New United academy teams set to kick-off

Last season's Hastings United under-19 academy squad
Last season's Hastings United under-19 academy squad
  • New Hastings United FC academy u14 and u15 teams to hold first open training session
  • First session will take place at South Saxons, next to St Leonards Academy, next Tuesday
  • New teams will play in Kent Youth League next season

The new Hastings United Academy under-14 and under-15 age groups will be holding their first open training session next Tuesday (June 28).

The session will take place at South Saxons, next to St Leonards Academy, from 6pm. Access is via the pathway on Filsham Road or the main school entrance on Edinburgh Road.

The training sessions are open to all, and players are asked to bring training kit, appropriate footwear and plenty of drink.

The new teams will be playing in the competitive Kent Youth League during the 2016/17 season.

United’s under-19s, who will be competing in the Conference Youth Alliance league against the likes of Gillingham, Crystal Palace and Fulham, will also be holding an open training session from 7.15pm.

Hastings United Academy manager Dean White will be in attendance along with the newly-appointed coaches, and they will all be available at the end of the session for any questions regarding the set-up and organisation of the new teams.

For further details, please email academy@hastingsunitedfc.co.uk or see Hastings United Academy on Facebook or @HUFCFA on Twitter.

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