Charlton Development (U21) Team Trials 2019
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Page last updated at 10:44AM BST, Tuesday, 28 May 2019
Charlton Athletic Women are now accepting applications to trial for our Development (Under 21) Team for next season. The closing date for applications is Sunday 26th May.
Next season we are re-structuring our Development team to bring it in line with WSL Academy sides and provide a clearer pathway between our Regional Talent Club and our 1st team who play in the FA Women's Championship (the second highest league in women's football in England)
Trials will be held during two evenings on the week commencing Monday 27th May and will be invite only from the applications received.
Players MUST be aged 21 or under on 1st September 2019 to apply.
We are looking for players who have the potential, desire and commitment to progress to 1st team level.
Experience of playing at WSL/Championship Academy or Regional Talent Club (RTC) level or having excelled in the FA Women's National League or London & South-East Regional League is desirable
Players should be prepared to commit to two nights training a week and a good level of fitness is expected for the trials.
Our Development team train and play their matches on the new 3G pitches at Charlton Athletic Men's Training Ground where we also benefit from the use of the gym, physiotherapy and classroom facilities.
Our coaching syllabus includes technical, tactical, social, physical and psychological elements to challenge our players.
Players participate in a sports science programme and are offered educational workshops on subjects such as nutrition, psychology and general well being.
Please note we will not be sending out emails confirming receipt of applications. Please do not send duplicate applications.
We expect to be sending out emails this week (commencing 13th May) to all applicants.