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ABOUT THE ACADEMY

Posted on 12 August 2004  - 12:00

Tottenham Hotspur (Spurs) Football Club is located in North London. The club is also known as Spurs. Tottenham's home ground is White Hart Lane. The club motto is Audere est Facere (To dare is to do).

Tottenham Hotspur’s Academy coaching young footballer from the age of 8 to 18.


The operation involves approximately 150 young players, looked after by 30 full time and part time staff.


A network of 35 scouts ensure that Spurs bring in the best talent locally, and compete for other national players and those based abroad.


This season nine new scholars will join the 11 existing 2nd year boys to form the nucleus of the Academy U18 squad.


The 3rd year Academy players all train with the Reserve/Development Squad and compete for places in the Reserve Team.