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Protec Success in China

Protec have made an immediate impact in china at a football summit held in bejing and chinquong, 80 coaches were expected to turn up to listen to protec coach Dan Edwards speak at the summit on the Protec philosophy of coaching and the success that we have had in the uk with professional signings, instead […]

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Basilio on Trial at Chelsea

Protec Player Basilio Reino has secured a six week trial period with Chelsea after two successful games for the blues u11 and 12 Academy squads.  Basilio started his training on our soccer schools programme and quickly progressed into the Protec Advanced player programme where he was spotted in training at our Hertfordshire centre by Everton, […]

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New Year – New Challenge

Here at Protec we are always on the lookout for young talent, and with our development and academy centres now running across London and the Home Counties including Essex, Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire, Berkshire, Hampshire, Surrey and Kent, we are able to identify, coach and progress these young players. Through our network of scouts, it is our […]

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Sidibe on 6 week trial at West Ham

Under seven protec player salifo sidebe has secured a six week trial with West Ham Academy.  the young talented seven year old has been with protec for the past year and has made significant progress in our advanced programme  playing games with our under seven and eight year old squads.   If you have what […]

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Record Number go on trial.

Friday 4th December’s  Talent Identification training session has proved to be one of the most successful to date with five players selected by Professional Club scouts to go on trial. Representatives from Chelsea, Crystal Palace , Reading and Southend Utd all attended the Friday evening session with Chelsea offering a trial to one Protec U11 […]

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Ryan Signs for Arsenal Academy

U8 star Ryan Walsh pictured here with England and Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshire has played ten games for Arsenal Academy after a successful trial period and has now signed for Arsenal Academy u8 Squad! During these games, Ryan has scored a number of goals and assisted his team mates in many others. He has played […]

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Alfie joins Q.P.R

Protec u8 Alfie Aker has been signed by Queens park Rangers Academy, Alfie who has spent the last two years at Protec,s  Hertfordshire centre impressed in recent trials and has signed for the u8 squad   Do you have what it takes if so we want to hear from you today!

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Klaudie signs for Crystal Palace.

Under 14 Protec player Klaudie Lolas has signed a two year contract with Premier league club Crystal Palace. Klaudie attended our protec Development and advanced centre in Hertfordshire where he worked hard on his game during the 2015 season resulting in trials at Reading and Crystal Palace.  He has been playing in all games and […]

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Ruben Trials at Three Premiership C...

Under 15 Protec player Ruben Carvalho is Trialing at Liverpool F.C Academy. Ruben (Pictured) joined Protec three months ago and has  been recommended by our head coach Pete Edwards for trial at Liverpool Academy after showing impressive skill and ability in training and games at our Hertfordshire centre, he will also be attending trials at […]

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Protec players trial at Top premier...

Four protec players have been selected to trial at two top London premiership clubs after impressing scouts present at recent training sessions and games at protec Academy on Friday evenings. Two players from our u15 age group will be starting trials at crystal palace and two of our younger players at age group u7  will […]

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Ray Luca Signs for QPR

u14 Ray Luca has signed a 2 year contract with Queens Park Rangers. Ray, who had been a part of Protec’s Development programme for the past 12 months had trials with Reading FC, Colchester FC and finally QPR FC who signed him after his initial 6 week trial. This is yet another example of what […]

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Marty signs for Norwich

Under12 player Marty Gage has spent the past two years training with our coaches at Protec resulting in his hard work earning him trials at Arsenal as well as a season playing for Ipswich Academy. We would like to congratulate the young midfield player who has just been offered and signed a contract with the […]

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Hodge signs for Spurs

Under 8 player Hodge MacDonald has signed for Tottenham after a trial period with the premiership club.  Hodge joined Protec Pre Academy and quickly progressed in his training to gain trials at Arsenal, Chelsea and Spurs Academies. His parents were delighted and quoted, ‘its been a good year, Hodge has learned so much thanks to […]

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Protec Pre Academy Players on trial...

Protec Pre Academy under seven and Under Eight squads played Watford Academys under seven and under eight age groups where two of our boys one from the under seven and one from the under eights were selected to go on trial. U7 tony cowie and u8 theo Patel will start six week trials with the […]

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Niki offered Y.T.S at Brentford

Niki Tavares who has been with Brentford Academy for two years after  being referred by Protec has been offered a Y.T.S contract with  the championship club, Niki has played in the under 16 age group for most of the season and has made an impression as a solid centre back. Well done to niki from […]

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Sinatra Antwi Signs For Norwich

Under 15 Sinatra Antwi has signed for Norwich city u15 squad after being recommended by protec, Sinatra joined our finchley soccer school centre in july after applying on the soccertrials website,  he spent a few short months training at our Finchley soccer school  before being fast tracked into our Protec pre academy centre where he […]

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Tarik signs for Norwich City

Tarik Gideree, who has been part of our Pre-Academy Centre for the past year has signed for Norwich City Academy under 11 squad. Tarik signed after a successful trial with the academy and will now play against  professional opposition. Well done to Tarik! Have you got what it takes to go pro? If so we want […]

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Harvey signs for Reading Academy

Harvey Maunder has signed for The Royals under 11 squad after a successful six week football trial at the Madejski Centre. Harvey was part of our Development centre programme for over a year working hard at his game to gain the opportunity for trial at Reading Academy. Harvey has now played in a number of […]

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Five Players on Trial at Arsenal Ac...

We now have a total of Five players on trial from our Protec pre Academy advanced programme who have benn  selected by Arsenal to go on trial with the Academy, u11 Hannes wimmer,  u8 players  Ryan Walsh, Ellis Mcwilliams, Aaron Nour, and adie Sidebe are all attending training at Arsenal Academy. we will keep you […]

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Protec Embrace Ajax Coaching System

Protec Head Coach Pete Edwards and Assistant Head Coach Dan Edwards were invited to spend time at the Ajax Coaching and Performance Centre in Holland in May 2013. Since returning Protec have put in place  a number of the Ajax coaching and performance methods along with their own coaching and philosopy on youth development, this […]

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What’s Going On At Protec…

Here is all of the Latest news, including professional signings and players Currently having football trials at clubs after joining Protec Football Academy, Read the success stories below and If  YOU apply to have a successful FREE Football Trial with us, these are some of the things you can expect take part in.

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Protec Success in China

Protec have made an immediate impact in china at a football summit held in bejing and chinquong, 80 coaches were expected to turn up to listen to protec coach Dan Edwards speak at the summit on the Protec philosophy of coaching and the success that we have had in the uk with professional signings, instead […]

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Basilio on Trial at Chelsea

Protec Player Basilio Reino has secured a six week trial period with Chelsea after two successful games for the blues u11 and 12 Academy squads.  Basilio started his training on our soccer schools programme and quickly progressed into the Protec Advanced player programme where he was spotted in training at our Hertfordshire centre by Everton, […]

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Sidibe on 6 week trial at West Ham

Under seven protec player salifo sidebe has secured a six week trial with West Ham Academy.  the young talented seven year old has been with protec for the past year and has made significant progress in our advanced programme  playing games with our under seven and eight year old squads.   If you have what […]

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Surrey, Berkshire, Kent, Hampshire

Established in 1995 by football professional Pete Edwards, Protec has become a leading provider of football development for players between the ages of 5 and 15 years of age. Protec has quickly gained a reputation for being able to identify talented youngsters through the high quality coaching and educational programmes provided at their numerous development […]

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Ryan Signs for Arsenal Academy

U8 star Ryan Walsh pictured here with England and Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshire has played ten games for Arsenal Academy after a successful trial period and has now signed for Arsenal Academy u8 Squad! During these games, Ryan has scored a number of goals and assisted his team mates in many others. He has played […]

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Alfie joins Q.P.R

Protec u8 Alfie Aker has been signed by Queens park Rangers Academy, Alfie who has spent the last two years at Protec,s  Hertfordshire centre impressed in recent trials and has signed for the u8 squad   Do you have what it takes if so we want to hear from you today!

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Klaudie signs for Crystal Palace.

Under 14 Protec player Klaudie Lolas has signed a two year contract with Premier league club Crystal Palace. Klaudie attended our protec Development and advanced centre in Hertfordshire where he worked hard on his game during the 2015 season resulting in trials at Reading and Crystal Palace.  He has been playing in all games and […]

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Filip Signs For Watford Academy

Under Ten  Pilip Kastrati who spent over a year in our Protec Advanced centre in Hertfordshire has signed for Watford F.C. Academy Under 10 Squad.  Pilip who showed exceptional talent as an eight year old worked hard at his game which eventually paid dividends  for the Hertfordshire youth player. During his time with us pilip […]

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Ruben Trials at Three Premiership Clubs.

Under 15 Protec player Ruben Carvalho is Trialing at Liverpool F.C Academy. Ruben (Pictured) joined Protec three months ago and has  been recommended by our head coach Pete Edwards for trial at Liverpool Academy after showing impressive skill and ability in training and games at our Hertfordshire centre, he will also be attending trials at […]

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Protec players trial at Top premiership clubs

Four protec players have been selected to trial at two top London premiership clubs after impressing scouts present at recent training sessions and games at protec Academy on Friday evenings. Two players from our u15 age group will be starting trials at crystal palace and two of our younger players at age group u7  will […]

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Talent I.D Trials

We are looking for players to trial for places at Academy level age 5-11  and players age 10-14  that may have been missed by the system to trial for our talent identification Advanced player programme. Both programmes are for players with exceptional ability who feel that they have been missed or overlooked by the current scouting or league system. Players that are identified from the trials with outstanding ability will have the opportunity to be recommended directly to a Category One (Premiership) club that we have close links with.  For others who are identified from the trials who may have the ability and could be seen to develop at a later stage will be given the chance to join either our pre Academy or Advanced player programme, where a number of our players have gone on to sign for professional clubs at catagory 2 and 3.

Playing Criteria

If you are in age groups 5-11 a parent, guardian or coach must make the application on your behalf, At our younger age groups we are looking for players with exceptional talent and a willingness to learn. Age groups 10-14 must be playing at high level Saturday or Sunday league, District, County or on recommendation from your club coach or scout. Please put all relevant playing experience in the Additional information box at the bottom of the application form.

Weekly Football talent I.D  Trials and two day half term camps are being held during February half term 2016  at our London and Hertfordshire centres, to register you interest in Half term camps add this to the application form in the Additional information box.

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Why YOU Should Join Protec Football Academy…

  • Our initial Football Trials are FREE!
  • We have Over 25 years in the Football Industry.
  • Our Advanced Development Centre is linked directly to a Category One Professional Clubs.
  • Dozens of success stories of club signings at Premiership and football league level.
  • If you are aged 5-15 and think you have the talent we want to hear from you.
  • Football Trials Are free and taking place for players that live in London, Hertfordshire, Berkshire, Hampshire, Manchester, Liverpool and the South-East of England throughout 2016

Protec Football Academy

Protec Football Academy is the UK’s leading provider of football trials, and soccer training for young footballers. Protec offers the chance of being seen by some of the leading professional clubs recruiting for pre-Academy and Academy football for players aged between 5 and 15 years of age. Our qualified and experienced team include both current and ex-professionals, who provide the highest level coaching available.

We offer a wide range of specific training sessions, courses and holiday camps to accommodate different levels of ability, all of which have been specifically designed to ensure the continual development for those with the ability and desire to progress.

We work with numerous Professional football Academies and operate a number of progression, Intermediate and Advanced training courses based throughout London, Hertfordshire, Surrey, Kent, Berkshire and Hampshire, and due to our direct Links with many premiership clubs, scouts from teams such as Arsenal, Crystal palace, Reading Liverpool and West Ham, Chelsea often attend our training sessions with a view of setting up trials with their clubs. We get football players seen and signed on football contracts with many leading football clubs.

With over 25 years in the business, there isn’t a top UK Football Club that has not heard of us!

Protec Pre Academy and also holds the Franchise for Arsenal Soccer Schools in the Middlsex region.