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LONDON MARKET ROAD ACADEMY

Elite Education Programme with SCL for boys 16-18 years, Islington, London

Located in the centre of London, PDA London Market Road is the leading Education Programme across the UK with a rich history of professional players, this is the centre for the elite player. Players will train and compete with the ultimate aim of becoming a Professional under the guidance of our UEFA B Licensed Head of Coaching Danny Payne.

Players are regularly selected for the Pro:Direct UK Select Squad and have enjoyed matches versus illustrious opponents such as Northern Ireland, Manchester City and Derby County to date. Exit routes include pro contracts in the UK and USA and players from pro club exit trials are invited to trial with us.

The 1 or 2 year full-time Football Education Programme delivers a sports coaching pathway in:

- BTEC Level 2 and BTEC Level 3
- NVQ qualifications offered in NVQ level 2 Activity Leadership
- Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Supporting the Delivery of Physical Education and School Sport.

The BTEC based football & education programme is delivered by our Partners SCL, an approved BTEC Centre. 

Other options include university degree courses in the UK and overseas and coaching within pro clubs or Pro:Direct Academy centres.

To apply click on the 'GET IN TOUCH' button at the top of this website or email: info@prodirectacademy.com

Sessions & Venues

Market Road Football Pitches, Market Road, Islington, London N7 9PL

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PLAYER REWARDS

12-14 Hours of Coaching with UEFA A Licensed Expert Coaches.

Professional game experienced coach-devised programmes to advance players both on and off the pitch towards earning a Pro Contract.

Compete weekly against Professional Clubs in competitive and trial games.

Train everyday at leading football facilities across the UK.

Represent Pro Direct Academy in exclusive Nike kit.

Study alongside your football and gain your qualifications.

Take your chance on Pro club trials.

WHAT TO EXPECT

12-14 Hours of Coaching with UEFA A Licensed Expert Coaches.

Professional game experienced coach-devised programmes to advance players both on and off the pitch towards earning a Pro Contract.

Compete weekly against Professional Clubs in competitive and trial games.

Players should make our coaches aware of any medical conditions before joining Pro:Direct Academy or starting any of our programmes or sessions.

Any issues regarding the welfare of players is taken seriously and our UEFA & FA Licensed Coaches can forward parents and players to the Welfare Officer.

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