Academy Southport FC (U17-U21)

Academy Southport FC (U17-U21)

The Academy setup aims to prepare the player for life as a professional or semi-professional footballer in Southport FC’s First Team. Games are organised regionally and usually take place on a Sunday afternoon.

Players names for each squad can be found by clicking the buttons below and then clicking the team name on the FA website.

U17 – NWYA Division 2 (Development)

Coaching Staff:

  • Darren Wildman
  • Callum Perry
  • Cameron Dalgleish
  • Paul Jewell
Fixtures Full Details

U18 – NWYA Premier Division

Coaching Staff:

  • Dave Brooks
  • James Castle
  • Joshua Hine
  • Dom Bibby
Fixtures Full Details

U21 – NW U21 DL Premier Division

Coaching Staff:

  • Cameron Foster
  • Jay Roberts
  • Andy Culshaw
  • Ben Highton
Fixtures Full Details

Game Format

Any variety of competition including one, season-long, league table is permitted. Results can be collected, published and trophies presented.

  • Format: 11v11 including goalkeeper.
  • Pitch Size: Maximum 130 x 100 yards, Minimum 100 x 50 yards.
  • Ball Size: 5
  • Goal Size: 24 x 8 feet
  • Playing time: Minimum 25 minutes, Maximum 45 minutes (per half).
  • Maximum in one day for normal fixtures 120 minutes, 150 minutes for all tournaments and events.

To request a trial, please email