The Nike Football Academy was an English football academy funded and administered by Nike, Inc.. The academy had a revolving squad of unsigned under-20 players and is run with the intention of helping them find a professional club. The academy was based at St George's Park National Football Centre. The squad was made up of players scouted worldwide and drafted to the squad through Nike Most Wanted trials. Over 50 players have gone on to play professional football over the years. The programme was led by Manager Jon Goodman, with former Wolverhampton Wanderers player Matt Murray who worked as Assistant Manager.

Property Value
dbo:abstract
  • The Nike Football Academy was an English football academy funded and administered by Nike, Inc.. The academy had a revolving squad of unsigned under-20 players and is run with the intention of helping them find a professional club. The academy was based at St George's Park National Football Centre. The squad was made up of players scouted worldwide and drafted to the squad through Nike Most Wanted trials. Over 50 players have gone on to play professional football over the years. The programme was led by Manager Jon Goodman, with former Wolverhampton Wanderers player Matt Murray who worked as Assistant Manager. The programme was also known for its collaborations with world class professional players, most notably Sami Khedira, Joe Hart, Rio Ferdinand, Francesco Totti, Mario Gotze and others. Players such as David Accam, , Tom Rogic, Majeed Waris, Petar Golubovic, Kevin Salazar and Sergio Galeano are graduates of the programme. The Academy regularly played teams like FC Barcelona, Arsenal, Inter Milan, Manchester United and others. The Academy closed at the end of the 2016/17 season. (en)
dbo:capacity
  • 3100 (xsd:integer)
dbo:ground
dbo:wikiPageEditLink
dbo:wikiPageExternalLink
dbo:wikiPageExtracted
  • 2019-10-14 07:18:19Z (xsd:date)
dbo:wikiPageHistoryLink
dbo:wikiPageID
  • 32282910 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageLength
  • 6341 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageModified
  • 2019-10-13 16:31:22Z (xsd:date)
dbo:wikiPageOutDegree
  • 83 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageRevisionID
  • 921062720 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageRevisionLink
dbp:wikiPageUsesTemplate
dct:subject
rdf:type
rdfs:comment
  • The Nike Football Academy was an English football academy funded and administered by Nike, Inc.. The academy had a revolving squad of unsigned under-20 players and is run with the intention of helping them find a professional club. The academy was based at St George's Park National Football Centre. The squad was made up of players scouted worldwide and drafted to the squad through Nike Most Wanted trials. Over 50 players have gone on to play professional football over the years. The programme was led by Manager Jon Goodman, with former Wolverhampton Wanderers player Matt Murray who worked as Assistant Manager. (en)
rdfs:label
  • Nike Academy (en)
owl:sameAs
foaf:homepage
foaf:isPrimaryTopicOf
foaf:name
  • Nike Academy (en)
foaf:nick
  • The Academy (en)
is dbo:team of
is dbo:wikiPageRedirects of
is dbp:clubs of
is dbp:currentclub of
is dbp:youthclubs of
is foaf:primaryTopic of