Charlton Athletic Football Club Women
RTC Trials for 2018-19
RTC Trials for 2018-19
Report by Sue Prior
Page last updated at 11:24AM UTC, Monday, 14 May 2018
Applications to trial for the Charlton Athletic Girls Regional Talent Club (RTC) for the 2018/19 season are now being accepted.
Trials take place during June and are subject to Charlton Athletic renewing their RTC licence.
All players must be registered to attend trials

We are looking for highly-driven committed players with elite potential to join our existing squads with the aim of becoming our 1st team stars of the future.
Players MUST be committed to training on two evenings each week for the whole season and to play a match each weekend.

This is your chance to follow in the footsteps of current Charlton Athletic 1st team players such as skipper Kim Dixson, defender Grace Coombs, midfielder Charley Clifford and striker Kit Graham.

All our teams train at the Charlton Athletic Training Ground.
Our U16s and U14s play against other RTC sides on Saturdays
Our U12s and U10s play in the Tandridge Boys Leagie on Sundays

Age Groups and Eligibility Dates
We will be running teams in the following age groups which are aligned to school years.

Under 10s - (School Years 4 & 5) Players born from September 1, 2008 - August 31, 2010

Under 12s - (School Years 6 & 7) Players born from September 1, 2006 - August 31, 2008

Under 14s - (School Years 8 & 9) Players born from September 1, 2004 - August 31, 2006

Under 16s - (School Years 10 & 11) Players born from September 1, 2002 - August 31, 2004

To apply you must meet the above age group criteria plus those listed below: 

  • Your home postcode must be within 1 hour and 30 minutes of travel time of Charlton training ground SE9 2JR
  • You must have an English parent or an English grandparent OR you must have been educated in England for at least five consecutive years. 

Trial venue and dates
Trials will be at Charlton Athletic Training Ground, Sparrows Lane, New Eltham, SE9 2JR on the new 3G pitches.
Please park in the bottom main car park or surrounding side streets and walk up to the pitches from there.
Please note dogs and childrens scooters are not allowed at the training ground
Players to bring boots, trainers, shinpads and a drink.

Under 16s
Open trial - Wed 6th June - 7pm-830pm -  (Grassroots Players only - Current RTC players not required)
Open trial - Wed 13th June - 7pm-830pm -  (Players recalled from 6th June plus current RTC players)
Invitation Final trial - Thurs 21st June - 7pm-830pm (Players recalled from 13th June)

Under 14s
Open trial - Tues 5th June - 7pm-830pm -  (Grassroots players only - Current RTC players not required)
Open trial - Tues 12th June - 7pm-830pm -  (Players recalled from 5th June plus current RTC players)
Invitation Final trial - Tues 19th June - 7pm-830pm (Players recalled from 12th June)

Under 12's
Open Trial - Tues 5th June - 530pm-7pm - (All players grassroots and RTC to attend)
Invitation Final Trial - Tues 12th June - 530pm-7pm (Players recalled from 5th June)

Under 10's
Open trial - Tues 12th June - 530pm-7pm - (All players grassroots and RTC to attend)

How to Apply
Please email the following details to - please put trials and age group in the email header
Current Charlton players need not apply at this stage until Players final reviews have been completed.

Date of birth
Age group
Playing position
Strongest kicking foot
Current club
Any medical condition we should be made aware of
Parents email
Parents mobile
Address including post code
Place of birth

We will confirm receipt of your email. No other information will be sent out as all details required are provided above.

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