Advanced Centre

CACT offers talented players from the community programmes an opportunity to train each week at CACT’s Advanced Centre, where they will be coached by UEFA A and UEFA B coaches, to the level of the CAFC Academy.

After training at the Advanced Centre, if selected, players will be signed into the club’s academy for a trial.

  • 15% of players at the academy aged 9-16 years started at the Advanced Centre
  • Grant Basey, Rob Elliot, Scott Wagstaff, Tamer Tuna, Ben Davison, Danny Green, Bradley Jordan, Tobi Silva, Harry Arter and Karlan Ahearne-Grant signed professional contacts and made CAFC 1st team debuts
  • Sean McGinty, signed for Manchester United – undisclosed fee