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Jakub Berkowitz

Academy star player, Jakub Berkowitz, has been selected to play for Daggers' Youth Team

Football Academy

Registrations now open for 2016/17 trials

The Barking & Dagenham College Football Academy is run in partnership with Dagenham & Redbridge FC (Daggers).

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As an Academy student you will benefit from:

  • Study with a national award-winning College
  • Train with Dagenham & Redbridge FC professional coaches
  • Potential to trial and play for the Daggers Youth Team
  • Play in the highest youth league outside of professional academies (Football Conference Youth Alliance)
  • Train four times a week and play at one of our four Academy teams on Wednesdays
  • Be coached by Dagenham & Redbridge FC Academy Coaches UEFA B & A Licence
  • Gain youth team under 18's trials and first team development games
  • Represent the England College National team
  • Study at Level 2/3 and national sports courses with a chance to progress on to University 
  • Get a chance to participate in our yearly residential Seville FC (Spain) tour
  • Get a chance to gain an American Football scholarship
  • Receive an FA Level 1 Coaching badge (part time coaching experience) 


Join the Barking & Dagenham College Football Academy and take your career and education to the next level. 

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Find out more today 

If you are interested in finding out more please complete our registration form. You will find a link to the registration form here, and it will open as a Word document.  

Fill it in and email it back to: and 

On receipt or your form we will send you all the trial information you need. 

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Meet Jimmy Martin, Head Coach 

"I am looking for committed players who want to work hard on the pitch and in the classroom. We will give every player the best opportunity to achieve their dreams and goals if they want to work for it."