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Sheffield Wednesday F.C. Academy

The Sheffield Wednesday Academy is the youth system of Sheffield Wednesday Football Club.

Sheffield Wednesday Academy
Full name Sheffield Wednesday Football Club Youth Academy
Nickname(s) The Owls
Founded 1948
Ground Middlewood Road Training Ground
Sheffield
Manager Development squad (U23's)
England Neil Thompson
League Professional Development League 2 North Division

The academy runs two sides; the U23 Development squad, and the U18 Academy. Both play in the respective age groups' Professional Development League Division 2 North leagues.

Contents

HistoryEdit

League HistoryEdit

HonoursEdit

PlayersEdit

Under-23sEdit

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
  GK Cameron McCulloch
  GK Dan Wallis
  DF Ciaran Brennan
  DF Joe West
  DF Liam Williams
No. Position Player
  MF Warren Clarke
  MF Ben Hughes
  MF Liam Waldock
  FW Preslav Borukov
  FW Jordan Lonchar

Under-18sEdit

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
  GK Joshua Render
  GK Luke Jackson
  DF Isaac Rice
  DF Josh Dawodu
  MF Conor Grant
  MF Liam Shaw
  FW Jordan O'Brien
  FW Elliott Vasalo
  FW Eyad Hammoud
No. Position Player
  Michael Ellery
  L’varn Brandy
  Lewis Farmer
  Declan Eratt-Thompson
  Charlie Reaney
  Toby Kenyon
  Luke Cox
  Sam Oliver
  Charles Hagan

Academy staffEdit

Role Name
Academy manager   Steve Haslam
U-23 Manager   Neil Thompson
Head of Coaching   Daral Pugh
Professional Development Phase Manager   Andy Holdsworth
Head of Academy Goalkeeping   Tommy Lee
Head of Recruitment   Ken Ryder
Head of Sports Science and Medicine   Jack Green
Head of Academy Analysis   Dan Payne
Head of Education and Welfare   Dan Potts
PDP Coach   Andy Sharp
YDP Manager   Kevin Fogg
YDP Assistant Manager   Jamie Hadfield
Foundation Phase Manager   Shay Beaglehole
Academy Analyst   Liam Bracken
Lead Academy Physio   Ashley Fickling
Pre Academy Manager/Recruitment   John Megson
Academy Administrator   John Hendley

ReferencesEdit