Our development tournaments follow our professional tournament giving grassroot clubs the opportunity to follow in the footsteps of their professional peers.

The tournaments are open to all clubs in the specified age groups who wish to partake. Development teams can be a year older than the professional teams to support competition.  You must be a U7/U8/U9/U10/U11/U12 team to qualify.

Tournament Details


U7’s: Sat 26th January 2019
U8’s: Sat 23rd February 2019
U9’s: Sat 30th March 2019
U10’s: Sat 27th April 2019
U11’s: Sat 18th May 2019
U12’s: Sat 22nd June 2019


U7’s: Format 5 v 5
U8’s: Format 6 v 6
U9’s: Format 7 v 7
U10’s: Format 7 v 7
U11’s: Format 8 v 8
U12’s: Format 9 v 9


Players eligibility (born from to):

U7: Players born from 01.09.2012 – 31.08.2013
U8: Players born from 01.09.2011 – 31.08.2012
U9: Players born from 01.09.2010 – 31.08.2011
U10: Players born from 01.09.2009 – 31.08.2010
U11: Players born from 01.09.2008 – 31.08.2009
U12: Players born from 01.09.2007 – 31.08.2008


Sheffield United Football Club Youth Academy
Firshill Crescent
S4 7DR

To express your interest in participating in the Development tournament, please fill in the information below.

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