General News

Reading Quartet Sign Professional Deals


Reading have rewarded four of their current crop of apprentices with their first professional contract.

Shrews Boss Lauded For Commitment To Youth


The Shrewsbury Town, academy manager, Andy Jones has lavished praise on first team boss Paul Hurst for his work within the academy since he joined the club.

Grayson Hails Preston Youngsters For Youth Cup Progress


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.

Villa Swoop For Barnsley's Bree


Aston Villa have completed the signing of Barnsley defender James Bree in a deal that the Tykes have described as being worth a “substantial fee”.

Deadline Looming For Apprentice Of The Year Nominations


The deadline for nominations for the LFE Apprentice of the Year Award at the English Football League Awards is looming

FA Youth Cup: Blackburn Rovers U18s 0-0 Aston Villa U18s (Villa win on penalties)


Blackburn Rovers suffered the heartache of a penalty shoot-out defeat as they went down 7-6 on penalties in the FA Youth Cup to Aston Villa on a freezing night at Ewood Park.

FA Youth Cup: Wigan Athletic U18s 1-2 Southampton U18s


Southampton came from behind to reach the FA Youth Cup fifth round with a 2-1 win over Wigan Athletic at the DW Stadium on Wednesday night.

EFL Awards - Apprentice of The Year Nominations Open


The English Football League is inviting clubs to nominate an outstanding Apprentice player for the LFE Apprentice of the Year Award.

Ademola Lookman Joins Everton in £11m Deal


Everton have completed the £11m signing of Charlton Athletic’s teenage forward Ademola Lookman.

Reid Signs For Fleetwood


Fleetwood Town have signed striker Alex Reid from non-league side Rushall Olympic for an undisclosed fee.

Lookman Close To £11m Everton Switch


Everton should complete the transfer of Ademola Lookman in the next 24 hours after agreeing an £11m deal with Charlton Athletic.