Academy Manager and Lead Professional Development Phase Coach (U18): Nick Harrison
Head of Coaching: Matt Craddock
Professional Development Phase (U18 and U16) Coach: Andy Fensome
Lead Academy Goalkeeper Coach: Dave Rodgerson
Lead Youth Development Phase (U12 to U16) Coach: John Prince
Lead Foundation Phase Coach (U5 to U11): Paul Gray
Head of Recruitment and Academy Safeguarding Officer: Andy Livingstone
Head of Academy Education: Philip Brown
Head of Academy Medicine and Sports Science: Jonathan Griffiths
Performance Analyst: Aaron Dagger
Academy Administrator: Ruth Fensome
Host Family: Joan McCallion
Latest Academy News
Youth Team 2019/20 Season Review9 May 2020
The 2019/20 season is over for Preston North End’s U18 side, following confirmation from the EFL that the current campaign has been terminated with immediate effect.
Joe Nolan Named In LFE's 'The 11'19 March 2020
PNE U18s midfielder Joe Nolan has been named in the League Football Education's 'The 11' for March 2020.
Youth Team Duo Join Clitheroe On Work Experience28 February 2020
Second year scholars Lincoln McFayden and Tyrhys Dolan have joined Clitheroe FC on work experience for the remainder of the season.
Tyrhys: “I Will Keep Being Confident”23 February 2020
PNE youth team forward Tyrhys Dolan responded to Tuesday night’s FA Youth Cup exit with a goal during a 4-0 thumping of fellow league competitors Oldham Athletic and has challenged himself to keep the...
Gallery: Youth Team vs Blackburn Rovers19 February 2020
A gallery of photos from the FA Youth Cup tie at Ewood Park, including a selection of fan photos!
Harrison Pleased With Positive Performance Despite Defeat19 February 2020
Academy manager Nick Harrison was pleased with the way his side performed on Tuesday night despite exiting the FA Youth Cup in the fifth round.
Tyler Williams: “It Is A Tough One To Take”19 February 2020
Preston North End youth team centre half Tyler Williams reflected on his side’s FA Youth Cup defeat to Blackburn Rovers and admitted it was something they can learn from.