Watch Wigan Athletic Academy trials taken by real young players hoping to make it through a successful trial to join the official Wigan Athletic FC Academy. To find out how to get a trial at Wigan Athletic Academy, please refer to the Wigan Athletic Academy page where we list all the information you need about Wigan Athletic’s Academy.
If your child is aged between 4-12 years then the best approach in the player pathway that could lead onto a trial at Wigan Athletic Academy is to encourage them to join the Wigan-Athletic Soccer Schools where they can receive professional training, and benefit from real Wigan scouts coming to see games. The soccer schools are the prerequisite step to moving on to join Wigan Athletic Academy should your trial be successful.
Watch football trials for Wigan Athletic Academy to prepare yourself for your big day. Familiarise yourself with what to expect at a football trial by watching these Wigan Athletic Academy trial videos taken by genuine young footballers who all participated in the trials.
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UNDER 18s: Wrexham 1-1 Wigan Athletic
DEVELOPMENT SQUAD GOALS: Ryan Jennings double – Morecambe 0 Wigan Athletic 2
U18 GOALS!: Fleetwood Town 0 Wigan Athletic 3
UNDER 18s: Goalkeeper Owen Evans scores winning penalty as nine-man Latics win 5-4 against Carlisle
U18 GOALS! Bury 2 Wigan Athletic 3
U18 GOALS!: Accrington Stanley 0 Wigan Athletic 3
Development squad and U18 highlights
DEVELOPMENT SQUAD: Wigan Athletic 5 Morecambe 4 – Nine goal thriller!
U18 GOALS – Wigan Athletic 4 Preston North End 1 – LFA Youth Cup Quarter Finals
Watch Wigan Athletic Football Club Academy Trials to find out what you can expect, and how you can prepare for trial days and training intakes.
Academy trials at any football club are inundated each year with youngsters dreaming of becoming a professional footballer, so preparation is key and at Wigan Athletic FC Academy Trials it all begins at home with the footballers fitness and training abilities.
Watch our videos to find out how you can prepare for a Wigan Athletic FC Academy Trial.