The Academy and Watford FC ''break the mould''
Our closely-linked partnership Watford Football Club has been attracting much press attention recently due to it unique approach to football training and education.
It is fantastic to see people watching what we are doing in term of youth development in football.
BBC Journalist Paul Fletcher gave readers on the website an insight to The Academy in his BBC Blog recently, read it here:
Training sessions take place during the day at The Harefield Academy
The players have the chance to combine their training and education