UK time is: 22:02:07
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Academy product Jake Charles signs pro deal

Huddersfield Academy player Jake Charles has signed his first professional deal, keeping him at Huddersfield until 2014.

The 17-year-old prospect signed the deal on his birthday this week and will remain in the clubs development programme under Mark Lillis.

Charles has 5 under 17 caps for Wales, and joined Town at 11 years old from Garforth Villa.

Charles has been a feature for the Huddersfield U-18 side this season weighing in with three goals in 14 games for the young terriers.

Academy Manager Mark Lillis was pleased to get the deal done, but the hard work starts here for the youngster.

'Jake is only 17 and he will continue to work with us. The next step for him is work with the Under 21s with Steve Eyre, and Jake knows himself that he is still learning.

"We`re doing a lot of work with him and other players across all the technical football areas, including sports science and analysis.'




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Terrier24 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday March 2 2013

Time: 1:27PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Huddersfield Town Articles

Former Manager Appointed By Seasiders (Thursday October 30 2014)

Holmes Recalled By Terriers (Thursday October 30 2014)

Grant Holt: Football Enigma (Wednesday October 29 2014)

Spirites Loan Deal For Gobern (Saturday October 25 2014)

Crooks Joins Pools (Saturday October 25 2014)

Carr Loaned To Mansfield (Saturday October 25 2014)

Holt Extends Terriers Loan Spell (Saturday October 25 2014)

Archived Huddersfield Town Articles

List All Vital Huddersfield Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Terrier24 2

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
14. Reading 14 5 3 6 -5 18
15. Millwall 14 4 5 5 -2 17
16. Rotherham 14 4 5 5 -3 17
17. Huddersfield 14 4 5 5 -6 17
18. Leeds Utd 14 4 4 6 -4 16
19. Wigan 14 3 6 5 -1 15
20. Fulham 14 4 2 8 -6 14

Breaking League News

Talking point: who is to blame
Blackpool : 31/10/2014 21:11:00
Team news v Ipswich
Blackpool : 31/10/2014 21:00:00
Oyston glad to get positivity
Blackpool : 31/10/2014 20:52:00
Clark : I can keep blackpool up
Blackpool : 31/10/2014 20:40:00
On this day 2007
Blackpool : 31/10/2014 20:25:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Forest up next; Match Predictions
Suggested By:  
Town Win 100%
Score Draw 0%
No-Score Draw 0%
Forest Win 0%