Leicestershire & Rutland County FA has been awarded a licence by the FA to host the new Talent Identification Programme for disabled young players during the 2016/17 season.

The County FA will begin by hosting an England Talent Day at Brooksby Melton College on Saturday 25 March, before leading in to a six-week prescriptive player assessment and signposting period. The programme is quality assured to support the development of young talented disabled players and offer them a clear pathway.

Players who have an impairment or disability are being encouraged to attend the Talent Day, and the registration form can be found by clicking here