Sheffield Wednesday

North American Academy

Sheffield Wednesday FC - situated in the north of England with over 145 years of history (formed in 1867) and therefore one of the oldest football club's in the world. Honors include 4 time League Champions (Premier League equivalent), three FA Cups and one League Cup.  In May 2012 promotion was secured to English Football's second tier in front of 38,000 fans! The Sheffield Wednesday Academy continues to produce players for its first team.


The launch of the Sheffield Wednesday North American Academy was announced in May 2012.  To read the press release on the announcement click here.


The first SWFCNAA partner clubs were announced in October 2012 - to read the press release click here.


Former Sheffield Wednesday Academy Manager, Sean McAuley discusses the launch of the partnership below.

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