About YEFA

Welcome to Yorkshire Elite Football Academy (YEFA), the number 1 academy for developing youth footballers across Yorkshire. Our academy model caters for all players of all abilities aged 4 -16 and provides a clear pathway for players within our academy.

YEFA bridges the gap between professional academies and local grassroots teams through our weekly sessions including our Talent Centres, Goalkeeping Academy,  Select Development Squad (SDP) and our  Elite Development Squad (EDS),  and of course our ever popular holiday courses.

At YEFA all our coaches are FA/UEFA qualified, DBS checked and first aid qualified. The academy is proud to boast links with Premier League clubs and fellow professional academies.

The academy is based in West Yorkshire and boasts several venues including Batley Sports and Tennis centre, St John Fishers High School and Batley Grammar School the home of our fixtures for the Junior Premier League.

Meet the Team