Macclesfield FC International Academy is the UK’s leading full-time soccer and education programme. Our Academy is partnered with the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) to provide the perfect pathway to success on and off the field for international student athletes. We are proud to offer this fantastic opportunity to both male and female student-athletes of all soccer abilities, who show determination and the right mindset to improve their soccer skills while equally focusing on their academic studies.
Not quite ready for university? Then come and join our 6 week residency programme. A unique opportunity for international players aged 16-18 who are passionate about improving their game. The programme is specifically designed for players to enhance their development in an enjoyable, professional and inspirational setting.
Read on to learn more!
WANT TO LIVE, STUDY AND DEVELOP ABROAD IN THE HOME COUNTRY OF SOCCER – ENGLAND?
MFC International Academy offers student athletes from around the world the chance to combine studying and playing in a truly world class, professional environment.
Student athletes can choose to study a range of internationally recognised degree courses, whilst training and playing as a full time footballer.
This opportunity is offered in partnership with the internationally renowned, University of Central Lancashire (UCLan)
Each of the courses are meticulously designed, promoting exemplary standards both on and off the pitch and provide you with both the necessary qualification and the experiences to excel within both the sport and business sectors!
SIX Week Residency
ARE YOU looking for AN UNFORGETTABLE OPPORTUNITY TO SAMPLE LIFE AS A PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALLER?
In addition to the University programme the International Academy also offer a bespoke 2, 4 and 6 week Residency Programme.
The programme provides a unique opportunity to not only experience life as a professional footballer, but also to embrace a new culture and develop life skills setting you apart from the crowd.
Whether coming for fun or looking to gain a tangible advantage ahead of the forthcoming season our residency programme is tailored for you. Designed to be both worthwhile and enjoyable and caters for all players who are passionate about improving their game!
Our residency programme is offered to 16-18 Year olds and is a great stepping stone and pathway for the full-time University Programme.
SEVEN DAY COLLEGE ID CLINIC
Macclesfield FC International Academy are proud to offer a Seven Day College ID Clinic between 9th – 16th October 2022.
This provides student-athletes aged 16 – 18 with a poignant and inspiring introduction to life within our Academy structure.
The Clinic will provide a stimulating initiation into every aspect of our Academy across our two sites – the University of Central Lancashire and Macclesfield Football Club.
Embracing both academic and football provisions, the Clinic also introduces you to British culture and what it is like to study and play in England.
As such, the Clinic provides student-athletes with an incredible foundation to progress within our Academy and elicits very clear dreams in terms of what their future career can look like – both academically and within the football industry.
The Clinic is sure to be immensely popular, with a synopsis of all it entails provided below.
PASSIONATE ABOUT FOOTBALL? FINISHED HIGH SCHOOL AND UNSURE WHATS NEXT? WE’RE HERE TO HELP!
Come and join us at one of our international showcases!
With events planned for Florida, Texas and California in 2022 you’ll get the chance to meet our coaches, recruiters and education partners.
A fantastic opportunity to learn more about the Macclesfield FC International academy and see all it has to offer.
Keep your eyes peeled for dates!