Training at the Academy of Light

Open Trials

A chance to be seen by Sunderland AFC 's Academy of Light.

A guaranteed opportunity for your child to be seen by scouts and coaches from Sunderland AFC's Academy of Light, the Foundation of Light's Open Trials are held twice every year.

Run over two days at the Academy of Light, players take part in coaching sessions and small sided games with gifted players being referred to Development Centres and possibly even Sunderland AFC's Academy of Light.

All players attending will receive written individual feedback from their time on the course.

Places on the Open Trials are just £30 per person and are extremely limited.

Next open trials dates:

The next Open Trials are expected to take place in April 2014. Please call 0191 551 5191 to register you interest.