Football Academy

Our Football Academy directed by Mr Stuart Farlow, will allow our scholars a unique opportunity to follow a football curriculum.


The scholars are also able to choose from a wide range of academic & vocational subjects ranging from A Levels & BTEC Level 3 courses. This pathway allows all scholars a wide range choice of subjects, whilst still being able to be part of the Football Academy programme.
Our outstanding enrichment programme allows our scholars unique opportunities to experience the lifestyles of a professional footballer. These experiences include:

• A behind the scenes tour of Gillingham Football Club stadium
• The use of Gillingham Football Club training facilities. 
• Pre-Season Fixtures against other Development Professional Football Clubs
• Training sessions delivered by UEFA B licensed coaches
• Residential 2 day Experience to St Georges Park – home of the national football teams
• Behind the scenes tour of Wembley
• End of Season tour to Cup Denmark
• Assessment by Professional Football scouts from Premiership & Championship clubs
• Unique & Bespoke GFC Academy leisure & training wear
• Free & exclusive use of The Marsh Academy Gym/Spa 
• Access to Professional Physiotherapy 
• Expert advice from Elite Sports Nutritionists


For more information please contact: 

Mr. Stuart Farlow
Director of Football
Tel: 01797 364593
Email: sfarlow@marshacademy.org.uk