First Class Opportunities
We’ve been recognised as one of the top colleges in the country for football development, securing investment from the Football Association and the English Colleges Football Association, to develop grassroots footballing talent.
You’ll be representing us in the ECFA Category 1 league, a tough but rewarding league, with only 5% of colleges in the country eligible to play at this nationally recognised level.
And that’s not it, for the best of the best, there’s the opportunity to show off your skills and be seen by talent scouts at regional and national trials.
First Class Facilities
We’ve a high reputation for the quality of our facilities for miles around. Whatever the weather, you’ll have access to full size 3G Astroturf pitches, home to many games and training sessions. And if we need to take your training inside, you’ll be using our indoor sports halls or health and fitness centre.
First Class Benefits
- Each player will receive*:
- A fully branded football training kit, tracksuit, polo shirt and kit bag
- Personal training programme
- Free gym membership +
- Physiotherapy, massage, nutrition and dietary advice
At the Andy Griffin Football Academy, we go that bit further to ensure you get the most out of your course by providing a range of extra activities and experiences to supplement your studies.
These opportunities include, games against professional clubs, tours, discounts on football coaching qualifications, visits to professional clubs, top sports universities and St George’s Park, home of the FA. You’ll also get invaluable advice on applying for football scholarships to the USA.
*Requires small contribution
+Subject to availability by campus. Please enquire.