To apply for a trial for the Milton Keynes Dons Academy you should be between the age of 6 and 16 years and hold a British or EU passport.
Please see below the age banding for the 2013/14 season:
If the above applies to you, then please e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Details to include in your email:
Your full name
Your full address including postcode
Your contact telephone number
Your date of birth
The position you prefer to play
Your footballing CV or background
The current team you play for
The fixtures of your current team
Any other relevant information, for example, previous experience playing at a Professional Football Club’s Academy
Confirmation that you hold a British or EU passport
Please make sure you include your fixtures, including dates, kick-off times and venues, if known.
Please note: The Academy is restricted by time/distance within the Foundation Phase (U7-11) and Youth Development Phase (U12-16). Within the Foundation Phase, travelling is limited by 1 hour and in the Youth Development Phase, travelling is limited by 1 hour 30mins.
An e-mail confirming receipt will be sent to individuals applying for a trial.
This information will then be passed onto one of our scouts, who will report to the Head of Recruitment and Head of Academy Coaching with his recommendation.
The Milton Keynes Dons Academy runs an Under 7 and Under 8 pre-Academy group with the Under 8s from the group potentially going onto form next seasons Under 9s group. This is invite only.
Successful candidates will be contacted by the Academy department.
If you are 18 or older, please e-mail: email@example.com. We have no involvement in this process and therefore are unable to help you with a time scale of response.
If you are not playing for a team, we cannot recommend one for you to join. Please contact the Milton Keynes & Border Counties at: firstname.lastname@example.org or Milton Keynes & District Development League (MKDDL’s) at: email@example.com.