The England Talent Day is the first step of the England Talent
Pathway for players with a disability. It will allow coaching staff and an FA
Talent Selection Officer to identify and signpost players to the appropriate
football environment, as well as identifying players with the potential to
progress in the England Talent Pathway.
The England Talent Day is open to male players with the
- Amputee (Male)
- Blind (Male and Female)
- Cerebral Palsy (Male)
- Deaf (Male and Female)
- Partially Sighted (Male)
Details of the England Talent Day:
- Date:Saturday 29th June
- Time: 10.00am – 2.00pm
- Venue: Strode College Sports
Centre, Street, BA16 0AB.
- Cost: Free
- Age Groups: 7 – 11 years old & 12-16 years old.
This is a fantastic opportunity for young players with a
disability to receive support to find the appropriate grassroots environment
and potentially access an elite programme of football. Previous players from
Somerset FA disability talent programmes have gone on to represent England in
impairment specific squads. The session will be led by Lee Ballard and Supported by England Disability Talent ID Lead Paul Campbell
To register for the England Talent Day please complete the
player registration form and return to Somerset FA either by email to Nick.Hawkins@somersetfa.com or
by post to:
Charles Lewin House
Unit 5 Wirral Business Park
Please note all player registration forms
should be returned by Friday14th June 2019.