Welcome to Newcastle Elite Academy

football coaching in the north east

Newcastle Elite Academy is a football academy set up by four Newcastle United players to provide the opportunity for young players to engage in high quality age specific football coaching programmes.

Delivered by a team of UEFA qualified coaches, our coaching programmes are structured and designed to replicate the standard of quality in professional football environments.

Newcastle Elite Academy provide challenge and development for striving young players, to further improve and take the next step in their footballing journeys. #PlayLearnGrow

“The fact we all bring variety from different areas, have all had different upbringings in the game makes it a good mix. We all work together towards a nice environment to train and play.”
– Dwight Gayle, Newcastle United

“Whoever enrols will have fun but it’s also about development and improvement too. It’s a real chance for the youngsters to develop their game quicker and at high level.”
– Matt Ritchie, Newcastle United

“I’ve came through the Academy and know that a lot of talent in the area can get missed. It’s a chance for people to get involved and get some top quality coaching.”
– Paul Dummett, Newcastle United

“This is the biggest area I have been to when it comes to grassroots football. It’s a one-club city and there’s so many people who are passionate about the game.
– Rob Elliot, Newcastle United