Thursday May 21, 2015

Newport's Parselle Signs Pro Deal

Newport County AFC apprentice Kieran Parselle has signed a professional contract with the club.

The 18-year-old is yet to make a senior appearance for the club but has been involved in the match-day squad several times this term, twice featuring on the bench.

A statement on the club’s offici…

Rochdale Youngster Signs New Deal at Spotland

Thursday May 21, 2015: Rochdale teenager Andy Cannon has signed a new deal with th ...

Morecambe Sign Barkhuizen

Thursday May 21, 2015: Morecambe have signed winger Tom Barkhuizen on a two-year d ...

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

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.

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.

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

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.

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

Design A Kit With Kick It Out

Monday March 16, 2015: Kick It Out, football’s equality and inclusion organisation, is challenging young people to design a kit for their grassroots, community or school fo

Blades Take a 'Look at Life' With The Yorkshire Regiment

Monday March 16, 2015: Sheffield United Academy has recently been working in partnership with The Yorkshire Regiment (4th Battalion), taking advantage of the newly launched

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Job Opportunity: Regional Officer / NVQ Internal Verifier

Friday March 13, 2015: Regional Officer / NVQ Internal Verifier – based London, South or South East

Lincoln Youth Squad Support Reading in Schools

Monday March 2, 2015: Pupils at Westgate Academy Junior School and Sir Francis Hill Community Primary enjoyed a visit from apprentices from Lincoln City Football Club rece

Kennedy Signs Stevenage Deal

Thursday February 19, 2015: Stevenage youngster Ben Kennedy has signed a professional deal, five days after scoring twice in the clubs 3-1 League Two victory over Hartlepool Uni

Tranmere Sign Sheffield United Defender

Monday February 16, 2015: Tranmere Rovers have signed Harrison McGahey on a youth loan from Sheffield United until the end of the season.

Westley Says Ben Kennedy Could Go Far

Monday February 16, 2015: Stevenage boss Graham Westley says that Ben Kennedy has the potential to follow in the footsteps of George Boyd if he works hard.

Robinson Has High Hopes For Gray

Thursday February 12, 2015: Birmingham City captain Paul Robinson believes teenage star Demarai Gray could go on to emulate England internationals Raheem Sterling and Daniel Stu

Scotland No.1 Loving Life At Bury

Wednesday February 11, 2015: Bury goalkeeper Jack Ruddy has hailed the clubs commitment to promoting young players and says that it was the major factor in him joining the Shaker

Time to Talk

Thursday February 5, 2015: LFE has joined The Professional Footballers’ Association in supporting #TimetoTalk Day.

Carlisle Admits Suicide Attempts

Thursday February 5, 2015: Clarke Carlisle has spoken of how decided that he “had to die” after being charged with a drink-driving offence, and later jumped into th

Harris Praise For Merit League

Tuesday February 3, 2015: Portsmouth’s Under-18 coach Mikey Harris has praised the introduction of the newly-formed Merit League 1 division.

Birmingham Bouyed By Gray Stay

Tuesday February 3, 2015: Birmingham City have issued a statement revealing their delight at retaining the services of Academy graduate Demarai Gray.

Alli Transfer To Spurs Makes Robinson Proud

Tuesday February 3, 2015: Milton Keynes Dones manager Karl Robinson has revealed his ‘pride’ and ‘delight’ after youngster Dele Alli completed a deadline day move to Tottenham

Maddison Needs Rest And Won't Be Sold Says Pressley

Thursday January 29, 2015: Coventry City manager Stephen Pressley insists that he does not want to sell teenage forward James Maddison who is currently unable to play due to gr

Rowett Dismisses Gray Exit Talk

Monday January 26, 2015: Birmingham City manager Gary Rowett has dismissed speculation surrounding Demarai Gray’s and said the player should only consider leaving St. Andrew’

Newcastle Favourites To Sign Alli

Friday January 23, 2015: Newcastle United have emerged as favourites to sign MK Dons youngster Dele Alli after manager Karl Robinson confirmed their interest in him, report t

Birmingham Reject Bournemouth Bid For Gray

Friday January 23, 2015: Birmingham City have turned down a third bid from AFC Bournemouth believed to be in the region of £3 million plus add-ons for their teenage winger De

Leeds Left-Back Thanks Warnock

Thursday January 22, 2015: Charlie Taylor is hoping that he can follow Stephen Warnock’s advice to secure the left-back position in the Leeds United first-team.

Football League Awards 2014-15

Thursday January 22, 2015: The Football League and LFE are looking for Club participation in the Apprentice of the Year Award.

Peake Praises Leicester Defence

Tuesday January 20, 2015: Trevor Peake lavished praise on his Leicester City defence after they progressed to The FA Youth Cup Fifth Round on Monday night with a 1-0 win over

Five Star Crewe Progress in Youth Cup

Thursday January 15, 2015: Crewe Alexandra swept Bolton Wanderers aside in The FA Youth Cup 4th Round with an impressive 5-0 victory at Gresty Road.

Hayhurst Leaves North End In Search Of Starts

Thursday January 15, 2015: Will Hayhurst has left Preston North End in search of regular first-team football at Notts County.

Swansea City Swoop For Grimes

Monday January 5, 2015: Swansea City have completed the signing of Exeter City midfielder Matt Grimes for £1.75million.

Greening Delighted To Be Coaching At York (And...He Could Even Play)

Monday January 5, 2015: York City manager Russ Wilcox would consider registering new development phase coach Jonathan Greening as a first-team player.

Hull Join Race For Dom Telford

Monday January 5, 2015: Hull City are the latest club to join the race for the signature of Blackpool’s Dom Telford report

"Magnificent" Waddington Earns Clark's Praise

Monday January 5, 2015: Lee Clark praised “magnificent” Mark Waddington after Blackpool fell to a 1-0 FA Cup defeat at Aston Villa.

Chris Beech Lauds Lower League Class of 92

Monday January 5, 2015: Chris Beech hailed Rochdale’s promising youngsters as a “lower league class of 92” after they helped the club to another feat of FA Cup giant killing

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year

Monday December 22, 2014:

Boro Youngsters Spread Festive Cheer

Friday December 19, 2014: Middlesbrough’s apprentice players have been spreading a little festive cheer at the Abbey Hill Academy in Stockton-On-Tees.

Oxford Face Man City Youth Cup Stadium Bow

Oxford Face Man City Youth Cup Stadium Bow

Wednesday December 17, 2014: Oxford United will become Manchester City’s first opponents in their shiny new Academy stadium in Thursday night’s FA Youth Cup tie.

Toney Told To Stick With Cobblers

Thursday December 11, 2014: Northampton Town striker Marc Richards has told Ivan Toney to stick with Northampton, at least until the end of this season.

James Maddison Signs Coventry Deal

Monday November 24, 2014: Coventry City striker James Maddison has put pen to paper on his first professional contract that will see him stay at the club until June 2018.

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