News & Events

News & Events

Dec 08 - Arzan trains at BCFC Academy

Arzan Todywalla is a 13 year old striker who plays for Fencibles United and his school, Bucklands Beach Intermediate School. Arzan has been working with Premier Skills for over two years and in July 2014 he travelled to the UK to train at the Birmingham City Football Club Academy (BCF. We asked Arzan a few questions about Premier Skills and his time at BCFC. More

Nov 21 - PRO OPS COURSE - January 2015

Experience training and coaching from the English Professional Academy system. The Professional Opportunities course is back for 2015! More


Roger will be holding two LEVEL 1 COACHING workshops in Auckland in November. Our workshops show the coach how to develop skillful players with game understanding through the use of realistic, progressive practices. More

Sep 03 - TRAIN LIKE A PRO Courses - Auckland - SEPT/OCT 2014

The TRAIN LIKE A PROFESSIONAL course works with young kiwi football players to develop and maximise their playing potential and ability. More

Jul 08 - Level 1 & 2 Coaching Course - UK

Roger will be returning to the UK in August 2014 and will be holding a combined Level 1 & 2 Coaching course in the West Midlands. More

May 24 - NZ Course Dates - 2014

Following some great feedback from our players and parents, we have now identified dates for our New Zealand courses this year. This list will be updated as new courses are added. More

May 23 - Exclusive U16 Academy Assessment Course

An exclusive opportunity for elite U16 kiwi players to be assessed by a UK Championship Academy coach. Sam Wilkinson, Birmingham City Football Club’s lead U16 coach will be running an exclusive one-day course in June 2014. More

May 05 - Train Like A Pro - April 2014 - Course Review

Roger gives some feedback from last week's Train Like A Professional course. More

May 05 - CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE - ALBANY - Term 2 / 2014

Our CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE has been designed to provide young kiwi football players with an opportunity to work with PROFESSIONAL UEFA QUALIFIED COACHES with experience of coaching in ENGLISH ACADEMIES to maximize their playing potential and ability. More

Apr 08 - Train Like A Pro Course - Coaching Team

We are pleased to announce the outstanding coaching team for the April/May TRAIN LIKE A PRO course. More

Mar 25 - Wilkinson still striving to raise the standard

A great interview with Roger in this weeks Waikato Times by Ian Anderson - a journalist with a passion for the game. More

Feb 08 - CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE - Term 1 / Auckland / 2014

The PREMIER SKILLS 'CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE' has been developed to provide young kiwi football players with an academy system designed to maximise their playing potential and ability. More

Feb 08 - PRO OPS 2014: Course Review

Our Professional Opportunities courses ran in Christchurch and Auckland in January 2014. The overall level of the courses this year was excellent. A vast majority of the young players had attended previous PREMIER SKILLS courses and this was evident in their advanced skill level and game understanding. This was further established by positive comments from their junior club coaches and parents. More

Dec 30 - Birmingham City FC Lead Academy Coach heads to NZ to work with young kiwi footballers

Premier Skills is delighted to confirm that Birmingham City Under 12 Lead Academy Coach, George Curry, will be coaching at the Pro Ops courses in both Auckland and Christchurch. More

Nov 25 - PRO OPS COURSE - Christchurch - January 2014

We are excited to announce a second PRO OPS course to be held in Christchurch in January 2014. Experience the training and coaching of a Premier League Academy. More