Vital Football

Latest Southampton FC News

Southampton Introduces New Scholars

Southampton Introduces New Scholars

The reputation that our Academy has gained is expected to go from strength to strength.

The New Football Development Centre at Staplewood is up and running and welcomes five more youngsters to it for the coming season.

The five youngsters have signed up hoping to emulate former Academy players. They all hope to become Southampton players of the future.

Whilst entry into the Academy as a full-time Scholar is a huge achievement in itself, they now have the chance to break into the professional game.

Steven Mowthorpe - Goalkeeper - has been with us since the Under-14's level. He is a strong shotstopper who also distributes the ball well. Even though only 16 has already played at Under-18 level.

Conor O'Sullivan - Left Back - Here we have a pacy full back who comes from Bristol. He has been with the Academy since impressing us in a six week trial back in 2007.

Corby Moore - Centre Midfield - This youngster has a growing reputation for his ball skills and mental awareness. Corby has been with us since he was eight and he has shown such dedication that he has had recognition at the England Under 17 level.

Daniel Bowman - Right Back - Here we have another long term student. Athletic and technical prowess gives this young defender an assured look. One thing that will make him popular is the little fact that he played in our Under-18 victory over Pompey Under-18's last season.

Joe Curtis - Centre Midfield - Joe is a creative midfielder who was formerly captain of Leicester City's Under-16's. Our club's reputation for helping youngsters has helped bring him here.

His father was a professional footballer with Charlton Athletic and Northampton Town hos hometown club.



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:SFC Forever
Date:Thursday July 8 2010
Time: 8:52PM

Comments

0
Nice to see our future is being taken good care of by the club. Our academy has done well over the years and with good luck we will unearth some more diamonds.
VS sparkle
08/07/2010 21:00:00
0
Welcome to the full time shift boys. Good luck and hope all turnes out well for ou.
VSrednwhite
09/07/2010 09:38:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Whyte Wins on US Debut

Recent Southampton Articles

Southampton v Wolves - Follow On Twitter - 23-8-17

Southampton are at St Mary's with Wolves the visitors today, this will be a 7:45pm kick-off.

Safe Standing - The Time For You To Act Is Now!

The EFL supports safe standing, the FA chairman wants it and the EPL clubs are discussing it. After many years of campaigning, we are almost at the point where...

Southampton Complete Wesley Hoedt Capture

Late yesterday evening Southampton confirmed the arrival of Lazio centre half Wesley Hoedt.

Officials - Southampton v Wolves (23/8/17)

The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the EFL Cup tie between Southampton and Wolverhampton Wanderers this Wednesday.

Archived Vital Saints Articles

Vital Saints articles from

Site Journalists

SFC Forever
no email
Profile
Vital Saint
Editor email
Profile
Matt Gardner
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

League Cup - Southampton v Wolverhampton Wanderers
Suggested By:
Southampton win88%
Wolves win12%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Southampton Results (view all)

Southampton Fixtures (view all)

The Vital Football Members League