LFC-DSK academy announce trial dates

The trials will be held on 16th and 17th April at the DSK Dream City Football Fields, Pune and will be open to those who are aged below 18. Shortlisted players will be announced on 29th April.

Shirish Kulkarni is the executive director of the DSK group.   -  Getty Images

Liverpool FC International Academy and DSK Shivajians have announced the trials to form the 2016-17 squad at the academy.

The trials will be held on 16th and 17th April at the DSK Dream City Football Fields, Pune and will be open to those who are aged below 18. Shortlisted players will be announced on 29th April.

Those appearing for the trials will have to fill a disclosure form at the venue, following which they will be allocated batches to showcase their football skills. The trials consist of various physical drills and matches.

The trials are an opportunity for budding footballers from across the country to showcase their talent in front of the coaches from Liverpool FC. If shortlisted, the players get an opportunity to become a part of the Liverpool FC International Academy-DSK Shivajians.

Over the past two years, more than 3000 players have appeared for the trials.