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“Belief, trust and focus” – referee Kevin Friend on what it takes to reach the top

“Belief, trust and focus” – referee Kevin Friend on what it takes to reach the top

Kevin Friend, a Premier League referee, had a long and arduous journey to reach the pinnacle of refereeing. The official has risen up the footballing ladder, starting out with Sunday morning games and working his way up to Wembley finals and European ties.

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FCV Academy students step up for United Counties League debuts

FCV Academy students step up for United Counties League debuts

Two promising FCV Academy youngsters made their United Counties League debuts at the weekend, turning out for Eynesbury Rovers in a 2-1 reverse against Oadby Town.

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FCV Academy suffer 4-1 reverse at AFC Rushden & Diamonds

FCV Academy suffer 4-1 reverse at AFC Rushden & Diamonds

FCV Academy returned to National Alliance Under-19 League action in midweek, when they fell to a disappointing 4-1 defeat against AFC Rushden & Diamonds.

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FourFourTwo Performance: How Southampton train their players' brains

FourFourTwo Performance: How Southampton train their players' brains

Find out more about how Premier League club Southampton are using a device called the Neurotracker to train the brains of their players.

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Premier League referee Kevin Friend reflects on FCV Academy visit

Premier League referee Kevin Friend reflects on FCV Academy visit

Kevin Friend, one of England's top referees, visited Borderville to give the FCV players a talk on refereeing and career progression, before officiating a friendly match between the Academy and New College Stamford.

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FCV Academy battle back to draw at Lincoln City

FCV Academy battle back to draw at Lincoln City

FCV Reds showed desire and belief to come back from 4-1 down to draw 4-4 in a thrilling friendly against Lincoln City's Academy.

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Four-star Khalid Rahim fires FCV Academy to victory

Four-star Khalid Rahim fires FCV Academy to victory

The first of two Wednesday games saw FCV secure a comfortable 4-1 triumph over CKW Academy in the English Colleges League.

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FCV Academy knocked out of the Cup by Basford United

FCV Academy knocked out of the Cup by Basford United

FCV Academy exited the National League U19 Alliance Cup at the Second Round stage following an enthralling encounter with Basford United.

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How to find the Football Academy

Finding us is very straightforward - we are on High Street, St. Martin's, which is part of the main north/south road through Stamford. The Garden House Hotel is located at the south edge of town adjacent to the A43 junction. Entry to the car park (inside the walled gardens) is from Pinfold Lane off the A43 at the rear of the hotel.