An accelerated development pathway for gifted footballers

“When there is effort, attitude and desire, nothing is impossible” – Lionel Messi

The Footie First Young Champs Program is designed to give gifted young footballers pathways and opportunities to progress on an accelerated track. Unlike our recreational training model, entry to the Young Champs Program is by selection only. This provides young footballers the chance to train regularly with similarly gifted peers, learn advanced techniques and compete as a team over the course of the season.

The Footie First Young Champs Program for the 2022-23 season includes the following age groups:

Program Highlights

Note: Scholarships based on need and merit are available.

If you’d like your child to trial for the Footie First Young Champs Program, please write to or call 9819337766 / 9819227766 #WeLoveFootball