Last season was another successful one for our Academy, topped off with six players making their debuts in the first team!
Read full article
Ahead of the big heavyweight clash between Anthony Joshua and Joseph Parker, Paul McShane and Tom Holmes went to meet a local professional boxing champion in Asinia Byfield.
He joined our Academy aged 8, and Tom Holmes got the chance he has worked half his life for on Tuesday night and made his first team debut.
The eyecatcher on Tuesday evening’s teamsheet was Tom Holmes’ inclusion, as the 17-year-old defender was thrust into the starting XI for a senior team debut against Bolton.