Cheltenham Town FC
Player Pathway Programme
The Cheltenham Town FC Player Pathway Programme is delivered by Total Pro Soccer and is designed to...
1. Identify, develop and recruit talented footballers for Cheltenham Town FC.
2. Provide an alternative playing pathway for players into semi professional football/scholarships in the USA.
3. Support students pathway into the sports industry into careers such as coaching, personal training, sports therapy and sports development etc
4. Provide a pathway into higher education at University
We deliver a unique blend of professional academy quality football coaching and a high quality educational experience at St Brendans College.
Students study the BTEC Extended Diploma in Sport course alongside their football provision. Football training takes place daily, with matches taking place on Wednesday afternoons in the English Colleges League and cup. All lessons and training takes place within college hours.
Our programme offers opportunities for students to showcase their talents to scouts during prestigious fixtures against professional academy teams and showcase matches.
We run “Elite” and “Development” teams, to ensure our programme is inclusive to players of all abilities. We regularly assess the players to ensure they train and play against players of similar ability.
Students benefit from the expertise of UEFA A/B coaches, strength and conditioning staff, sports therapy support and training/match analysis. Furthermore, students will be provided with the opportunity for interpersonal development as they undertake a CPD programme that will complement both their full time studies and football education.
CHeltenham Town FC - PPP