Stuart completes top FA level 4 qualification

Stuart Henderson, has successfully completed the FA Level 4 Qualification which has meant for the past 2 years every 8 weeks, he has been ?attending St George?s Park, the headquarters of English Football. ? Stuart commented, ?It has been tough going, as the course was both demanding and challenging, and to fit this in alongside … Read more

Christmas Presentation Evening

We’re excited to announce our Independent Football Academy Christmas Presentation Evening. To be held at Boringdon park Golf Club, Thursday 15th Dec from 6:30pm to 11:30pm.?Our formal awards Presentation for all players within the Academy. Evening Events Trophies for all Players, and Individual awards at each age group. Special Guests, Entertainment for Parents and Players, … Read more

October Tour – Games, Times & Dates

North West October 2016 Tour Dear Parents, and Players: We shall depart from Sainsburys Marsh Mills on Monday 24th October at 9.30am We will arrive back in Plymouth, at Sainsburys Marsh Mills on the evening of Thursday 27th October – (estimated time is 1000 pm ) The address of where we are staying is Bolton … Read more

IFA to play Manchester City

Head of the Independent Football Academy, Plymouth, Stuart Henderson, is delighted to announce an upcoming set of games against Manchester City FC academy. The games will be played at Manchester City’s state of the art training complex in December 2016. Times & Dates   Under 13s/14s – Saturday 3rd December – Kick Off – 11am … Read more

Bristol City Invite Players For 4 Week Trial

Strengthening our position as the Independent Academy who give players opportunities with different clubs, Bristol City Academy, through Head of Youth Recruitment Damian Butt, have invited the following players in for a four week trial. Under 11sMarley KracRio DalyRhys McshaneUnder 12sHarry Jeffrey?Callum Merrin?Jimi Taylor?Olly Small?Olly Sanders?Under 14sFrank Lovett?Rhys Shirley?Charlie Clarke Under 16s Max Washburn Callum … Read more

Player Select – Autumn Start Date

Our Player Select programme starts back on 11th Sept at the Salthmill Training Complex, Saltash, from 6-8pm. We look forward to seeing all the players for a great autumn/Winter training programme in which we know each individual will give their utmost to make great strides towards a bright future. With the October tour coming up … Read more

October 2016 Half Term Tour

We are delighted to announce that we shall be the travelling to the Northwest from Monday 24th October – Thursday 27th October 2016 to play games against:   ?Bury FC Academy Stoke City FC Academy Everton FC Academy and?Northwest Academy……   We shall be looking to take the following squads: Under 9s/10s Under 11s/12s Under … Read more

Chelsea trails for young Harry.

Stuart Henderson, Academy Director of the Independent Football Academy has announced that Under 11 player Harry Jeffrey is to visit Cobham next week to have a trial game with Chelsea Football Club. Stuart commented, ? Harry has been in at our centre for the past two years, which trains our players 3 times a week. … Read more

Summer Break – Timetable

With the summer holidays now here, we’d like to thank all our boys and parents for their attendance and commitment so far, we wish you a wonderful break and look forward to seeing you back at the academy in a few weeks. Last day of Academy training – Friday July 22nd. We shall return to … Read more

Fundraising Event – Welsh Super Cup

We have a few seats left for a fundraising event next Wednesday 20th July 2016 which is raising funds to support youth footballers in Plymouth who are attending the Welsh Super Cup in Cardiff in early August. This Adults Only event is being sponsored by the Green Taverners and being held at the GT Suite … Read more