The Latest News from the BACT Team

BAFC ACADEMY TRIAL DATES

BURTON Albion FC Academy are pleased to announce they will be running trials for all age groups during the week commencing 2nd January 2017. Please sign up on the links below and we will be in touch with further details.   Please note: All academy enquiries should be sent to academy@burtonalbionfc.co.uk        … Read more »

GOLDEN GOAL GROUP DONATES FUNDS TO SUPPORT PROSTATE CANCER

OUR ‘Golden Goal’ over 50s group having been showing their support to local prostate cancer projects and have raised funds to help these projects grow. The Golden Goal group, who meet every Wednesday at the Pirelli Stadium, recently organised a charity skittles night at Rolleston Social Club. Now annual charity event is a social occasion with… Read more »

JUNIOR BREWERS XMAS PARTY!

JUNIOR Brewers are invited to attend our annual Junior Brewers Christmas Party, taking place as soon as 20th December! The party will take place from 5-6.30pm at the Pirelli Stadium, and all children will be involved in the following: Meeting Santa, with everyone receiving a present Party games and a Brewers Christmas quiz Meet the… Read more »

BAFC PLAYERS CHECK IN ON RAISING ASPIRATIONS PROGRAMME

BURTON Albion players Chris O’Grady and John Brayford have dropped into Sudbury Primary School to meet pupils. The Brewers striker and defender answered questions that had already been prepared in class by the pupils about their lives and football careers. They then took time out to sign autographs and pose for pictures with all the… Read more »

A FEAST OF FOOTBALL AS BACT WELCOME THE PREMIER LEAGUE TROPHY

IT was a feast of football for primary school pupils at the Pirelli Stadium when the Premier League Trophy arrived at the home of Burton Albion. Premier League Primary Stars is the new Premier League schools programme which was launched in the autumn term of 2016 to use the appeal of football and sport to… Read more »

SUCCESSFUL START FOR ABLE TOO ALBION TEAM

BACT inclusion session, ‘Able Too Albion’, has recently branched out to enter a number of local tournaments, participating in football matches across Staffordshire. Our PAN Disability Football sessions for 5-16 year olds, help teach new skills, to a targeted area of children, with the aim of helping them to meet new friends in a relaxed and friendly environment. When… Read more »

SPANISH COACHES RETURN BACK HOME AFTER SUCCESSFUL PERIOD WITH BACT

THIS week BACT had to say goodbye to our Spanish visiting coaches, who have been working for with us for the past month to look at the way we coach and run projects over here in England. This is the third time that we have welcomed football coaches over from Spain, this time welcoming Jo… Read more »

BREWERS PLAYERS DROP IN TO LOCAL PRIMARY SCHOOL

BURTON Albion footballers have visited a Branston primary school to support reading projects within the school. The youngsters in reception classes at Rykneld Primary School were visited by Brewers first teamers Stuart Beavon and Lee Williamson. The players answered questions from the pupils not only about their football careers but also what books they liked to read…. Read more »

BLACK FRIDAY DEAL – ONE DAY ONLY!!!

*** If you book your place on any of our Xmas Holiday Camps ON FRIDAY 25th NOVEMBER you will automatically be entered into a prize draw to win x1 adult and x1 child ticket to watch a BAFC first team game! *** MIXED HOLIDAY CAMPS Burton Albion Community Football Centre – Pirelli Stadium (DE13 0AR)… Read more »