Norwich City unveil fresh academy scholar intake
PUBLISHED: 10:40 08 July 2014
Norwich City boss Neil Adams and chief executive David McNally were on hand to induct nine first year scholars into the club’s academy.
The promising crop of youngsters signed official forms on Monday and will now attend the academy on a full-time basis and be part of the Canaries’ Under-18 set-up along with second year scholars.
The squad will contest the FA Youth Cup, won by the Canaries in 2013, and the category one development league.
• Full list of new Norwich City scholars (information from the club’s official site)
Marcus Beauchamp - goalkeeper
Marcus joined City from Bristol Rovers this season.
Aston Oxborough - goalkeeper
Aston has represented England at under-16 level. A product of the academy’s schools programme.
Joe Crowe - centre-back
Joe, a defender from Ireland, signed with City following a successful trial last season.
Louis Ramsay- full-back
Louis is a pacy full-back, previously with Tottenham Hotspur.
Kofi Boateng - defender/midfielder
A strong, athletic defender, Kofi can play in a number of positions. He is a product of the academy’s schools programme.
Harley Black - centre midfielder
Harley is a composed midfielder with a wide range of passing. He finished last season by making his debut for the youth team and is a product of the academy’s schools programme.
Tom Walters - centre midfielder
Tom is a holding midfielder who signed with the Academy in 2010. He is a product of the academy’s schools programme.
Todd Cantwell - attacking midfielder
Todd is an attacking and creative midfielder who joined the academy at the U10 age group. He is a product of the academy’s schools programme.
George Couzens - striker
George is a striker, formerly of Lincoln City, who played a handful of games for City’s Under-18s last season. A product of the academy’s schools programme.