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England Talent Day Announced

On Saturday 18th March, Berks & Bucks FA in partnership with Reading FC will be hosting an England Talent Day event to try and unearth future...

The event is the first opportunity for disabled players to access the England Disability Talent Pathway. Talented players have the opportunity to be assessed by FA selection staff and if successful, players will be invited to the six-week Talent Identification Programme facilitated by Reading FC and the Berks & Bucks FA starting in early March.

Event Details

England Talent Day 2017
Day – Saturday 18th March, 2017
Location – Bisham Abbey, Marlow Road, Bisham SL7 1RR
Start Time – 13:00

The England Talent Day is open for players aged 11-16. Registered players must be eligible within one of the following impairment groups:-

• Amputee (Lower or Upper limb)

• Blind (B1)

• Cerebral palsy or Acquired Brain Injury (ABI)

• Deaf or Hearing Impaired

• Learning Disability (must hold a SEN statement)

• Visually Impaired / Partially Sighted (B2/B3)

Registration is now open and we are looking for talented players that can progress through the England Disability Talent Pathway. If you would like to be assessed by FA Coaches and attend the England Talent Day please register by following the link below:-

Register Here

If you are a coach, school teacher or simply spot a talented player you think would be a good candidate to attend the England Talent Day please contact Jonathan Coles, Disability Football Development Officer at Berks & Bucks FA. Please find contact details below.

For further information on the England Talent Day or the progressions of the Disability Talent Identification Pathway please click HERE.

If you have any further questions on this programme please contact Disability Football Development Officer Jonathan Coles by email: jonathan.coles@berks-bucksfa.com  or call 01235 558451.

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