Categories: General Date: 11/04/18 Title: U18s: Durham 1 Elite Academy 0A friendly win for Durham
The Durham U18 lads played another friendly game against strong opposition in the form of The Elite Academy select squad as they prepared for their forthcoming semi-final in the Northern Counties Championship. The Elite Academy recruits players from all over the world and showcase them with professional clubs with the objective of gaining them professional contracts. AND they provided formidable opposition with some very gifted technical and astute tactical players! The Durham lads had to be at their very best to gain a 1-0 victory in a hard-fought game. These relationships with top academies from a wide raging platform in the youth development arena hold Durham in a good place for their future progress.