Wednesday 03 Apr
Updated Wednesday 03 Apr 08:17
Academy

In Pictures: Behind the scenes at the Chadwell Heath opening

Manuel Pellegrini chats with Joint-Chairmen David Sullivan and David Gold
Manuel Pellegrini chats with Joint-Chairmen David Sullivan and David Gold
Academy Manager Terry Westley introduces the event
Academy Manager Terry Westley introduces the event
The media were out in force at Chadwell Heath
The media were out in force at Chadwell Heath
Former Academy Director Tony Carr was present, alongside graduate Tony Cottee
Former Academy Director Tony Carr was present, alongside graduate Tony Cottee
Declan Rice is the Academy's latest graduate to play for England
Declan Rice is the Academy's latest graduate to play for England
The redevelopment will benefit the next generation of Academy youngsters
The redevelopment will benefit the next generation of Academy youngsters
The young players are shown a presentation
The young players are shown a presentation
An expanded indoor pitch is part of the additions to the Chadwell Heath pitch
An expanded indoor pitch is part of the additions to the Chadwell Heath pitch
Declan Rice and Mark Noble watch on
Declan Rice and Mark Noble watch on
Sir Trevor Brooking and Cottee are among 15 Academy products to play for England
Sir Trevor Brooking and Cottee are among 15 Academy products to play for England
State of the art analysis is offered to the youngsters
State of the art analysis is offered to the youngsters
History is everywhere to be seen at Chadwell Heath
History is everywhere to be seen at Chadwell Heath
A host of homegrown heroes were on hand to open the facility
A host of homegrown heroes were on hand to open the facility
Chadwell Heath is an iconic home to the Hammers
Chadwell Heath is an iconic home to the Hammers
Grady Diangana and Rice are two of the six Academy graduates to play for the first team this season
Grady Diangana and Rice are two of the six Academy graduates to play for the first team this season
Manuel Pellegrini chats with Joint-Chairmen David Sullivan and David Gold 1
Academy Manager Terry Westley introduces the event 2
The media were out in force at Chadwell Heath 3
Former Academy Director Tony Carr was present, alongside graduate Tony Cottee 4
Declan Rice is the Academy's latest graduate to play for England 5
The redevelopment will benefit the next generation of Academy youngsters 6
The young players are shown a presentation 7
An expanded indoor pitch is part of the additions to the Chadwell Heath pitch 8
Declan Rice and Mark Noble watch on 9
Sir Trevor Brooking and Cottee are among 15 Academy products to play for England 10
State of the art analysis is offered to the youngsters 11
History is everywhere to be seen at Chadwell Heath 12
A host of homegrown heroes were on hand to open the facility 13
Chadwell Heath is an iconic home to the Hammers 14
Grady Diangana and Rice are two of the six Academy graduates to play for the first team this season 15