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Youth Team information


City's Under 18s will compete in the EFL Youth Alliance throughout the 2018/2019 season. The Club's youth team home fixtures will be played at Apperley Bridge (BD10 0NR).

Supporters can see City's youth team 2018/2019 fixtures by clicking HERE.

First Year Scholars - 2018/2019

Daniel Francis
Reece Staunton
Sam Pickles
Jorge Sikora
Kian Scales
Connor Shanks
Finn Cousin-Dawson
Wade Ripley
Eliot Goldthorp
Hayden Smethurst

Second Year Scholars - 2018/19

Daniel Aikten - Striker
Alfie Darke - Goalkeeper
Oliver Kirkpatrick - Central defender
Christian Farrar - Right back/Right winger
Jake Maltby - Central midfielder
Raeece Ellington - Central midfielder
Kielen Adams - Striker
Jeremie Milambo - Left back
Matthew Birchall - Central midfielder



If you are a player aged 16-18 looking for a trial at Bradford City Football Club, please contact us by letter only (do NOT e-mail), marking your correspondence for the attention Michael Collins (Under 18s coach). We do not hold open trials. Trialists are usually only seen on recommendation or invitation of the club.

If you are a player under the age of 16, mark your request for the attention of Alan Nevison (Academy Manager).

It is recommended that you enclose a footballing CV.

Academy Administrator:

Dawn Johnson