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Soccer Schools In London

Our soccer schools in London are designed by coaches at the Palace for Life Foundation and Crystal Palace FC to give 5-12-year-old girls and boys the chance to train like a pro in the school holidays. Our soccer schools in London run from 9am to 4pm and include a packed lunch. Please note that courses at Selhurst Astro and Stanley Park High do not include lunch.

Our soccer schools include a range of features that have been designed by experienced Palace coaches to give youngsters a sense of what it is like to train like as a professional footballer.

Some of the elements include:

  • Fun, practical sessions to enhance player development.
  • Interactive workshops to promote respect and fair play.
  • Workbooks and individualised feedback (for players attending three or more days).
  • Healthy packed lunch.

We have been running football courses for aspiring young players for over 25 years and all coaches are FA-licensed, DBS-checked and have first aid and safeguarding qualifications.

Players who attend Palace for Life soccer schools in London will have the chance to progress to our Player Development Centres, where they will be able to join our Player Pathway. This leads into the Crystal Palace Academy for those who show the potential to progress.

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