Loading

Add Attendee

Parental consent

Please note we request only parents/legal guardians responsible for the child/children complete all registration forms. Registration forms completed by any other party will not be accepted. This is to ensure that we have the correct consent/information required

You currently do not have any courses in your basket. Click here to view our Courses.

FOUNDATION OF LIGHT
SOCIAL MEDIA

HUGE THANKS to @Official_Darlo youth teams for joining us at a cold but action-packed Player Development Centre… https://t.co/R0gM9rR02y

RT @FoLScholars: FULL TIME: Disappointment for our Ladies Scholars who exit the @NFYLU19 Ladies Cup. Best of luck to @gillsgirlsacad who wi…

Fantastic opportunity to learn from one of the best youth coaches in country, @c_rob_8! https://t.co/PXzXROYJUS

RT @safcjack1981: Long shot I know but anyone at the Man City match last night find a wedding ring??? @RokerReport @SunderlandAFC @ALS_Fanz

Ahead of the opening if the @JamiesMOF community kitchen at the @BeaconofLight, our skills team have been practicis… https://t.co/7kicye1IM6

HALF TERM: Looking for sports activities for your child during February #HalfTerm? Why not join us at the… https://t.co/EiXdFQLQQA

Join us for our first ever Gala Dinner as we celebrate our achievements and the impact we've made to local lives in… https://t.co/sYPquVsuAD

RT @NFYLU19: This is due to be a fantastic contest as the first of the @NFYLU19 Ladies Cup semi final games takes place tomorrow at @Sunder

RT @SunderlandAFC: GOOOOOCCCHHH!! Only just on as a sub, his first involvement ends in a goal... #SAFC 2-0 #MCFC U21 https://t.co/z4ydAgf…

RT @SunderlandAFC: 45 played, 45 to go... Ha'way The Lads! #SAFC 1-0 #MCFC U21 https://t.co/eNGm9jIxgM

RT @SunderlandAFC: GOOOAAAALLL!! The Lads hit the front through Duncan Watmore! Get in! 🙌 #SAFC 1-0 #MCFC U21 https://t.co/tw6x3bySmn

RT @simonrod01: @SAFCFoL @Beacon_SC Foundation of Light Reds working hard with Scott #hardworkpaysoff https://t.co/4WsA98ByEL

21 hours ago
  • Simon
  • @simonrod01

RT @SAFCLadies: After a free weekend, we're back in action this coming Sunday, as we travel to take on @donnybelles! The @FAWNL clash gets…

RT @SunderlandAFC: City get us underway at the @StadiumOfLight... Ha'way The Lads! 👊 #SAFC https://t.co/Fiy9oaQ8pP

RT @mediaworksuk: On Friday, @mediaworksuk hosted the inaugural #MediaworksDigitalCup and what a tournament it turned out to be! Thank yo…

RT @SunderlandAFC: Tonight's team news, in association with @aphrodite1994... #SAFC https://t.co/MfSf0ULnmV

Foundation celebrates league cup success

14 May 2018

Foundation of Light’s Development Team have won a prestigious regional competition after a thrilling final against Gateshead College.

The youngsters, based in County Durham, staged an amazing come-back to lift the NECL Development League Cup in Wednesday’s final at Gateshead International Stadium.

Gateshead College headed into the interval two nil up before goals from Steven Dawson and Ryan Paterson brought the Young Black Cats level, with Jack Mortimer scoring a dramatic winner five minutes from time.

Winning the cup feels absolutely brilliant. We didn’t do ourselves justice in the first half but had a good team talk at half time and at the end of the day we deserved to win.

It’s been a great experience. Playing in a fantastic stadium on a great pitch and wearing the Sunderland AFC strip means a lot to the lads.

They’ve done the Foundation and the club proud.

Stephen Brass, Foundation Development Team coach

The Foundation’s Development Team is part of the charity’s hugely successful Football Scholarship, offering young people aged 16-17 a pathway into the sports and leisure industries.

The programme provides access to elite training with Foundation of Light’s highly experienced UEFA B coaches while studying towards a Cambridge Technical Level 3 and gaining practical work experience opportunities on one of three personalised pathways: football, coaching or fitness.

The team competes in the North-East Colleges Development League each Wednesday against Further Education institutions from across the region, where they finished second in their debut season.

For more information on the Foundation of Light Football Scholarship please email jade.royal@foundationoflight.co.uk or call 0191 5515077.

Latest Tweet

HUGE THANKS to @Official_Darlo youth teams for joining us at a cold but action-packed Player Development Centre… https://t.co/R0gM9rR02y


about 1 hour ago
  • Arriva-Logo-2018
  • barclays-thumb
  • Big-Lottery-Fund-2018
  • catepillar-logo
  • durham-county-council
  • EFL-Partner-Logo
  • fa-logo
  • karbon-logo
  • livin-logo-2018
  • premier-league-logo
  • Springboard-Logo
  • south-tyneside-logo
  • south-tyneside-thumb
  • SAFC_Grey
  • sunderland-thumb
  • Tesco Bank Logo