Junior and youth football in Burnham

Burnham Football Club is proud of its association with grassroots junior football. Especially when it comes to developing the skills of young players from the local community. Our vision is to create a pathway for young players into a senior squad including our own first team.

Our current Burnham FC junior and youth teams are:

Football Development Centre

Additionally, Burnham Football Club plays host to the Football Development Centre, typically on a Friday evening depending on matches. Whether your child plays for a club, a school team or simply wants to give it a go for the first time the Football Development Centre is an ideal environment to discover, learn and improve.

We utilise the FIFA Certified 3G pitch and onsite facilities at Burnham Football Club, ensuring players aged from 5 to 13 years develop as ballers, remain safe, while still having lots of fun. Our aim is to initiate and support the long term development of your child’s journey in football, providing skills they can use at school or at their regular football club.

Burnham Football Club is an FA Charter Standard club

Players benefit from:

  • Fun and engaging coaching sessions, within a safe environment, managed by qualified professionals.
  • Actively developing individual ball skills, communication, confidence and teamwork.
  • On a state-of-the-art FIFA Certified 3G artificial pitch in groups based on age and ability. Providing no end of fun, regardless of the weather conditions.

Parents benefit from:

  • Free on-site parking, indoor and outdoor toilets
  • Undercover seating and pitch-side snack bar
  • Liceneced bar with Sky Sports and BT Sports

Where? The 1878 Stadium, Burnham Football Club, Wymers Wood Road Burnham SL1 8JG

When? Friday, 5:45pm – 7pm

How much? £24 per month

Free trials are available, appropriate footwear MUST be worn, book via the Class4Kids website https://gsi.classforkids.io 

Other local junior and youth football clubs

Aside from our own junior teams there are other local clubs, based in Burnham, who we like to support where possible.

Burnham Junior FC

Burnham Junior FC is an established accredited local junior football club, separate to Burnham Football Club, catering for players aged from under 7 to under 18.

Matches are typically played at Cherry Orchard – George Pitcher Memorial Ground, owned by Burnham Parish Council.

If you are interested in learning more then please contact Burnham Junior directly using the links provided.

Related links:

Burnham Junior FC website

Burnham Junior on Facebook

Burnham United FC

Burnham United FC was established during 2022. It is completely separate to Burnham Football Club and although it is still early days for those involved, Burnham United FC are the newest of our local junior football clubs.

If you are interested in learning more then please contact Burnham United FC directly using the links provided.

Related links:

Burnham United on Facebook

Burnham United on Instagram