Monthly Archives - October 2016

Hugh Alban-Jones, Peterborough United

mail order prednisone I’m Hugh Alban-Jones and I’m a 17 year old centre midfielder in the 2nd year of my scholarship and I’ll be introducing myself and discussing some early season themes and hopefully give you a good insight into what life is like as a professional footballer for Peterborough United. I’m originally from Cambridge and was scouted at 13 years old playing for a local team, ever since I’ve been at Peterborough United and I love it! Since the age of 13 [...]

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Harry Baldry, Midfielder

http://mypaloaltoplumberhero.com/wp-json/oembed/1.0/embed?url=http://mypaloaltoplumberhero.com/toilet-repair-services/ I’m Harry Baldry, a 17 year old from Wisbech, Peterborough. I’m also a 2nd year right footed midfielder for Peterborough United. I’ve only been at Peterborough United for 3 years, as I was scouted when I 14 years old from my local football club. As a midfielder, I’m a natural playmaker who’s both footed very similar to Santi Cazorla.  I enjoy breaking forward and supporting the attackers, either by dribbling and playing clever balls to our strikers. In terms of this [...]

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Danny Jarvis

I’m Danny Jarvis and I’m a 17 year old midfielder in the 2nd year of my scholarship and I’ll be discussing some early season topics as an insight into what life is like as a professional footballer for Peterborough United. I was first scouted playing for my local football team at the age of 8 years old in a tournament on Peterborough embankment, where I’ve risen through the youth ages to be a box to box midfielder that loves to [...]

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Andrea – Peterborough United

buying nolvadex in australia My name is Andrea and I’ll be giving you an insight in my life as a Maltese national, being bought by Peterborough United to play in their Youth Team. I’m a right footed 16 year old attacker from Malta in my first year of my scholarship. I was scouted playing for my team in my home country, Malta and was brought by the club and have been living in England since. I’m very attacking minded and can play on either [...]

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Shin Splints

Nichola Gibson is Academy Sports Therapist/Rehabilitator at Peterborough United FC with an MSc Sports Rehabilitation. If you’d like more information on an injury or treatment please contact her nichola.gibson@theposh.com In this blog, you will learn about Shin Splints which are also known as Medial Tibial Stress Synsdrome (MTSS). You’ll learn what shin splints are; What Shin splints are Symptoms of shin splints Risks that make you more likely to suffer shin splints Causes and Treatment Symptoms Pain along the inner shin is the main symptom. The [...]

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Ewan Fieldhouse, a conversation

I’m Ewan Fieldhouse, a 16 year old from Peterborough. I’m a 1st year striker for the Youth Team at Peterborough United. I was scouted when a coach came to watch me play at Peterborough Elit and was offered trials at U11 age groups where I was offered a place and have progressed throughout the age groups. I would say that my playing style is very similar to Zlatan Ibrahimovich as he is also a tall striker and big, but he [...]

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An Introduction to Morgan Penfold

My name is Morgan Penfold and I’ll be giving you an insight in my life as a professional footballer in the Youth Team for Peterborough United. I’m a 17 year old 2nd year, attacking player from Whittlesey, Peterborough. As a local lad, I was scouted when playing for my local team at the age of 11 before being picked up by the development centre for Posh. After training and playing for the development centre, I was then asked to sign [...]

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Karamoko Dembele

As a 13 year old he’s played for the U15’s in a tournament against West Bromwich Albion, Deportivo La Coruna, Lyon and the prestigious Barcelona academy and completely outshone during the tournament. Barcelona’s academy is famed for bringing players through to the first team with the likes of Messi, Fabregas, Bellerin, Pique, Xavi, Iniesta and so on. This is amazing progress to see a 13 year old, a year 9 at school, training and playing with players 7 years older [...]

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What is a scholarship?

A scholarship is a 2 year contract for boys aged 16 and over. It’s also known as an apprenticeship and is the first step for a schoolboy making it to a professional footballer, as it’s usually the first time in a young players career that they train every day. It’s a learning to curve where football truly becomes their life, often getting a taste of what it’s like to be a professional footballer. Often half-way through their U16 year, they [...]

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