Useful Links

Please visit the links below for a more personal, detailed, and often tragic stories of released academy players. The issue is very real.

STORY ONE – ‘Player welfare: How big a problem is football facing? And what is being done? Click here

STORY TWO -‘Football’s biggest issue’: the struggle facing boys rejected by academies  Click here

STORY THREE – Despite what football clubs say, the support for rejected boys is not there  Click here

PROFESSIONAL BODIES

PFA – https://www.thepfa.com/

MIND – https://www.mind.org.uk/sport

THE FA – http://www.thefa.com/