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Trials for next season's youth team will begin on Saturday 4th June 2011. The youth team compete in the North West Youth Alliance Under 18 Football League and also the FA Youth Cup.

The North West Youth Alliance is the most competitive youth competition in the North West outside of Football League Competitions. In addition players who excel in the youth team will progress to the reserve team who compete in the Lancashire Football League.

The first trial on 4th June, will be open to players who have previous experience with football league clubs, played representative football or have previous experience of playing in the North West Youth Alliance Football League, with the trials ongoing throughout the course of the summer.

Open trials will start the following Wednesday 8th June and again will run through the course of the summer to enable players to give a good account of themselves.

The first trials for players with football league, representative football or previous North West Youth Alliance experience, on 4th June will take place on Lord Lane PF, Lord Ln, Failsworth, M35 0SL starting at 11.00am and finishing at 1.00pm.

Open trials will take place at the same venue on 8th June beginning at 7.00pm and finishing at 8.30pm. The surface is grass and you will need full training kit.

To be eligible to play for the youth team you must be under 18 years of age on 31st August 2011.

If you require any further information please contact:-
Rob Byrne Youth & Reserve Team Manager on 07970 966495, or
Colin Fielding, Director of Youth Development on 07580 088080,