Millwall Community Trust are recruiting now for the 2017/18 season!

Millwall Community Trust Academy is a 2-year, full-time education and football development programme for 16-18 year olds delivered in partnership with SCL Education Group and is ideal for anyone looking for a career in football.


Select a programme below to book a trial:

Men’s Academy 

Ladies Academy

Why join the Millwall Football Academy?

The Millwall Community Trust continually work in the local community for over 25 years. The programmes we offer are both engaging and beneficial. MCT use the power of sport to improve the lives of people in the community.

  • Compete in the British Sports Colleges League 
  • Professional Coaching by UEFA 'B' License Coaches 
  • Emphasis on progressing players into the reserve and first team football

Learners will have the opportunity to enhance and develop their technical and tactical knowledge through an extensive football development and education programme. Under the guidance of highly experienced and qualified academy UEFA licensed coaches, learners will train up to 6 hours per week - training will focus on the development of individual technical, tactical and physical attributes and will be supplemented by a weekly competitive games programme. It is our aim to effectively support the development of each player by providing them with a learning environment that holistically supports their development and allows them to maximise their potential and maintain their involvement in the game at the highest level possible. 

What to expect on the Football Academy

All Academy players will receive daily training from highly qualified FA coaches, guidance on individual football fitness, nutritional advice and regular appraisal to monitor development both on and off the pitch.


Who will deliver education on the Academy Programme?

The club have developed a partnership with SCL, who will be responsible for the management and delivery of the education on the Academy programme.

SCL Education Group is one of the UK’s leading independent providers of education through sport:

  • Government approved post-16 private education provider
  • Experts in the field of sport and education delivery with over 15 years' experience
  • Nationally recognised for high quality advice and guidance
  • Programmes delivered in real sports environments
  • Proven Progression routes

How much does it cost?

The programme is fully funded and therefore there is no cost to join the programme,

There will be a subsidised cost for purchasing training kit at the start of the season. Further details about this will be provided upon the player’s acceptance into The Football Academy.

For more information please contact:

Freddie Ruby - fruby@millwallcommunity.org.uk