Suffolk FA Advanced Coaching Centre

Advanced Coaching Centre


Suffolk FA has again been licensed to run a Girls’ Advanced Coaching Centre in the 2018-19 season.

The centre, which will be licenced and supported by the Football Association and sponsored by HomeStore Self Storage, will provide talented young female players throughout Suffolk and the surrounding areas with weekly additional training and fixtures, whilst still playing for their clubs.

Suffolk FA Girls' & Women's football Development Officer Rebecca Bolton said: “The Girls’ Advanced Coaching Centre will provide girls at U12, U14 and U16 age groups with season-long coaching once a week on the 3G pitch at Needham Market FC and a fixture programme with a minimum of six fixtures a season to support the girls’ development.

“This bespoke pathway for the East of England will ensure talented young females across Suffolk are given every opportunity of progressing through the Female Elite Talent Pathway.

“Within this pathway players will be working with highly qualified coaches including a goalkeeping coach. The girls also have access to an experienced physio who attends training sessions every other week.”


Get in Touch

Rebecca Bolton - Suffolk FA Girls’ ACC Centre Manager

01449 616606 (Mon - Fri, 9am - 5pm / 07432 735961



Typically these take place each June and July

These are held on Monday evening at AFC Sudbury, King's Marsh Stadium, Brundon Lane, Sudbury, CO10 7HN

No, this is an additional programme that allows you to play a grassroots team as well

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