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At the start of 2022/23, a total of 26 players had progressed through the Academy to make their first team debuts for the Club, with almost 400 league appearances having been made by academy players since 2011.

The Academy prides itself on being a player-centred development programme which has a target to produce a first team year-on-year made up of 50% Academy graduates who carry the values of the Club.

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Job opportunities

The Academy never stands still and we are always looking to improve our player development programme with the support of open minded, professional and driven members of staff.

Keep an eye on the AFC Wimbledon Academy Twitter account for job opportunities.


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Academy news

Club News 16 November 2023

Sharp shooters! Academy squad on target

Academy Manager Michael Hamilton brings us up to speed with what’s been happening in our youth sector – including a paintballing experience to remember and our ever popular Goalkeeper Day!

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Club News 18 October 2023

Morgan inspires the next generation

Academy Manager Michael Hamilton brings us up to speed as we enter the latter stage of the year - with an inspirational speech from Morgan Williams taking centre stage.

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Match Reports 4 September 2023

Dons fall just short in thriller

AFC Wimbledon’s Under-18s fell just short of a point in their opening PL Cup group stage fixture against Charlton Athletic.

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Match Reports 28 August 2023

Dons extend run with derby win

AFC Wimbledon Under-18s made it four wins out of four this season with a hard-fought victory against Sutton United on Saturday.

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