Plymouth Argyle to open Girls Long Term Player Development Centre at Pool Academy

Pool Academy will be the home to Plymouth Argyle's Girls Long Term Player Development Centre. 

The programme focuses on the development of young players and retention of potential in all fields and, as a long-term club-target, Plymouth Argyle would like to see more local players progressing into the female football pyramid. Similar projects with their girls centre in Plymouth has already seen great results, with increased game opportunities, good relationships with local clubs and progression routes for the most gifted and talented.

The centre will run Every Friday during term times from 5-6pm, for all girls in the following age groups; Under-8s (minimum six years-old), Under-10s, Under-12s and Under-14s. In order to give each squad member support and individual attention, they aim to work with squads of 16 maximum.

Argyle Community Trust will be holding three FREE opening evenings to launch the centre and give local girls the chance to come and see what it is all about, whilst enhancing their skills in a safe and fun environment.

The dates below will be open to girls who fit in the age categories:

Friday, April 20 from 5-6pm

Friday, April 27 from 5-6pm

Friday, May 4 from 5-6pm

To book a place on the free open sessions please visit, selecting the date/s you wish to attend from the drop-down menu, and filling out the online consent form.

Alternatively, you can bring the consent form along on the evening. For more information or queries, please email or call 01752 562561 Ext 4.

Phil Jones