Success Stories
Stephen Duke - Mckenna
​​ ​Stephen began his playing career being coached by Dan at the age of 7.

He played for FC Start for a number of years, captaining our U12 side. Stephen was eventually scouted by Everton FC at the age of 11. After a successful trial period he signed a 2 year contract.

Stephen was named on the bench for an away Europa League game with Everton FC first team during the 2017/2018 season.

He is now playing for Bolton Wanderers FC in the English Championship.

Stephen remains involved with FC Start, coming down to training sessions to see our younger teams and his younger brother Kenzi now plays for our U12 side.
James Ellison
​James played for FC Start for a number of years and was part of our U14 side that won the South Liverpool league shield trophy.

James was scouted by Tranmere Rovers FC and joined at the age of 15.

He has now signed a 2 year scholarship and is playing in Tranmere Rovers Under 18 side

We have a further 8 players from U7-U12 either signed, or training with various professional academies