Foundation Phase (5-11)

During the foundation phase, our development centre sessions focus heavily on individual player focused

All sessions are designed for players to develop a mastery of the ball and they are all encouraged to be exciting and positive in possession.

Youth Development Phase (12-16)

During the youth development phase, our development centre sessions will still follow all of the principles of the foundation phase but will incorporate much more tactical play allowing players to develop a more in depth understanding of the game.

Whаt to expect? 

S4A football development centres offer high quality weekly football tuition to aspiring junior footballers who are keen to develop further and push themselves onto their own next level.

All sessions are professionally designed and delivered in line with the ‘england dna’ to offer a player focused approach and develop players on an individual basis while allowing them to progress at their own speed and in a low pressure but testing environment.

All skills and attributes developed will be in the following areas –







Our development centre syllabus runs over a term time 30 week period between September and May and covers a variety of phases to help improve each players’ all round game.


Our philosophy is to work alongside local grassroots clubs and provide an environment where young players can take their own individual game onto their next level. Participation at our development centres will not affect a players grassroots club commitments.

Our football development centre continues again in September and we cant wait to continue the success of the last three seasons. We have now coached over 200+ players improving their development and creating new pathways into football.  

We have strong links to academy and grass roots football across Buckinghamshire, Northamptonshire and Oxfordshire allowing our players the opportunity to progress to “their” next level.

Our development centre is for everyone who is passionate about improving their footballing ability. Our sessions are designed around the individual and we strive to help them reach their full potential without the pressure taking away the enjoyment of development.

For all enquiries, please email


Royal Latin Astro Turf Pitch

Royal Latin School,
Chandos Road
Buckingham, Bucks,
MK18 1AX

Dates and Times

(Each Monday during term time) Monday 5th September 2022 until Monday 22nd May 2023. U7s, U8s, U9s, U10s, U11s – 6:00pm – 7:00pm U12s, U13s, U14s, U15s, U16s – 7:00pm – 8:00pm


£195 per season

(£20 per month for 10 months)

Account Number -> 11159902
Sort Code -> 09-01-29
Account Name -> S4A Development LTD

To pay via standing order please type the code “standing-order” into the coupon box. This will just send us the booking form. Payments will then need to start on September 1st 2022 and ending on June 1st 2023 of £20.00 per month.