Congratulations to Matt Keogh, Year 11, in securing a two year scholarship starting on 1st July. This consists of a full time football and education contract. Matt´s aim is to get a professional contract by Summer 2018. He will be training with the first team on occasion and getting paid to play football...every boy´s dream!
Matt will be based at Thorp Arch with the first team. He will be hoping to follow in the footsteps of James Milner, Fabian Delph and Tom Lees, a former student of King James´s who now plays for Sheffield Wednesday after graduating from Leeds Academy.