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1 August 2013

Norwich City Football Club Academy

Our under-18s will also compete against Category One clubs in their respective league under the guidance of Neil Adams

This campaign the Norwich City Under-21 Development Squad, managed by newly-appointed Mark Robson, will compete in the Barclays U21 Premier League, which has replaced the old reserve league format.

Overseen by long-serving Academy Manager Ricky Martin, the Club's Colney Training Centre is now home to over 20 full-time Academy staff and has achieved the aim of Category One status.

NORWICH City's Academy has a proud tradition of producing the very best in home-grown talent and continues to be at the forefront of youth development in this country through its embracing of the new Elite Player Performance Plan.

click here. For a more detailed breakdown of the EPPP will bring you all the latest news, match reports, and goal round-ups of every U21s and U18s fixture exclusively.

, who have the aim of progressing as many players into the development squad as possible.

Academy Manager - Ricky Martin 

EPPP Staff

Administrator - Lesley Williams

Management Administrator - Ali Colman

Head of Education - John Vincent

Operations - James Bemment

Youth Development Officer - Colin Watts

Head of Recruitment - Gregg Broughton

Match Analyst - David Read

Lead Match Analyst - Jason Todd

Physiotherapist - Chris Hedges

Senior Physiotherapist - Damien Bowyer

Lead Sports Scientist - Andrew Johnson

Head of Sports Science and Medicine - Paul Jones

Lead GK Coach - Jani Viander

Foundation Phase Lead Coach - Matthew Wright

Youth Development Coach and Support Staff for Education - Jimmy Unwin

Youth Development Phase Lead Coach - Dmitri Halajko

Professional Development Phase Lead Coach - Neil Adams

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