Spartans FC Youth Section Goalkeeper School
With SFA Qualified Goalkeeper Coaches and led by Chris Flockhart. Chris is an ex-Spartans 1st Team Goalkeeper & Leads the SFA Goalkeeper Development Centre. This is a fantastic opportunity and we invite all Spartans goalkeepers to join this exciting Goalkeeper School.
Friday Afternoon: 3:30pm till 5:00pm
AGE GROUP: START: FINISH: VENUE:
Small Sided 3:30pm 4:15pm Academy
11 Aside 4:15pm 5:00pm Academy
Details: Twitter @spartansfcyouth
Start Date : Friday 2nd September 2016
Please note: If you wish to book a course above 1.3 in either the main or children pathway please contact Stuart Gray our Coach Development Officer before booking – firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss your development pathway and funding.
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The Spartans FC Youth U15s Whites recently held their Presentation evening at the Spartans Academy.
Stories from the season were shared and many memories were taken away come the end of a well received night. Continue reading
Many congratulations to Andrew Kelly who has signed for Hibernian’s pro-youth programme.
Andrew has been at Spartans since he was 4 years old, starting at mini-kickers with the Spartans Community Football Academy. We are delighted to see that he’s been given this opportunity and know he’ll be a great sucess.
Kevin Wilson’s Under 13s added the League Title to their Scottish Cup success on Monday night without a ball being kicked.
An ineligible player was fielded against Spartans in a recent league encounter and as a result, the Ainslie Park side were awarded the match points. Continue reading
More good news this week with Hearts signing another Spartans 2006 player, Louis Paterson.
Louis is the 3rd Spartans 2006 player signed by Hearts in mid-2016 and we are delighted to see him taking this opportunity. He has been with our 2006s since he was 7 years old and is another skilled player to have benefitted from excellent coaching available at Ainslie Park.
Well done Louis, we are very proud of you and wish you great success with your new challenge.
Tonight’s Under 13s Reds game against Longniddry Villa was cancelled whilst Kevin Wilson’s side were in transit to the East Lothian town as the hosts withdrew from the fixture at the 11th hour. Continue reading
The Under 13s Reds face a trip to East Lothian on Thursday night to play Longniddry Villa in a must win game as the outcome of the League Title goes down to the wire.
The Reds must secure a victory to keep their championship hopes alive following a narrow defeat to second place Leith Athletic A at the Academy on Tuesday.
The Leith side, who have a game in hand over Spartans – against Villa – and sit two points behind, take on Hutchison Vale in the other fixture.
Half a dozen coaches from across Spartans Youth took part in the inaugural meeting of the ‘Edinburgh Football Coaches Club’ at Peffermill last Monday.
There were around 40 coaches from 18 different clubs in the capital getting involved and taking away tips from the defensive drills session. Continue reading