Football Academy

Sports Haverhill Football Academy

Professional and fun football coaching for 5 - 13 year olds


Football coaching and training programme

The PSD player development programme is a football skills coaching method specifically for 5 - 13 year olds. Our programme focuses on individual skills development, technique and small group play.

Our player development programme exists to assist young players in their football pathway. Whether a beginner trying to get into football or an elite player looking to push to the next level, our sessions will cater for your level of development.

PSD Goals

Prestige Sports Development Goals

Our main objectives are to:

Develop skilled, confident & creative players
Make football practice & training FUN
To teach values such as good sportsmanship, manners & respect
To teach the importance of character & performance while valuing winning/competition
Provide a safe and educational experience

Development Centre Session

Our development centre provides the ideal environment for a young players introduction to structured, professional coaching. Our sessions are designed to be engaging and offer the player the best chance to make progress. Prestige Soccer Academy has a player centred approach and is the perfect place to take your game to the next level. Beginner-intermediate level.

Time: 5 - 6pm
Venue: Haverhill, The New Croft 3g
Price: £4 per session



The Prestige Soccer Academy's philosophy is to create a professional training environment for young players to develop and showcase their talents. The academy and programme have been set up by Matt Crawley who is UEFA and FA qualified and an ex Arsenal, Cambridge United & Colchester United Youth coach.


Players receive coaching through weekly sessions as part of our development centre through to the Advanced Academy. Sessions are ability specific and based around group and individual targets in relation to the Prestige Soccer Academy development syllabus. Each season includes 6 blocks of training. The blocks are split into 1) Dribbling & 1v1 2) Passing & Receiving Skills 3) Turning 4) Finishing 5) Control 6) Attacking & Defending. Ball Mastery and the development of Agility, Balance, Co-ordination and Speed will be evident in most sessions!

Advanced Academy

Invitation Only

The advanced academy is the elite performance tier and is for those players who have regularly demonstrated the capabilities to train at this level. Players are encouraged to develop confidence on the ball, display sound technique and to develop their understanding of the game. The sessions are player centred and predominantly technique and skill based. Our sessions are designed to engage children, while teaching new skills and practicing in an enjoyable environment.

Time: 6 - 7pm
Venue: Haverhill, The New Croft 3g
Price: £4 per session


How will the Prestige Football Academy benefit your Player?

Train & Play Like a Pro
Improve your skills, whatever your position or ability
Learn how to use skills of the worlds greatest players
Enjoy you football!
Professional Coaching - work with qualified and professional sports coaches
Improve Ball Mastery
Improve basic to advanced skill and technique
Develop all round confidence
Experience of training in Elite environments and experiencing the expectations
Develop Football Intelligence
Learn about values such as Respect and Humility
Links to professional clubs - if your child's performance reaches a top level, we can recommend your player to professional academies
Experience of playing with and against advanced players
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