Langton Green U13s

Langton Green U13s are looking for players to add to our existing high quality squad. Being one of the largest clubs in Kent, we have excellent training facilities for all weather conditions.

We train twice a week in Tunbridge Wells, with a focus on playing the right way.

If you’d like a new challenge or want to test yourself in the KYL, please get in touch.

Adam Stretton 07791885640/astretton@sky.com

JANUARY 2022

  • all
  • Cray Valley v Erith & Belvedere U13S
  • Shuffle
  • Asc
  • Desc

December CAT of the Month Winners Announced

We are delighted to announce our November “CAT of the Month”.

The winners have been selected based on the number of goals conceded over the month. Don’t forget to nominate your goalkeepers of choice by emailing info@cat-gk.co.uk.

Congratulations to:

U13: Margate FC

U14: Maidstone United FC

U15: Bromley FC

U16: Chatham Town FC

U18:Whitstable Town FC

The guys will contact each winner to arrange presentation of the gloves.

To find out more about CAT-GK visit their website by clicking here. Or like on Facebook, follow on Instagram and Twitter.

The Kent Youth League announce new partnership with Tommy Crush Foundation

Sign up for free online Mental Health First Aid Workshop for KYL coaches and volunteers

As part of our partnership with the Tommy Crush Foundation, the Kent Youth League is fully funding three free mental health workshops which will be hosted online.

Delivered by Colin Rouse, Director of Growth and Development at Changing Minds Kent, coaches and volunteers are invited to sign up to the workshops.

The workshops will be accredited qualifications to upskill and support volunteers, so they enhance their understanding of mental health first aid.

The workshops will take place from 6:45-9:45pm on the following dates and venues:

  • Wednesday 12th January 2022
  • Wednesday 19th January 2022
  • Wednesday 26h January 2022

 

This workshop is fully covered and funded by the League, so you do not need to worry about paying or any expense to attend. However, with spaces limited we do ask that those who sign up are fully committed to attending and should circumstances change and you can no longer make it, to let the League know.

To learn more about the Tommy Crush Foundation you can:

Visit the website

Follow on Twitter.

For any further questions about the KYL and Tommy Crush Foundation Partnership, please email charlotte.richardson@kentyouthleague.co.uk

 

Phoenix Sports U13s

Phoenix Sports U13s for the 2021/22 season.  We are looking for very strong defensive and attacking players who are willing to learn and improve their game with us. We are a very well run team with great coaches and a great set of parents.

If you are interested then please contact Steve 07454 247474 or Jay 07309 114186.

Sheppey United FC U14 2021/22 squad

Due to academy trials for several players along with recent injuries. We are definitely looking for 1/2 strong Centre Backs and also another attacking forward.

If there are any talented players looking for a new challenge or there is a change circumstances and would like to come along and trial with us at a training session please get in contact.

We currently sit top of the a very competitive U14 South division. 

Our squad had an outstanding first season in 2020/21 in the Kent Youth League winning the South division. 

We have excellent facilties and will train and play all of our matches in Sheppey Uniteds Total Power stadium on our brand new 4G pitch. 

Sheppey United have a great youth set up with teams from U8 – U23 and the potential of a pathway to 1st team. 

Last season saw 3 Sheppey United youth teams win their respective KYL divisions. 

Please get in contact with Newman Luke on 
07789652593

DECEMBER 2021

  • all
  • Dartford v Gravesham Borough U15s
  • Whitstable v Faversham U14s
  • Shuffle
  • Asc
  • Desc

Welling United U14s

Welling Utd U14’s playing in the North Division.We are looking for new additions to our existing talented squad, specifically Centre Back and Full Back positions, but also other positions If you are interested in playing for a well run and friendly setup with a focus on technical player development with highly trained full time scholar and academy coaches then please contact
Dan – 07368 491038

Greenways Aces U16s

Greenways Aces U16s are looking for a striker, centre back and full back to add to an already strong side, with one of our players already signing for our club first team.
Training is held on Thursdays 6.30-8PM and Saturdays 10.30AM-12.
The side is managed by our UEFA B 1st team manager and Club Head Coach.
Phone; Josh White. 07821 144262 or Jorge Gill.  07586 327970

Greenways Aces U14s

Greenways Aces U14s are looking for players to add to their u14 Kent Youth League Squad.

Particularly Midfielders and Centre Back with pace, but all Kent Youth League standard are welcome.

Training twice weekly under the direction of our UEFA B coaches.
Opportunities for a pathway to senior football and scholarships.

Please phone;
Jorge Gill.  07586 327970. or
Jay Hoyle.  07720 643947

Phoenix Sports U16s

Phoenix Sports U16’s are looking for talented players in all positions to add to the existing squad. We are looking for ambitious, reliable and committed players who have an excellent attitude and a desire to develop and progress along the pathway towards senior football. We welcome players with Academy, District and Kent Youth League experience.  Players will be required to attend two training sessions per week, held on Astro-Turf and taken by FA and UEFA qualified coaches. Phoenix Sports are based in Bexleyheath and have an excellent reputation for developing players and promoting through the age groups into U18’s, U23’s and Isthmian League first team football.  If you are interested in a trial please contact the U16’s Manager, Sam Lilburn on 07532230533 with your name, position, previous clubs and experience.

Erith and Belvedere FC U15s

Erith and Belvedere FC have an urgent need for a goalkeeper to join its existing squad. As a team we train Tuesday and Thursday nights and also have dedicated GK sessions every Wednesday night.  Please call Peter Springett on 07849188012 

NOVEMBER 2021

  • all
  • Cray Wanderers v Long Lane U15s
  • Folkestone Invicta v Sevenoaks
  • Red Devils v Metrogas U14s
  • Metrogas v Phoenix Sports U14
  • Herne Bay v Ashford U16s
  • Erith Town v Dover Athletic U18s
  • Shuffle
  • Asc
  • Desc

Chatham Town FC U15s

Chatham Town FC U15’s are currently looking for players to join our exciting squad who play in the Kent Youth League South. We are particularly looking to hear from defenders and Forwards.

Due to the high standard within the current squad, we are looking for players with KYL, District or Selekent A experience. This is a fantastic opportunity to play at the highest level outside of academy football with scouts from professional clubs regularly attending matches.

Our home games and trainings are at The Bauvill Stadium, ME4 6LR

For more information or if you would like to attend a training session / trial, then please contact Juan 07446104152 or bergantets@hotmail.com for more information (call/text/whatsapp)

October CAT of the Month Winners Announced

We are delighted to announce our October “CAT of the Month”.

The winners have been selected. Congratulations to:

  • U13s, Woodnesborough – Great league position and hardly any goals conceded
  • U14s Ellis Emerson, Herne Bay U14’s – We were given a glowing recommendation from Peter Whittaker the manager.
  • U15s Enzo Di Cesare, Erith & Belvedere – We were sent some amazing videos of saves and were extremely impressed.
  • U16s Toby Waller, Kent Football United- We were blown away with the email received from referee Roger Wells. Roger described Toby’s performance in a narrow 2-1 loss to Whyteleafe as the best youth goalkeeping display he has seen. Given the amount of games Roger has been involved in that’s some compliment
  • U18’s Sutton Athletic – Great start to the season and the least goals conceded

The guys will contact each winner to arrange presentation of the gloves.

To find out more about CAT-GK visit their website by clicking here. Or like on Facebook, follow on Instagram and Twitter.

Whitstable Town U18s

FavershamTown U18s

FAVERSHAM TOWN U18s Kent Youth League Premier Division players wanted!
We are on the look out for strong players in all outfield positions to join our U18s Prem team, with pathways to U23s and 1st team opportunities. Please contact U18s FTFC Premier League Coach for more information; Anthony Sands 07563551479
 

Cray Wanderers U16s

Players wanted Cray Wanderers U16s Strikers and centre midfielders with Kent Youth League, JPL and County or District experience.  Training Tuesdays in Orpington & Thursdays in Eltham. Please call Gary if interested on 07709 253610 for further information.

Join Dover Athletic’s Academy

Dover Athletic are hosting an Open Evening for anyone who would like to join the Academy in partnership with The Abbey School Sixth Form. It will take place on Wednesday 24 November from 5-7pm at the Abbey School, Faversham. Find out more about the Academy by watching their video here.

Please click below to fill in the Dover Academy Trial Letter and return to msandmann@abbeyschoolfaversham.co.uk.

Join Margate FC’s Academy | Open Evening Details

Margate FC is hosting a Post 16 Football Academy Open Evening on Wednesday 24th November from 5:30-7:30pm.

The Open Evening takes place at Herne Bay High providing players and parents the opportunity to receive information on the academy and take a look around the school itself.

As part of our partnership with Herne Bay High, players are given the best of both world with academic options alongside full-time football.

BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport

Within the academy you can study a full time BTEC Level 3 programme over two years, equivalent to A Levels, opening the door to university. This allows you focus purely on sport science related topics such as Psychology of Sport, Sociology, Anatomy and Physiology, Coaching, Nutrition, Fitness Training and Sports Business.

A Levels

You can select any A Levels you like from the courses available in the selected blocks (if you select A Levels and want to be part of the football academy, you must indicate this on your application). We have a large selection of courses, far more than most other sixth forms. A levels such as Business, English or Science are available, for full details on the wide selection of A Level courses please visit the Herne Bay High School website.

Vocational Courses

You can study Level 2 and 3 fitness/health-based courses, preparing you for employment. We offer the VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Exercise, Health and Fitness Studies, and at Level 3, Personal Training. Part of the Level 2 diploma is the gym instructor certificate. This route is all about giving you the skills and knowledge to enter the fitness industry. 

Our players have gone on to pursue different careers and options following their time at the Academy. Find out more about recent co-hort of graduates by clicking here.

Please email footballacademy@hernebayhigh.orgfor further information.

Join EUFC Academy

EUFC Academy oversees the management and day to day running of all junior teams (U7 – U16s) associated with Ebbsfleet United FC and the academy programme. offers an extension to this traditional youth football, by offering players aged 16 – 19 with the opportunity to continue their footballing journey in supporting their dreams and aspirations of building a career within the game.

Our academy is designed to aid and support those players wishing to continuing pursuing a career within the game, with programme designed to offer support and guidance in helping to achieve those aspirations through structure training and developmental sessions to help understand the demands and requirements as they progress into adult football.

All players offered opportunity to join our Academy do so, knowing that the programme they will sign up to has been specifically designed to incorporate a football and educational element that is paramount to aid their development.

WHAT TO EXPECT…
Players receive everything you would expect as a modern-day professional footballer:

  • Training and games on state-of-the-art playing surfaces – New Training Ground Under Construction
  • Compete in U19 Youth Alliance League, Tactics League, Kent Intermediate Cup (U23)
  • FA Youth Cup and Showcase Games
  • Training Games verse First Team throughout the season
  • Opportunities to be invited to train, play with First Team and/or go out on loan to gain first team experience.
  • Coaching by fully qualified and experienced UEFA qualified coaches with a vast experience having worked across all levels of the game.
  • A fully comprehensive timetable that incorporates both Football and Education which has been designed around their training and games programme.
  • Access to Sports Therapist & Physio
  • Video Analysis via Veo Camera
  • GPS data with access Catapult software

VENUES
Academy is currently delivered daily from The Steve Cook Stadium (Home of Punjab United FC) Elite Venue, Dunkirk Close, Gravesend, Kent DA12 5ND

Soon to relocate to Kedbull Leisure in Nelson Road Gravesend – images attached of planned redevelopment for 2022

Both locations have good public transport links from London and Kent:

  • Gravesend Train Station
  • Ebbsfleet International Station
  • Gravesend Ferry
  • Arriva Bus Service – 483 Stops Directly Outside Venue

COST
Joining the Academy is FREE, the only costs associated to students include:

  • Daily travel to & from Academy
  • Academy Training & Matchday Kit
  • Educational Resources – General Stationary (Pen & Writing Pad)


All students will be given opportunity to apply for a bursary towards these costs and will be advised to apply once they have successfully enrolled.

COURSE OPTIONS

Students sign up to a full-time academic programme with course options linked to their GCSE results or alternative academic studies with them being able to enrol onto one of the following courses:

  • BTEC Level 2 First Certificate in Sport
  • BTEC Level 3 Foundation Diploma in Sport in Sports Coaching Development (Equivalent of 1.5 A Levels)
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport in Sports Coaching Development (Equivalent of 1.5 A Levels)
  • NCFE Level 3 Diploma in Gym Instructing & Personal Training (Third Year Course)
  • GCSE & Functional Skills in Maths and English


ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

  • Minimum of 3 GCSEs Grade A-C or 4 and above in Maths and English
  • A minimum of two ID documents to prove eligibility to be educated in England
  • EU Students – an in-date passport, birth certificate or national insurance number.
  • Non-EU students – must provide visa documents that state your residency details along with a national insurance number.


POTENTIAL PATHWAYS/EXIT ROUTES
 
There are many potential pathways open to graduates on completion of their academic journey, which may include but not limited to:

  • Scholarship at a Professional Football Clubs
  • Contract offer at a Professional Football Club, Non- League or Club with the Football Pyramid
  • Opportunities to attend University and/or Football Scholarship within America
  • Football Coaching or Career within Leisure Industry.

NEXT STEPS/REGISRTATION…

If you feel that EUFC Academy is the place that you would like to continue developing both as a player and academically, then to secure your place at one of our talent identification days please complete the online registration form.

Once you have registered, all you will need to do is attend, where you will be met by members of EUFC Academy who will arrange for you to complete an initial academic assessment, then take part in a training and/or games session that will allow us opportunity to gain a greater understanding of you both on the pitch and within the classroom.

All players who wish to attend will be required to attend with correct kit to take part in a training session including boots and shin pads with plenty of fluids – changing facilities and showers will be accessible to use after training.

You can APPLY NOW for 2022/23 entry by clicking here.

TALENT IDENTIFCATION DATES

  • Tuesday 26th October 2021 – 10.00am – 12.00pm
  • Saturday 18th December 2021 – 10.00am – 12.00pm
  • Talent Identification Days will be held at The Steve Cook Stadium, Elite Venue, Dunkirk Close, Gravesend DA12 5ND.

Greenways Aces U13s

Greenways Aces are looking for players to add to our U13 squad in all positions.
Training twice weekly in Gravesend under the direction of our UEFA B coaching team.

Please phone;
Head Coach  Josh White  07821144262
Team Manager  Mark Freeman. 07903 1502

September CAT of the Month Winners Announced

This season, the Kent Youth League was delighted to welcome CAT-GK as a new sponsor for the 2021/22 season.

CAT-GK, run by former Kent Youth League players Charlie Himbury and Adam Molloy, provide top-quality goalkeeping gloves. The pair and their company are supporting the League with a new competition to reward goalkeepers.

Each month teams are invited to submit nominations for a goalkeeper to be recognised for their individual performances. At the end of each month CAT-GK will pick a winner from each age group and reward them with a pair of gloves. If no entries are submitted, the goalkeeper who has conceded the least amount of goals will win “CAT of the Month”.

September’s winners have been selected. Congratulations to:

U13 – Metrogas FC

U14 – Margate FC

U15 – Maidstone United

U16 – Glebe FC

U18 – Dover Athletic

The guys will contact each winner to arrange presentation of the gloves.

A special mention out to Ryan Canty the Metrogas U13s Manager who submitted a glowing review of his CAT, Louis Hall. Don’t forget to email info@cat-gk.co.uk with nominations each month, as this will have a big say on the winners!

To find out more about CAT-GK visit their website by clicking here. Or like on Facebook, follow on Instagram and Twitter.

OCTOBER 2021

  • all
  • Dartford v Maidstone U13
  • Dulwich Hamlet v Lewisham Borough U16s
  • Margate v Greenways Aces U16s
  • Margate v Ashford U18s
  • Ashford vs Sittingbourne U16s
  • Cray Wanderers v Chatham Town U14 League Cup
  • Long Lane v Lewisham Borough U13s
  • Rising Stars Youth v Woodnesborough U13
  • Dulwich Village v Welling U16s
  • Shuffle
  • Asc
  • Desc

SEPTEMBER II 2021

  • all
  • Cray v Welling U13s
  • Cray v Metrogas U14s
  • Deal Town Rangers v Cray Wanderers U14s
  • Deal Town Rangers v Sheppey United U15s
  • Shuffle
  • Asc
  • Desc

Erith and Belvedere FC U14s

Erith and Belvedere FC are looking to add a few outfield players to our existing squad. We are looking for players who are looking to develop and improve their overall game. Our coaches are fully qualified and DBS checked. Direct pathway/links into the senior first team squad.

Please contact Dan Benson on 07557509260 

 



Punjab United U14s

Punjab United U14’s *Goalkeeper wanted* to complete our newly formed Central Division side.  We offer good opportunities for our young player’s, check us out for yourself!  Dwayne – 07446088006 



Tunbridge Wells Foresters U16s

We are looking for 1-2 outstanding outfield players to join our talented squad that finished runners-up last season in KYL South. Many of the boys in the team have been with us since the age of 5, and if you’re looking for a strong team spirit and fantastic attitude then please contact Pete on 07885675038.

CAT of the Month Competition

This season, the Kent Youth League was delighted to welcome CAT-GK as a new sponsor for the 2021/22 season.

CAT-GK, run by former Kent Youth League players Charlie Himbury and Adam Molloy, provide top-quality goalkeeping gloves. The pair and their company are supporting the League with a new competition to reward goalkeepers.

It’s often felt goalkeepers are somewhat forgotten about, with Golden Boot and Goal of the Month competitions common practice, their is less to recognise the efforts of those between the sticks. Well, this season KYL and CAT-GK are putting that right.

Each month teams are invited to submit nominations for a goalkeeper to be recognised for their individual performances. At the end of each month CAT-GK will pick a winner from each age group and reward them with a pair of gloves. If no entries are submitted, the goalkeeper who has conceded the least amount of goals will win “CAT of the Month”.

To submit nominations, clubs should email the following details to info@cat-gk.co.uk

  • Name
  • Club
  • Age Group
  • Nomination (Maximum 250 words)

The guys will select their winner and contact them to arrange presentation of the gloves. Winners will also be announced on social media too.

To find out more about CAT-GK visit their website by clicking here. Or like on Facebook, follow on Instagram and Twitter.

SEPTEMBER 2021

  • all
  • Cray Valley (PM) v Whyteleafe U14s North Division.
  • Folkestone v Faversham U14s
  • Folkestone v Margate U16s
  • Parkwood Rangers v Rusthall U13s
  • Ramsgate Youth v Folkestone Invicta U14s
  • Ramsgate Youth v Dover Youth U16s
  • Weling vs Dulwich
  • Welling vs Metrogas
  • Welling vs CrayValleyU18s
  • Cray Wanderers v Rising Stars U13 League Cup
  • Shuffle
  • Asc
  • Desc