Academy of Sport at Coventry CollegeFootball Academy

Our Football Academy is designed for those aged 16-18 who have aspirations to combine football alongside their academic studies.

The Academy enables ambitious, talented students to combine their sporting development with academic studies.


Kickstart your career

Our programmes focus on developing knowledge of the sporting industry to prepare learners for either playing professionally or working in the industry in another capacity.

As a member of the academy, you’ll benefit from top-class coaching and support alongside state-of-the-art facilities at the Alan Higgs Centre.


Ladies Football

View our new Ladies Football Programme in partnership with the Sky Blues

You’ll benefit from:

  • A strong focus on your academic studies with the opportunity to develop your football skills
  • Training sessions including strength and conditioning, game analysis, fitness testing
  • Regular competitive matches
  • qualified coaching and support team with a wealth of experience
  • The opportunity to develop work experience and employability skills in their chosen study programme area
  • Training in state-of-the-art facilities at the Alan Higgs Centre, which includes 3G outdoor pitches, 3G indoor dome pitch, strength and conditioning gyms, 50 metre Olympic swimming pool and analysis rooms.
Indoor football at the Alan Higgs Centre.

Register your interest

Fill out your details and we’ll be in touch with more information about applying for a programme.

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