First they won the Berks & Bucks Cup 3-0 on April 22nd; then the League Cup 1-0 on May 8th. FInally, following Slough Towns failure to obtain 9 points out of 12, the amazing Maidenhead Youth team scored the treble. What a fantastic year, with 25 wins, two draws and only four defeats the whole season, scoring -
Our Managers are now looking for some new Youth players for next season.
- League; 40 goals conceding 23 - goal difference 17
- Cups; 55 goals conceding 18 - goal difference 37
- Total 95 goals conceding 41 - goal difference 54
Manager Sam Lock
- You don't have to be from Maidenhead, but please be aware that training takes place at Altwood School in Maidenhead.
- Minimum age is 15, maximum age is 18.
- Ideally we would like players who have been involved in academies and school of excellences through their careers.
- Games are played in the evenings Monday - Friday. Generally, we train on Monday nights and some Thursday nights.
- Pre-season/trials will start late June early July. Training and matches are played throughout school holidays.
- The Youth team are closely linked with the Reserves and First teams, with Drax often coming down to watch. Our aim is to get players progressing through the Club and hopefully making the First team in the future. This season, two youth players have regularly been involved with the First team, and many of the Youth boys have played Reserve football.
, 23, is a UEFA qualified coach currently working on his UEFA A coaching badge. He previously played for Reading FC but had to cut his career short due to injury. He also played for Maidenhead Boys FC and MUFC Youth.
Coach Aaron Steadman
, 24, is an FA qualified coach currently working on his UEFA B coaching badge. Previously played for Wycombe Wanderers FC, but again had to cut his career short due to injury. Also played for Maidenhead Boys FC and MUFC Reserves.
Assistant Manager Dom Lock
has been involved in local football for over 20 years. He has an in-depth knowledge of the game, and has been a very good mentor for Sam and Aaron.
GK Coach Jorge Barao
has played at a good level, and again has a superb knowledge of football. Jorge is working towards his FA coaching badges.
Please contact Sam on 07540 123912 or Aaron on 07535 001551 for an informal chat and to arrange trials etc.