Football Association Talent Day - Disability Football

The Football Association are holding England Talent Days across the Country to find the next potential England disability star.  You will need to complete the player registration form for the Northumberland FA event which will be delivered in conjunction with Northumbria University, the Newcastle United Foundation and BUCS.  This is the first step on the player pathway with direct exit routes to local FA Charter Standard Clubs and FA Development squads.

The England Talent day will take place on:

Date:    Saturday 16th March 2013
Time:    1.00 pm - 3.00pm
Venue: Northumbria University, Coach Lane Campus, Benton, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE7 7XA (Outdoors on 3G pitch)

The event is open to players aged 16 and above and will provide the opportunity for players to find out more about the FA Disability squads.

There are opportunities within the following impairment groups; Amputee, Blind, Deaf, Cerebral Palsy, Learning Disability and Partially Sighted.

To register for the event, please complete the player registration form and return to Nicola Hepworth, Northumberland FA, Whitley Park, Whitley Road, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE12 9FA.  Closing date for all registrations is Friday 8th March 2013.  Further information will be sent to the nominated players regarding the format of the event.

Player registration forms can be collected from the University Sports Centre or by e-mailing

published on: 22nd February 2013