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Football

Offering aspiring male and female football players the opportunity to compete in elite national competitions.

We offer aspiring male and female football players the opportunity to compete in elite national competitions while continuing with post-16 full-time education.

Men’s Football

As the only elite college football academy in Essex, we compete successfully in the highest level regional college competitions.

You will become a student-athlete and compete in the Category 1 National Leagues and Cups with the support from highly qualified staff from top Premier League Academies.

You will benefit from:

  • Your own, personalised Strength & Conditioning Programme, designed to improve your speed, strength and agility
  • A full-time training programme alongside your studies
  • Video analysis sessions to improve all aspects of your game
  • The chance to compete in the highest level college competition in England.

Women’s Football

We encourage all levels of students to join our Women’s Football Academy from talented individuals to newcomers.

Our Women’s Football competes at the highest level of college competition in England and benefits from coaching from ex-professional football player Craig Davidson. As part of the programme, you will have the chance to compete in the AoC Sport Performance League, English Schools Cup and the AoC Sport National Cup.

We strive to establish a culture of the ‘student-athlete’ where we focus on your performance academically, athletically and within the community.