Future Elite Sports can offer a full-time football programme for males & females whilst simultaneously studying for a degree.The Football Academy is a full-time football programme which provides the perfect platform for players to continue to train and compete at a high level in the UK.

Located in the vibrant city of Bristol, SGS College is widely regarded as the home of elite level sport. Over the years SGS has produced both top level athletes and students who graduate with a passion and in-depth understanding of elite level sport and performance.


Academy Overview


The Academy is unique, as it is designed to enable talented players to gain access into the professional/ non-league game, as well as access to American universities and clubs. Playing pathways for players include:

  • UK Club Links (Bristol City, Forest Green, Western Super Mare)
  • International Club Links (Sweden, Denmark, Cyprus, Portugal, Australia, New Zealand)
  • American Soccer Scholarships

The academy will compete in the BUCS league, as well as competing against various clubs from the UK and overseas in ‘showcase’ fixtures. Furthermore, annual end of year camps will be held in countries across Europe to enable players to gain a feel for European football.

What can you expect?


  • Daily training sessions from UEFA coaches
  • Competitive fixtures against universities and professional clubs
  • Showcase events
  • Strength & conditioning, recovery sessions, analysis sessions
  • Full training kit
  • Free gym membership
  • Guest speakers throughout the year
  • End of season international fixture overseas


Choose between several degree programmes. The most popular degrees include –

  • BSC Sports Coaching (2 Year Fast Track)
  • FDSC Football Coaching and Performance
  • HND Sport and Exercise Science
  • HND Business


The Elite Football Academy can lead to several job opportunities. Some of which are:

  • Professional Football Player
  • Professional Sports Coach
  • Strength and Conditioning Coach
  • Fitness coach
  • Analyst
  • PE teacher
  • Accounting
  • Sports MGMT Industry
  • Marketing
  • Banking

What ever you decide to do after graduating, we will help support and guide you to the next step in your career. Through contacts in the UK and abroad we will make sure that each athlete has a strong exit pathway to follow once graduating.

Your Sport, Your Future