Glory Development Centre (GDC)

Go for 2&5 Glory in the Community - GDC

The Perth Glory Way 

Creating an exciting environment by making brilliant things happen on and off the field so that our people are Together, Successful and Bound for Glory. 

Goals for Football 

For our players and coaches, we will be where innovative, exciting and brilliant football are the core to delivering success at all levels. 

Football Operations 

Identify, nurture, and attract new talent through our GDC, NPL & NYL 

Retain within WA the best talent from the GDC, NPL & NYL to ensure that Perth Glory have a pipeline of quality players for the Hyundai A League. 

Introduction 

•The Glory Development Centre (GDC) replaces the Skill Acquisition Program (SAP) and Glory Juniors (GJ) program, both previously designed to work with talented junior players in the youngest age groups. 

•Players born between 2005 and 2009 will be selected in the Glory Development Centre which is the club's underpinning program for the NPL including two Shadow Squads for players born in 2005 and 2006. 

•Players will also have to register with a club team in the Football West season. 

•Perth Glory’s NPL teams all play a minimum of one year (1) up above their age group. 

•Perth Glory’s NPL teams compete in National and International tournaments. 

•We aim to unlock our player’s potential to maximize their improvement on a consistent basis when training with Perth Glory coaches. Our goal is to be a positive influence on each player’s learning journey within football development. 

Player Progression

“Our thanks extended to Perth Glory FC for their professional and high standard environment created during the 2016 NPL season, with the majority of players representing our State at the NYC, coming from the PG youth teams.” 
Cris Ola 
Football West Technical Director 

Players who registered with Glory Juniors (2013 – 2015) or Summer Development Program (2011 – 2013) now playing at a higher level in Perth Glory’s 2016 NPL include 

Perth Glory U12 – 10 players (2005) 

Perth Glory U13 – 9 players (2004) 

Perth Glory U14 – 9 players (2003) 

Perth Glory U15 – 11 players (2002) 

Perth Glory U18 - 3 Players (2002) 

Perth Glory Development Centre Open Trials 2016

The GDC replaces the Skill Acquisition Program and Glory Juniors program, both previously designed to work with talented junior players in the youngest age groups.
Players born between 2005 and 2009 will also be selected in the Glory Development Centre which is the club's underpinning program for the NPL including two Shadow Squads  for players born in 2005 and 2006
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PERTH GLORY DEVELOPMENT CENTRE OPEN TRIALS
CLICK HERE FOR DATES, TIMES & TRAINING EXPECTATIONS

REGISTRATIONS CLOSE AT 9AM ON FRIDAY 30TH SEPTEMBER
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

QUESTIONS - CLICK HERE 
OR EMAIL development@perthglory.com.au


Trial process and invite opportunities for:

2009 ( 8 year olds)  – North, South and Central (Hub locations tbc)  
2008 ( 9 year olds)  – North, South and Central (Hub locations tbc)
2007 (10 year olds) – North, South and Central (Hub locations tbc) 
2006 (11 year olds) – Shadow squad to Glory NPL Teams located in a North, South & Central Hub
2005 (12 year olds) – Shadow squad to Glory NPL Teams located in a North, South & Central Hub