A PRESENTATION OF WIT AND REAL INSIGHT INTO THE WORLD OF PLAYERS
SUCH AS WAYNE ROONEY AND HOW THEY WERE NURTURED FROM
6 YEARS OF AGE TO GROW AND DEVELOP INTO WORLD STARS.
‘BY WHOM’ YOU ASK?
The man who pioneered the Academy Concept and Structure over 20 years from basics at under nine to state-of-the-art facilities
and world-renowned expertise aimed at spotting, coaching, teaching, protecting and guiding elite young players through to the
peak of their capabilities, which in an unbelievable number of cases, was Everton F.C. first team in the English Premier League
and on to International stardom in some cases.
HIS NAME: RAY HALL – THE DOYEN OF YOUTH FOOTBALL
(ACADEMY DIRECTOR at EVERTON F.C. for over 20 YEARS)
WATCH BREATH-TAKING, UNIQUE FOOTAGE OF WAYNE ROONEY FROM 6 YEARS OF AGE TO 26 ALONG WITH
PLAYERS WHO ARE ALSO HOUSEHOLD NAMES.
GET ANSWERS TO QUESTIONS SUCH AS:
• What determines whether or not a player can be a premiership
• How much does it cost to run a world-class academy?
• When did you and your staff realize Wayne Rooney was a star in
• When do you decide a player isn’t first team material and who is involved in the process?
• How do you measure the success or otherwise of an academy?
• What is the staffing structure needed to develop and protect academy players?
• How often do young players at say U ’12 train at the academy and how do they get there?
• What are the facilities like and do the first team train in the same venue?
• How do you measure or evaluate players’ activity and contribution in games?
• How do you identify the players for your academy?
• Are premiership clubs football clubs or brands?
• What has kept Everton Academy ahead of the more illustrious/rich clubs?
RAY WILL GIVE YOU ANSWERS TO THESE AND YOUR OWN QUESTIONS AS HE PRESENTS TO YOU AND OTHER
FOOTBALL/SOCCER ENTHUSIASTS AT: (Dates and locations will be posted very soon. Please check back or inquire within on our contact page to find out more information.)