Football: FAS to hold selection trials for U-10 Junior Centre of Excellence

About 50 young footballers aged 10 and below vied for spots in FAS’ third Junior Centre of Excellence at Tampines Secondary School on Jan 29, 2011.
About 50 young footballers aged 10 and below vied for spots in FAS’ third Junior Centre of Excellence at Tampines Secondary School on Jan 29, 2011. PHOTO: FAS

SINGAPORE - The Football Association of Singapore (FAS) will be conducting selection trials for next year's Under-10 Junior Centre of Excellence (JCOE) intake on Nov 5.

Boys must be Singapore citizens who are born in 2007 to be eligible for the trials, which will be conducted in two rounds.

The boys who are successful in the first round on Nov 5 will be invited for the second round of selections the following day.

Participants can register from 7.30am to 8.30am at four venues: Hong Kah Secondary School, Tampines Secondary School, Naval Base Primary School and Ang Mo Kio Secondary School.

They will be assessed on skills such as juggling, dribbling, passing, and playing in small-sided games. All players must turn up in football attire comprising jersey, shorts, long socks, shin pads and boots.