During the half-time interval of our 4-0 JD Welsh Premier League victory against Newtown last Friday, we celebrated our Academy players of the month for December.
All of the winners were presented with their trophy on the pitch by first-team striker Dean Ebbe.
Under 7 – Liam Williams
Congratulations to Liam for winning player of the month for December. Part of our youngest Academy age group, Liam shows a great commitment to our programme and is an ever-present at training, also showing a good attitude. Well done Liam.
Under 8 – Cobi Brand
Cobi’s a very bright, funny and bubbly character who brightens up every training session and match. Cobi’s a good passer, tough tackler and a confident player, who’s been working hard in training to develop his 1v1 defending skills and awareness.
Under 9 – Charlie Lewis
Under 10 – George Jenkins
George has recently become a goalkeeper this season and has excelled. George impressed in the futsal tournament recently, while also training and playing for U11, showing the confidence and belief we have in him.
George also plays for Denbighshire schools, which is a proud achievement also over a small time. Congrats George and keep up the good work.
Under 11 – Rui Clarke-Phillips
Rui enjoyed a fantastic December, scoring goals and creating them for fun. His energy and funny personality are a massive asset to the team both on and off the pitch and this, along with his direct and skilful attacking play make him a key part of the team.
His rocket left foot can see him score goals from all over the pitch, and his combination play in recent weeks has been fantastic, showing he is taking on new information really well. Well done Rui! Keep up the good work!
Under 12 – Jakub Slosarczyk
Jakub has been outstanding of late and thoroughly deserves player of the month for December. He has really taken on recent IDP meetings and is committed to working on them.
He’s scored some fantastic goals in December, both in the Super6 and also in the Futsal Programme. The fact that Jakub has won two of the last three player of the month awards shows how well he is doing and deserves to be recognised.
Under 13 – Seb Taylor
Congratulations to our final players of the month for 2018. All winners were well deserved.It’s been a fantastic year for our Academy, and a great experience for our youngsters to face some of the best opposition in world football.The club is really growing and our football provision is improving all the time. We are excited to see what 2019 will bring and how we can improve further.