Welcome to
fleetwood town international football academy

We offer a unique opportunity to train within a professional football club environment and share the same facilities as all the clubs professional & academy teams. FTIFA’s FTFC coaches & coaching curriculum have a track record in providing a platform to develop and achieve, most famously with Jamie Vardy the England striker.

Poolfoot farm sports & leisure complex

The programme will be delivered at the home of football on the Fylde Coast – Poolfoot Farm Sports & Leisure Complex is the training ground of FTFC’s 1st team and academy. FTIFA players will train alongside the FTFC 1st team, development teams & Academy teams. The £9 million facility was opened by the legendary former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson in April 2016.


Full kit package available as part of the 12 and 24-week programmes


Securing a place at FTIFA is extremely competitive as squad sizes are strictly limited. Therefore, applicants must go through several stages of submissions before being offered a place. 

where are we?

Located a stones throw from Blackpool, which has been one of the UK’s most popular seaside resorts since the 1800s, Poolfoot Farm is surrounded by an
abundance of places to shop, eat & adventure with something for everyone.