year

Monday April 20, 2015: Leeds United’s Lewis Cook has been crowned the LFE Apprentice of the Year for the Championship at The Football League Awards 2015.

Cooper Collects League One Apprentice of the Year Award

Monday April 20, 2015: Crewe Alexandra’s George Cooper collected the LFE Apprentice of the Year for League 1 at The Football League Awards 2015.

Chaplin Claims League Two Apprentice of the Year

Monday April 20, 2015: Conor Chaplin beat off competition from AFC Wimbledon’s Ben Harrison and Stevenage’s Ryan Johnson to claim the LFE Apprentice of the Year Award for

Youth Alliance

Results & Fixtures: The Football League Youth Alliance (7 - 18 Apr 2015):

Tuesday April 14, 2015: All the results & fixtures from the Football League Youth Alliance (7 – 18 Apr 2015):

Coleman Praise For Stanley Trio Signing Pro Terms

Wednesday April 8, 2015: Accrington Stanley have offered professional contracts to Max Hazeldine, Kealan Steenson and Keenan Quansah.

Youth Alliance

Results & Fixtures: The Football League Youth Alliance (1 - 11 Apr 2015):

Wednesday April 8, 2015: All the results & fixtures from the Football League Youth Alliance (1 – 11 Apr 2015):

Klug Hails Next Generation of Tractor Boys Talent

Tuesday March 31, 2015: Ipswich Town Academy Director Bryan Klug has hailed the next generation of talent coming through at Portman Road.

Rasulo Joins Aldershot On Loan

Monday March 30, 2015: MK Dons youngster Giorgio Rasulo has joined Conference side Aldershot Town on loan until the end of the season.

International Hat-trick for Leicester City's Harry

Monday March 30, 2015: Leicester City youngster Harry Panayiotou hit a hat-trick as St Kitts and Nevis blasted their way past Turks and Caicos Islands in the first stage of

Moss Hopeful For Barbados Win Tonight

Thursday March 26, 2015: A CONCACAF first round pre-qualifying fixture between Barbados versus the US Virgin Islands may go under the radar in the UK yet for one former LFE a

Starlets On 'Apprentice of The Year' Shortlist

Wednesday March 18, 2015: Nine starlets are bidding for glory after The Football League announced its shortlists for their 10th annual awards dinner which will be held at The

Youth Alliance

Results & Fixtures: The Football League Youth Alliance (10 - 21 Mar 2015):

Tuesday March 17, 2015: All the results & fixtures from the Football League Youth Alliance (10 – 21 Mar 2015):

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