Millwall & Lewisham Girls Centre of Excellence are delighted to announce the running of free U7-9 girl's only training sessions starting this evening at Sydenham High School for Girls Sports Ground.
At Millwall, the Centre of Excellence is the first part of a wider development programme for female players that meet the needs of footballers from 5 years old through to elite open age football.
The recent introduction of the Under 7-9 years Player Development Centre enables very young players to have fun and gain valuable experience before progressing to the Centre of Excellence trails when they reach 9 years of age.
There will be 2 sessions a week run, of which you can attend both or which ever is closest to your home.
The first session we will be at Sydenham High School for Girls Sports Ground @ Worsley Bridge Road, London, BR3 1RP. This will run every Tuesday evening, starting tonight, from 6-7.30pm on a floodlight grass facility.
The second session will be at the Lions Centre, Zampa Road, London, SE16 3LN every Thursday 14th February 4.30-6.00pm in the sports hall. This session will also be followed by Girls only Kicks Social Inclusion football session for those die hards who which to keep playing.
These sessions are free of charge and will be coached by UEFA B qualified Girls Centre of Excellence coaches consisting of former England and Australian International players.
Sessions will consist of:
- Small Sided Games
- Fun Technical Practices
- Shooting Games
- 1v1 to 2v2 attacking and defending games
The aim of these free sessions is to provide professional coaching for young aspiring girl football players, to form the basis of Millwall & Lewisham Girls CofE U11 team which play at the elite end of the girls footballing spectrum, as we are one of only 32 Centre of Excellences in the country.
These sessions are for players of all abilities and for girls that show a keen interest in progressing their football skills.
If you would like to register onto these free sessions, please contact Daniel Mlinar, Millwall & Lewisham Girls Centre of Excellence Centre Manager on girlsCofE@millwallcommunity.co.uk or call 07551232721 for more information.