Join one of the most prestigious U19 elite football and education programmes in the country.

The Elite football studies course at John Madejski Academy offers bespoke educational packages to suit your academic ability. You will be able to study for A Levels or Vocational Qualifications whilst participating in one of the most successful football courses in the UK.

Why choose John Madejski Academy?

  • Pupils are exposed to regular opportunities to be seen by Reading FC and Premiership scouts and Academy coaches, with links to the full scholarship programme.
  • Access to Reading Football Club facilities and expertise.
  • Expert fitness testing, strength and conditioning training.
  • Nutrition programme.
  • Physiotherapy assessments and care.
  • Match analysis programme.
  • Match day tickets.

Exit routes include University football scholarships in the USA and UK, professional contacts at UK and European clubs and coaching opportunities.

Be a part of Football Succcess

  • 2012 ESFA National Schools U18 Champions.
  • Football Youth Conference Champions.
  • Tactic Football League and League Cup Champions.
  • Voted Reading Secondary Sports School of the Year and Reading Secondary Sports Team of the Year.
  • 2012 NIKE CHANCE UK winner – a John Madejski Academy student.
  • We compete in the Football Conference Youth Alliance and the Premier League U19 Development League.
  • Trained by UEFA A licence coaches.

Book a Trial

For more information and to book a place on the trials please contact:

Sarah Feast

0118 937 0200

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