Youth Development ● Jun 18, 2024

Identification trials for boys born in 2017-2013 during November school holidays



SINGAPORE, 18 JUNE 2024 – The Football Association of Singapore (FAS) will hold national identification trials between 18 to 22 November 2024 for Singaporean male citizens and permanent residents born between 2017 to 2013.


The trials will serve to identify talented players to join the FAS/UTR Under-8s to Under-12s Junior Development Centre training groups in 2025. The trials at Kallang Football Hub will each last approximately 1.5 hours; exact timings will be provided closer to the date.


Details on the venue, dates and tentative timings of trials can be seen in the table below.


Date Age Group Time Venue
18 November 2024, Monday U7 / 2017 Between 9am to 1pm Kallang Football Hub
19 November 2024, Tuesday U8 / 2016 Between 9am to 1pm
20 November 2024, Wednesday U9 / 2015 Between 9am to 1pm
21 November 2024, Thursday U10 / 2014 Between 9am to 1pm
22 November 2024, Friday U11 / 2013 Between 9am to 1pm


Parents can register their children for the trials using this link. Please note that each timeslot will have a maximum limit of 60 players. Those who have registered will receive a confirmation email within 5 working days after the final registration date on Sunday, 3 November 2024.


Please note:

  • The open trials mainly serves as an opportunity for those players, who aren’t already playing for clubs and academies taking part in the Singapore Youth League, The Puma Youth league and/or the JSSL leagues.
  • As the players that participates in the above mentioned leagues, are already watched and potentially identified on a weekly basis, by the JNDC / NDC coaches and the FAS Talent scouts.
  • The Talent Identification department will not facilitate any request to change your chosen day or slots after you have registered.
  • When registering your child, please make sure to register with TWO different emails (to ensure that you receive the information from us through: [email protected]).
    Please check your spam folder if you do not receive the email.
  • If you do not register via the form, your child will not be allowed to take part in the trials.
  • If your child is not able to join the above trial dates, we can inform you that next round of trials for these age groups may be held during the next school holidays, in March 2025.
  • Parents are allowed to observe from the stands. However, they are not allowed to enter the field, or provide comments/speak to the players during the trials.
  • All players are reminded to bring their training gear, boots, shin pads, gloves (for goalkeepers) and a water bottle.
  • For more queries about these trials and general information about Talent Identification, you may refer to the Talent ID Q&A page here.




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