The Mossley AFC Academy team have been placed in the Joma Division of the NPLFA League for the 2019/20 Season along with; Belper Town, Carlton Town, Leek Town, Mickleover Sports, Radcliffe, Stafford Rangers and Witton Albion.
The League programme gets underway on Wednesday 11th September , but the young Lilywhites first have a Preliminary Round of the FA Youth Cup away at IRLAM TOWN date to be confirmed in week commencing 2nd September.
The first round draw for the NPLFA League Cup has given Mossley a home tie against Mickleover Sports on Wednesday 6th November,
This years Squad will consist of around ten first year students which will complement the nine or ten second and third year students already with the club.
The boys have been having weekly training sessions over the last six weeks or so under the watchful eye of Head Coach Paul Bennett who is now in his third year with the club.
The team will again be captained by Dylan Fitzgerald who made his breakthrough into the first team at Seel Park towards the end of last season, so hopes are high for a successful season.
NPLFA matches are played on Wednesday afternoon’s with a 2 pm kick off. Mossley’s home games are played at Seel Park.
Report by Steve Tague
Mossley AFC Academy Co-ordinator