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Pre Academy (6-9 Years)

Pre Academy Training Tryout Schedule

Pre Academy Elite is a free 1-hour, 8-week clinic delivered by Academy Director Barry Lynch. The objective of the clinic is to bring together talented players Ages 6-9 (1st thru 4th Grade) and to Identify players to become part of our Academy at Liverpool FC New Jersey in the future.

You must first tryout before being selected for the Academy - tryout information below

Tryout Dates;

Sunday, August 19th 


Life Center Turf Field (2035 Columbus Road, Burlington NJ)

Players born in 2009 

Players born in 2010

Players born in 2011

Players born in 2012

Liverpool International Pre Academy Training


In the fall of 2018, Liverpool will launch its innovative new program for selected boys aged six to nine. This extension of Liverpool's successful Academy will feature full-time players pools in the new “ Pre-Academy Elite ” program for boys in the U7, U8, U0, and U10 age groups.

Liverpool FC NJ follows the same curriculum as the Academy in England. .

Liverpool's core values and methodology are key pillars of Liverpool's Pre-Academy. Academy Director Barry Lynch has introduced players into a holistic, experiential, game oriented and player-centric environment at the Life Center Turf Facility.

Our staff of coaches dedicated to the Pre-Academy are essential members of Liverpool FC New Jersey's staff, and are provided their own extensive coaching education program and all of the resources available to the program to ensure that our players are provided an incomparable developmental environment. Our staff includes a group of the most ambitious and dedicated coaches in the region.

Liverpool FC NJ is passionately committed to providing our rich local talent pool every opportunity to play a starring role for the club, and believe that our player pathway will help our players succeed in their career.


Location: Legion Turf Field Palmyra NJ

Training Dates:

Fall 2018 Training

Sep 17 - November 5

8 weeks  - Mondays

Girls & Boys: 5.45pm - 7.00pm 


Winter 2019

 January 7th, 2019 - February 25th, 2019

Players born in 2011/ 2012 Boys & Girls Split

Time: 5.45pm - 7.00pm


Players born in 2009/ 2010 Boys & Girls Split

Time: 7.00pm - 8.15pm


Contact for details



Our Academy Director, Barry Lynch, will deliver the program. Barry is a revered coach throughout the tri-state area. He has had a lot of success, developing players currently playing in the English Premier League, Major League Soccer, ODP, the US National Training youth teams, and pools.

USSF A license 

(United States Soccer Federation)

USSF B License 

(United States Soccer Federation)

UEFA B License

(Union of European Football Associations)

BFUT C License

(Brazilian Football Union)

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