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Southend United Football and Futsal Scholarship Open Training Day

On Thursday 15th February potential students got the chance to experience what it is like to study and train with Southend United Community & Educational Trust.

30 16-18-year-olds were put through their paces by 11 aside coaches Ross Johnson and Joss Pountney with some passing and shooting drills, then moving into small sided games. This was a chance for students to show what they can do on the pitch

Charlie Barlow, Futsal officer was on the lookout for players that could be a part of his futsal team.

Our education programme enables you to study and train like a true professional.  working towards a level 2 or 3 in BTEC in sports and excellence, with the opportunity to progress within the club.

Come along to our next  Taster day on Thursday 12th April to find out what college life is like with a training session from our managers and coaches, experience a lesson with our education tutors and find out about other opportunities with the Blues.


Take a look at the video above to get a real taste of what the students got up to.


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