We are delighted to be celebrating our latest academy announcement this week which extends our sporting excellence provision across East London. The Crawley Town East London Performance Academy welcomes young players in East London hoping to make it as footballers, or in other career pathways with our wide range of provision in sporting opportunities.
The Crawley Town East London Performance Academy will help us create a sustainable commitment to nurturing new talent from East London that will give many young people the chance to show what they can do and provide them with lots of insight and opportunities, not only as footballers, but in many other crucial roles within the sports industry Head of Academy Development Glenn Morris said
''Academy players will get to experience what it’s like to be a professional footballer. They will have practical coaching sessions led by experienced and qualified coaches to develop their skills and take them to the next level. As well as practical sessions they will have sessions to give them information on diet and lifestyle as well as match analysis and target setting''
Senior management staff from Crawley Town will keep in regular contact with the Performance Academy to monitor the progress of each player. There will also be regular visits from CTFC members to watch training and fixtures, meet the players and discuss their individual development as well as the opportunity for high performing players being invited to train with the senior team.