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News: Apply for a trial with the Blues

25 July 2015

Trials available for boys aged between 7 and 15 at Southend United.

If you are aged 7 – 15 years old and are interested in playing for Southend United Football Club’s Academy, then this is your opportunity to come along and demonstrate your football skills. 

The trials are free and open to footballers who live within 90 minutes travel time of the training facility (or 60 minutes travelling time for the age groups Under 7 – Under 11) and will consist of  A training session and small-sided games in each individual age group (number dependent). The Academy Coaching and Recruitment team will be on hand to watch each group in a safe, pressure free environment.

Please see attached information for the trial day along with directions to the venue and application and consent forms

Please note that although these are open trials, you must be registered to attend prior to the day and we must have received the attached forms fully completed and signed by a parent or guardian by August 5th.

To register for a trial the attached Trial Application/Parental Consent Form (and Image Consent Form) must be completed by your parent/legal guardian and returned to:

Head of Academy Recruitment  
Southend United FC
Roots Hall
Victoria Avenue
Southend on Sea
Essex, SS2 6NQ

Download the consent form here.

If you have any queries, do not hesitate to email

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