Exciting Development at Huntingdon Town Football Club: Launch of the Under 23 Squad

Huntingdon Town Football Club is thrilled to announce the formation of our Under 23 squad, set to make its debut in the Spartan Midlands Division for the 2024/25 season. This strategic move underscores our commitment to nurturing young talent and providing a clear pathway for player development within the club.

Bridging the Gap: From Youth to First Team

The Under 23 squad will serve as a crucial bridge between our successful Under 18 teams and the first team. By promoting promising players from the Under 18 squads, we ensure that our young talents continue to develop their skills and gain invaluable experience. Additionally, the Under 23 squad will offer essential game time to players who are on the cusp of breaking into the first team, ensuring they remain match-fit and ready to seize opportunities when they arise.

Strategic Objectives

1. Player Development: The primary goal of the Under 23 squad is to foster the growth and development of our young players. Competing in the Spartan Midlands Division will provide them with the competitive edge and exposure needed to excel.

2. Seamless Transition: By providing a platform where younger players can gradually transition to senior football, we aim to make the step up to the first team as smooth as possible. This approach helps in reducing the pressure on young players and gives them the confidence to perform at higher levels.

3. Increased Opportunities: The Under 23 squad will create more opportunities for players within our club. It ensures that every player, whether they are moving up from the Under 18s or looking for more game time outside the first team, has a chance to shine.

Why the Spartan Midlands Division?

The Spartan Midlands Division is known for its competitive nature and high standards. Entering this league will challenge our Under 23 squad and push them to develop their skills and tactical understanding of the game. The level of competition is ideal for preparing our players for the demands of senior football.

Support and Enthusiasm

The formation of the Under 23 squad has been met with great enthusiasm from our coaching staff and players alike. It aligns perfectly with our long-term vision of creating a robust player development system that supports the club’s overall success.

Join Us on This Journey

As we prepare for the 2024/25 season, we invite all our supporters to follow the progress of our Under 23 squad. Your support is invaluable and motivates our young players to perform their best. Stay tuned for updates, match schedules, and player highlights as we embark on this exciting new chapter.

The future looks bright at Huntingdon Town Football Club, and the Under 23 squad is a testament to our dedication to building a strong, sustainable future through the development of young talent. Together, let’s make the 2024/25 season one to remember!


Matt Mee

Under 23 Lead Coach

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