Liverpool FC Foundation is delighted to announce that recruitment for the LFC Foundation International College 2016 intake is now up and running.
International students interested in this programme can view the full prospectus here.
The course gives talented 16-19 year old males the opportunity to learn the 'Liverpool Way’ through an intensive football programme.
Students will be supported to gain BTEC Sport, English Language (non-English speakers only) and FA Coaching qualifications whilst living, preparing and competing like a young professional footballer in the English Premier League.
In addition to supporting individuals academically, students will compete at the highest level outside of academy football, competing in the PL/FL U19 Development League.International students interested in this programme can view the full prospectus here.This will give them opportunity to showcase their talent against the likes of Chelsea, Birmingham City, Watford and Spurs development squads.
There have been numerous success stories with players in the PL/FL Development League gaining scholarships and professional contracts at the likes of Chesterfield, Watford and Birmingham City.
Key benefits include:
Access to high quality coaching and daily access to a UEFA qualified coaching team
Playing in fixtures in a high profile League
LFC match, training kit and presentation tracksuit
Support for players from sport scientists
Behind the scenes insight of Liverpool Football Club
Individual development plans for each player
Support with academic studies by education specialists
Seminars for students with guests speakers from the world of football including coaches, managers and professional players, Premier League and Football League recruitment staff and soccer agents
End of Season celebration event at Anfield
Potential progression into football and employment opportunities
Places are limited to twenty 16-18 year olds who are non-EU residents, if you would like to take part in the course for the 16/17 school year, register your interest here.