Under 7 – 2019/20

Dates for your diary – 2019/20 

Shadow Squad Information Evening – Friday 28th June 2019 at Harborough Town FC 6:30pm till 7:15pm. change of venue – Kettering Spa Hotel, Kettering Parkway, Kettering NN15 6XT

Pre – Season Training days – 7th & 21st August 2019 at Kettering Buccleuch Academy 9am till 3pm.


Commences Friday 6th September 2019

Squad Training – U7’s will attend squad training on a Friday evening (arrive 5:45pm, collection 7:45pm) at Harborough Town FC venue, Northampton Road, Market Harborough, Leicestershire LE16 9HF. Players are to arrive in tracksuit bringing with them all items on the kit list.  The session will be held outside on a 4g surface.

FIXTURES – to be added.  All home fixtures are to be played at either Montsaye Academy or Harborough Town FC.  Players need to arrive in tracksuit bringing all equipment off the equipment list with them for all fixtures. Venue details for away fixtures will be given nearer to the time.  PLEASE CONFIRM AVAILABILTY FOR ALL FIXTURES

U7 FIXTURES/Tours/Residential’s 2019/20 – fixtures to be added throughout the season

Saturday 14th September v Lincoln City FC (A).  Times and venue details tbc.  *No U7 squad training on Friday 13th September*

Saturday 5th October v York City (H)

Saturday 26th October v Shrewsbury (A) Shrewsbury Sports Village, Sundorne Road, Shrewsbury, SY1 4RQ. Kick off 1:15pm, meet 12:45pm.

Friday 8th November v Peterborough Utd (H) Harborough Town FC, Northampton Road, Market Harborugh, LE16 9HF  Meet 5:30pm

Saturday 7th December Sheffield Trophy (A) Sheffield United Football Academy, Firshill Crescent, S4 7DR.  10am kick off, 9am meet. Transport provided.  No U7 Squad training on Friday 6th December.

Saturday 7th December v Leicester Academy (A) Leicester City Football Club Training Ground, Belvoir Drive, LE2 8PB.  11:30am meet, 12:30pm kick off.

Friday 21st February v FDS Development Centre (H) Harborough Town Football club, Northampton Road, Market Harborough, LE16 9HF. 10am Arrival.

Monday 30th March v Walsall FC (A) Banks Stadium, Bescot Crescent, Walsall WS1 4SA. 6pm Kick off.


FDS Head Office, Unit 8 St Mary’s Business Park, Albany Road, Market Harborough LE16 7QJ.

HTFC, Northampton Road, Market Harborough LE16 9HF.

Montsaye Academy, Greening Road, Rothwell NN14 6BB.

Kettering Buccleuch Academy (KBA), Weekley Glebe Road, Kettering NN16 9NS.


Players need all the kit on the kit list.

Kit List

FDS/West Brom Match Kit

FDS-West Brom training kit (WE PROVIDE)

FDS-West Brom rainjacket
Shin Pads
Football Socks (white)
Healthy/Football Snacks
Refillable Drinks bottle
Note Pad
Towel/Shower Gel – all players are to shower after squad training and after fixtures.

Flip flops/Sliders

Healthy Packed Lunch (Fixtures)


No squad training on the following dates:

Friday 18th October 2019

Friday 1st November 2019

Please confirm attendance for all fixtures one week prior to the date, you can text the shadow squad mobile number noted on the contract details or email us at bookings@developmentschools.co.uk. Many thanks