Academy

Academy ˅

Trial Information

All current and prospective Academy players are asked to attend two weeks of trial training sessions for selection into the 2021 Pre-season Academy team, to compete in the Premier Academy League February – April.

Trials are held on consecutive weeks as listed below. We ask all players to register their interest below and attend both sessions.

Trials are for mixed teams, with squads comprised of 10 players. Register your interest above to trial, and we will be in contact with you shortly.

Our Academy gives players a platform to challenge themselves against quality opposition. If you are a current or previous Development Squad member we suggest the Academy as the next step in advancing your football development.

Term 1 Trial Schedule

Some trial dates have been changed, please check below for the latest details

Please note that all trials will be held at Ararat Reserve

Age Group Trial Dates Trial Times
U7/U8
Born 2013/2014
Thursday 21/1/21
Thursday 28/1/21
3:30pm-5:00pm
U9/U10
Born 2011/2012
Thursday 21/1/21
Thursday 28/1/21
5:00pm-6:30pm
U11/U12
Born 2009/2010
Thursday 21/1/21
Thursday 28/1/21
6:30pm-8:00pm
U13/U14
Born 2007/2008
Thursday 21/1/21
Thursday 28/1/21
6:30pm-8:00pm
U15/U16
Born 2005/2006
Thursday 21/1/21
Thursday 28/1/21
6:30pm-8:00pm

Additional Information

The Football Factory Academy provides members a platform to challenge themselves against quality opposition in up to 80 competitive games each year.

For Academy teams, the Premier Academy League involves playing 2 games per team each Match Day played on Sundays at the centrally located Macquarie University sporting fields at North Ryde. Dates for the 2021 Pre-Season Competition Match Days are yet to be announced but will be from February – April

If you would like further information about The Football Factory’s Academy please contact us on (02) 9972 7766.

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