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Launching (finally!) w/c 19th April 2021

Welcome to YEL Advance – the coaching sessions with a difference where players of all abilities will be taught essential life skills as well as develop their technical footballing ability.

YEL Advance has been created to provide supplementary coaching from UEFA A and UEFA B licence coaches for YEL players who want to develop their own ability whilst remaining with their team mates and friends in their local YEL team/club.

Initially, players will have the option of joining one of the hour long YEL Advance 1 Monday or Friday night coaching sessions on the 3G surfaces at either FSM Carlton Football Centre or Clifton Football Centre. – (YEL Advance 2 sessions at FSM Nottingham Football Centre will be available from June 2021)

YEL Advance will be delivered in associate with FSM and CFC

FSM Centres will be providing the venues and hosting YEL Advance
Complete Football Coaching will be providing the professional coaches

All CFC Coaches hold an in-date DBS and safeguarding certificate and deliver exciting and fun sessions for players of all ability levels.

Coaches profile

Ian Clark

UEFA B Licence

Ian currently coaches Chesterfield U16s and has a goalkeeping Coaching Level 1 as well as FA Youth award

Aaron Large

FA Youth Award

Aaron is a Nottingham Forest academy coach with the U12s. He also holds FA youth award (modules 1-3 and is a coach developer/ mentor

Steve Pritchard

UEFA A licence

Steve currently coaches Mansfield Town U14s and holds the FA Youth Award. He is also a UEFA B licence tutor

Steve Stennett

UEFA A licence

Steve is Nottingham Forest Community Trust technical director of football. He holds UEFA B licence diploma, FA Youth Award, FA Level 2 GK Coach, FA Talent ID level 2

YEL Advance 1 – 16 players in each session

YEL Advance 1 is designed for all levels and ability. Sessions will be focused with the emphasis on honing players personal skills and enjoyment of the game. Those players who show higher level ability will be invited to join YEL Advance 2 (initially all players will join YEL Advance 1 sessions)

YEL Advance 2 – 12 players in each session (available from June 2021)

With smaller numbers in each session, YEL Advance 2 will allow coaches more player/coach time to develop individual skills and techniques.


The total cost of a six week cycle is £30 – You must book a full cycle of 6 (six) sessions. Full payment is required in advance. Details of when and how to pay will be confirmed once the booking has been accepted.


The one hour sessions will be once a week in six weekly cycles starting on Monday April 19th 2021. Players must sign up and pay for the full six weeks.


CYCLE 1 – Monday – April 19, 26, May 3, 10. 17, 24

CYCLE 2 – Monday – June 7, 14, 21, 28, July 5, 12


CYCLE 1 – Friday – April 23, 30, May 7, 14, 21, 28

CYCLE 2 – Friday – June 11, 18, 25, July 9, 16, 23

Session times for age groups:



YEL Advance 1

Monday nights

3 separate pitches


U7s – 5pm to 6pm – 16 players

U8s – 6pm to 7pm – 16 players

U9s – 6pm to 7pm – 16 players

U10s – 7pm to 8pm – 16 players **UPDATED 31/3/2021**

U11s – 7pm to 8pm – 16 players

U12s – 7pm to 8pm – 16 players

U13s – 7pm to 8pm – 16 players

U14s – 7pm to 8pm – 16 players **UPDATED 31/3/2021**


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YEL Advance 1

Friday nights

3 separate pitches


U7s – 5pm to 6pm – 16 players

U8s – 6pm to 7pm – 16 players

U9s – 6pm to 7pm – 16 players

U10s – 7pm to 8pm – 16 players

U11s – 7pm to 8pm – 16 players **UPDATED 31/3/2021**

NOTTINGHAM FOOTBALL CENTRE (Starting from June 2021)


YEL Advance 2

Friday nights

2 separate pitches


U8s – 5.30pm to 6.30pm – 12 players

U9s – 5.30pm to 6.30pm – 12 players

U10s – 6.30pm to 7.30pm – 12 players

U11s – 6.30pm to 7.30pm – 12 players

U12s – 7.30pm to 8.30pm – 12 players

U13s – 7.30pm to 8.30pm – 12 players

U14s – 8.30pm to 9.30pm – 12 players

How to Book

Parents/Carers should click a ‘book a place now’ button to download a pdf event consent & info/booking form. Print off the form and complete all sections. 

No payment is required at this stage – details of how to pay will be emailed later.

All sections must be completed.

Once completed and signed, please send either a scan or photograph of the form to your team manager who will register the booking on Scoreline – the YEL admin system.

The YEL Office will send out a confirmation email with details on how to pay once the booking has been received. The booking process will not be completed until payment has been received.