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Welcome to Protec Football Academy the home of Elite Football and Talent Identification, we are acredited by the F.A and are one of the most established and successful providers of youth football in the UK. 

Having over 25 years of experience in the football business along with a staff of ex professionals.  We endeavour to provide the coaching needed to help forward your football career to the next level.

Trials are taking place throughout June and July 2023 see trial options below and visit the courses page to apply.


We are expanding our Junior Premier League squads  due to demand and are now recruiting outfield players and Goalkeepers  in age groups 9-15. Trials are takeing place every Monday and Friday throughout May and June 2023.  TRIALS are FREE to attend ( Go to the courses TAB and select 'Protec Team Trials')


Talent identification trials with Protec gives you the oppertunity to be seen by Professional Club Scouts in a unique Two Tier Trial.

In the first trial players will be given the chance to show their ability and skill in front of a professional scout and coach who will assess each player and recommend the best pathway forward for you. from this selected players will move forward to stage two of our talent I.D.

Our unique program has already seen a number of players recommended for trial at a professional club, We only trial in small numbers to give you the best possibe chance of being seen. The first initial trial for a limited period is FREE!          

For all information  go to the 'Courses' Tab and SELECT 'Protec Pro Talent Identification' you must have a parent or Guardian apply for you if under the age of 16.


This is especially for our younger players age 5-9 who are just beggining their football journey or for others to imrove their existing skills. You will work with our u.e.f.a trained coaches and learn new skills such as ball mastery and small sided games. ( go to the 'Courses Tab' and select Protec Mini soccer Stars)

We are a well established Academy that specialises in the development of players with a unique coaching program that has produced a number of players over the years playing in the Premiership and league football, with some reaching senior professional club level and playing international football.

Protec are an Acredited F.A. Recognised Club and one of the UK’s leading providers of football trials and Elite football team training ranging from age u6- u15.  We also offer you the chance of being seen by some of the leading professional clubs football scouts that recruit for Academy football whilst receiving the best coaching from our U.E.F.A qualified coaches.

Our teams play games weekly in the red division and the Junior Premier League. Apply today for your Team FOOTBALL TRIAL SESSION at one of our London/Hertfordshire centres.

We have an experienced staff which includes both current and ex-professionals plus our own in house professional football scout who together provide the highest level coaching and assessment available that is helping Develop home grown Talent for the future.

See what top pros say about Protec Academy. 

"Protec’s record as a leading independent Football Academy speaks for itself. They offer a fantastic opportunity for young players to develop their football talent."

- Terry Venables Ex Barcelona & England Manager

- Stan Collymore  Ex Liverpool, Nottingham Forest, Aston Villa and Leicester City Striker

" Before the Wenger "this man changed football fitness" myth, there was Pete Edwards. Introduced modern football fitness, nutrition into English game with NFFC '93. A bigger architect of promotion to 3rd in Prem than Clark, Pearce or me.

Pros, use him, he's the Godfather."

We have Direct links to a number of Professional Football Academies and cover areas in  London, Hertfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire, berkshire,Essex and Surrey. We accept players from all areas if you are willing to travel for the best training. our in house professional Scout plus scouts from  the Premiership and League Clubs  attend our weekly sessions and games.

  There isn’t a UK Football Club that has not heard of us!

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Recent Protec Trials has seen scouts from the premier league attend and show interest in a number of players at the Academy with four players in age groups 11-15 offered trials at a premiership club. We are holding both team and Talent identification trials throughout June 2023 at our Hertfordshire centre so if you have the talent apply today! Read More
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