Childwall Sports and Science Academy

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Platinum International       Football Academy

Childwall Sixth Form and Platinum International Football Academy are pleased to offer prospective players a two year contract in the "Platinum IFA Education Squad" for the 2017/2018 and 2018/2019 football seasons.

The contract, unlike any other programme of study currently available, offers players the opportunity to trial and be seen by professional clubs. The contract combines elite level football training, matches, strength and conditioning, psychology and nutrition with outstanding education.

All players will undertake a sport specific education programme of study whilst within the academy, ensuring that they have a number of professional options at the end of the contract. 


  • Players must be currently playing club football.
  • All players will undertake a trial or be professionally watched prior to a contract offer.
  • 5 grades A*-C (levels 4-9) in a minimum of four subjects including English and Maths.
  • Excellent attendance.

All players will receive careers support and guidance throughout the contract as well as a dedicated mentor, individual strength and conditioning and nutrition programmes, sports psychology, physiotherapy and individual player development plans.

For further details please contact Childwall Sixth Form on 0151 737 4958.