Welcome to FTIFA

Fleetwood Town Football Club (FTFC) are excited and proud to launch their programme for aspiring footballers from across the UK, Europe and the rest of the world. Fleetwood Town International Football Academy (FTIFA), will offer players a platform to showcase and further develop their talents in front of coaches and recruitment staff at a professional football club. FTFC are an English professional football club playing in League One of the English Football League EFL. The club is based in the North West of England on the Fylde Coast, only an hour away from both Manchester and Liverpool.

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 first team and Academy. FTIFA players will train alongside the FTFC first team, Development teams & Academy teams. The £10m 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?

FTIFA offers excellent locality to major cities and airports, with Manchester and Liverpool just an hour away. The countryside is also only an hour away with the Lake District, an area of outstanding natural beauty, offering every pursuit you can imagine to get exercise & fresh air in your lungs.