U14 & U16 Player Trials

Sat, 11 Jun 2016
from 13:30 to 15:30

by Club Manager David Winterburn
Posted: over 3 years ago
Updated: over 3 years ago by Club Manager David Winterburn
Visible to: public

Time zone: London
Reminder: 1 day before
Ends: 15:30 (duration is about 2 hours)


York City FC Foundation are one of only 13 Tier 1 FA Licenced Regional Talent Clubs in the country to achieve this extremely high status.
 Players applying for trial as a Tier 1 female footballer should display resilience and determination to develop holistically in all aspects.
 Display a commitment to become an athlete, deal with adversity and be technically and tactically astute at all times.

In order to secure a place at these trials, all players need to complete and return the trial form via email or post to the address at the foot of this page.

Please note that Regional Talent Club female football is of a high standard and competition for places is very high, therefore previous playing experience is essential.

We would strongly recommend that players attend both the first 2 trial dates to give them the best possible chance of success of being invited to the final session on 25th June.

Age group qualification is based on date of birth; please read carefully the age group you will be looking to trial for.

Your home post code must be within 1 hour and 30 minutes travel time of our RTC base at YO23 2BB.

As a Tier 1 Regional Talent Club, U16 & U14 players will be required to attend 3 × 2 hour training sessions each week and fixtures will be played against other Tier 1 Regional Talent Clubs on a Saturday.

Age Group Qualification
Under 14s
Born 1st Sep 2002 to 31st Aug 2004

Under 16s
Born 1st Sep 2000 to 31st Aug 2002

Trials on Sat 11th & 18th June are Open Trials and players will be expected to attend on both dates.

The Trial on 25th June will be by invitation ONLY.

Please arrive at least 15 minutes in advance to register player attendance

Trials will take place on 3G. Astro trainers or moulded boots must be worn, but metal studs or blades are NOT permitted. All players MUST wear shin-pads and bring a drink with them for all trials. Parents to ensure players arrive in time to start the trials session promptly.

A copy of the Parental Consent Trial Application form can be found in the documents section, please complete all sections of the Parental Consent Form Trial Application and email to
or post to
York City FC Foundation Regional Talent Club, Bootham Crescent, York YO30 7AQ


York College, Sim Balk Lane, Bishopthorpe, York YO23 2BB