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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.

Results & Fixtures: The U18 Premier & Professional Development Leagues (13 April - 24 April 2019)

17/04/19

All the results and fixtures from the U18 Premier & Professional Development Leagues (13 April – 24 April 2019):

Brown Hails Dale Starlet Adshead After Scooping Award

17/04/19

Rochdale Lead PDP Coach Chris Brown has praised midfielder Dan Adshead for winning the LFE League One Apprentice of the Year award.

Results & Fixtures: EFL Youth Alliance (09 April - 20 April 2019)

17/04/19

All the results & fixtures from the EFL Youth Alliance (09 April – 20 April 2019):

Aarons Claims Young Player of the Season Prize

09/04/19

This time last year, Max Aarons was approaching the completion of his apprenticeship, had yet to sign his first professional contract and was still without a first-team appearance.

Accrington Stanley U18s 3 - 5 Rochdale U18s

09/04/19

Rochdale Under-18s secured a hard-fought win over Accrington Stanley in an eight-goal thriller in the EFL Youth Alliance North West division.

Results & Fixtures: EFL Youth Alliance (04 April - 13 April 2019)

09/04/19

All the results & fixtures from the EFL Youth Alliance (04 April – 13 April 2019):

Thompson Wins Sir Tom Finney Award

08/04/19

Twelve years after being named LFE League Two Apprentice of the Year, Joe Thompson returned to the EFL Awards stage to collect the prestigious Sir Tom Finney Award.

LFE Apprentice Of The Year 2019 Winners

05/04/19

The winning trio for this season’s LFE Apprentice of the Year awards have been announced ahead of Sunday’s EFL Awards.

Results & Fixtures: The U18 Premier & Professional Development Leagues (30 March - 10 April 2019)

04/04/19

All the results and fixtures from the U18 Premier & Professional Development Leagues (30 March – 10 April 2019):

19 Former Apprentices Pursue Scandinavian Experience

04/04/19

Another crop of former apprentices have been sent out to Sweden via League Football Education’s Erasmus+ Player Placement programme, which sends players out to Scandinavia for three months.

Rydel Extends Pro Contract At Fleetwood

02/04/19

Fleetwood Town have handed second-year apprentice Ryan Rydel an extension to his contract, having penned his first professional deal back in October. The left-sided teenager has agreed terms until June 2021, with the club holding an option for a following year.