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Academy Staff

Academy Manager and Lead Professional Development Phase Coach (U18): Nick Harrison
Professional Development Phase (U18 and U16) Coach: Andy Fensome
Head of Recruitment and Academy Safeguarding Officer: Andy Livingstone
Performance Analyst: Daniel Atkinson
Lead Academy Goalkeeper Coach: Jack Cudworth
Host Family: Joan McCallion
Lead Youth Development Phase (U12 to U16) Coach: John Prince
Head of Coaching: Matt Craddock
Lead Foundation Phase Coach (U5 to U11): Paul Gray
Head of Academy Education: Philip Brown
Academy Administrator: Ruth Fensome
Head of Medicine and Sports Science: Tim Horn

Latest Academy News

Youth Team

Gallery: Youth Team vs Tranmere Rovers

11 November 2018

View a gallery of images from photographer Pete Burns as the youth team beat Tranmere Rovers at UCLan Sports Arena.

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Youth Team

Armer Refreshed By Youth Team Return

11 November 2018

Jack Armer was pleased to mark his return the youth side starting line-up with a victory, as North End’s youngsters defeated Tranmere Rovers 1-0.

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Youth Team

Corcoran Just Doing His Job

24 October 2018

He was the penalty shootout hero of the youth team’s Lancashire FA Youth Cup victory over Burnley on Tuesday afternoon, but youth team goalkeeper Jimmy Corcoran says making saves is simply part of his...

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Youth Team

Williams Happy To Return To Action

21 October 2018

Tyler Williams was pleased to return to the youth team's starting XI in the all-action contest against Fleetwood Town.

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Youth Team

McFayden Says Youngsters Will Regroup

14 October 2018

Lincoln McFayden believes the youth team are well capable of bouncing back immediately after their eight-match unbeaten run was halted by Rochdale.

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Youth Team

Positive Approach Key For Jolly

7 October 2018

Jerome Jolly explained that the youth team had to approach their final Youth Alliance Cup with a winning mentality, that paying dividends as North End’s youngsters beat Notts County 4-1.

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Youth Team

O’Reilly: “We Deserved More.”

30 September 2018

Adam O’Reilly believed the youth team were unfortunate not to extend their winning run as they fought to the end to draw 1-1 with Bury.

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Youth Team

Potts Credits Wide Play For Comeback

23 September 2018

Louis Potts felt playing with more width and getting more balls into the box was the key factor in the youth team’s late comeback against Walsall.

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