Under 6s sign on the dotted line…

Under 6s sign on the dotted line…

The Under 6s Academy signing-on day was a tense affair this year.

Kevin and Sean, keen to stave off spirited, cash-laden late interest from Juventus, Barcelona and Leeds United (and those upstarts from the other side of the Pennines) managed to sign up the next crop of superstars to Guiseley Juniors AFC.

After a great few weeks training and assessment, more than 30 boys turned up to sign for the largest Junior Football Club in the Country.

In his interview, shortly after tense contract negotiations and signing on fees (a bag of crisps, the odd apple and isotronic thirst quenchers) had been shared out, Kevin was keen to laud his, and Sean’s skills, in the board room…

[quote]’It was a tough task this year. Our reputation has been preceding us for years which makes keeping our kids out of reach of the big European Clubs a big task. I think we are just about up to it, though it does take its toll on our family life. I’m going grey and Sean’s hair is falling out, but apart from that we are buzzing!'[/quote]

More pics to follow…

 

 

By |2018-04-12T16:58:47+01:00November 1st, 2012|Club News, Under 6s Development|0 Comments

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I'm a coach of 7 years with FA Level 1, FA Youth Mod 1, FA Youth Mod 2 and Futsal Level 1 badges. My son plays in my team and has just switched from central midfielder to goalkeeper, which he's loving.

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