As last year they will be heading for Scotland in the following week and will face games against Rangers, Partick Thistle and Motherwell before heading back to England and potentially two away games against academy teams Stoke and Middlesbrough.
The squad this year is 17 strong, made up of 11 second year apprentices and 6 first year apprentices. They are as follows:
Second Years Chris Anderson, Dan Brown, Dil Chaggar, James Craggs, Wes Fletcher, Alex-Ray Harvey, Ben Hoskin, Nik Kudiersky, Matt Lomas, Chris Lynch and Stef Ritchie
First Years Oliver Devenney, Michael King, Dominic Knowles, Danny MacDonald, Jake McEneaney, Liam Newman