Testimonials

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  • Rhys Mansell - Aged 10 - Premier League Trial with Swansea City FC

    UKFT

    "I can't recommend UK Football Trials enough. The trial day was very professional and you were made to feel at ease straight away! The info you get on the day and after with their follow up info is worth its weight in gold! It increases your chance of being scouted and they are always there if you need advice!"

  • Ethan Holland - Aged 13 - Trials with Brentford FC, AFC Wimbledon & Aldershot FC

    UKFT

    "UK Football Trials have always been really supportive of both my sons. I fully recommend the experience and encourage anyone to try it. If you fail at first keep trying as your level and experience changes overtime. The advice UKFT gave is very valuable, we will returning as the days are very enjoyable."

  • Gary Johnson - Manager of Pro Club Yeovil Town FC

    UKFT

    "UK Football Trials are an excellent company who use a highly effective system to identify players. If they send me a player I am confident they've been properly assessed due to the standard of coaches they use and our club will always have a look at them on trial"

  • Kean Webb - Aged 14 - Goal Keeper - Scouted for Swansea City FC

    UKFT

    "My UK Football Trials experience was superb the training and structure was excellent - they help you prepare for any trial and give you every chance to succeed. I got scouted from the trial and they've helped me to achieve things that I could never have achieved before."

  • Rohan Baynton - Goal Keeper Aged 14 - Scouted by Aldershot FC & AFC Bournemouth

    UKFT

    "I would say to anyone who has the ability to give it a go, UK Football Trials is really well organised and they are there to promote you and showcase young football talent. Being scouted for a Club trial was a real bonus and has driven me to not give up my dream"

  • Dave Bailey - Head of Academy Recruitment - Pro Club Accrington Stanley FC

    UKFT

    "We are grateful to Harry and his team at UK Football Trials for hosting these type of events as being a small club we need to use these events as an opportunity to recruit and see what players are in areas we may not have chance to scout. We will certainly be coming to others in the north west to find more talent!"

  • Sebastian Louis Verdier - Aged 14 - Scouted by Aldershot and been invited back again!

    UKFT

    "My UK Football Trials experience was fantastic! The structure was excellent - they get you prepared for the trial, make sure show and play your best, give you every chance to succeed, which helped me get scouted. They evaluate your performance which allows you to see what you must improve on"

  • Joel Sebuliba Aged 24 - SIGNS for Semi Pro Club Tooting & Mitcham Utd FC!

    UKFT

    "I had two trials and found the staff incredibly helpful, friendly and happy to talk to me about my football and my career. There were many scouts from different levels and I would highly recommend the trials to players of differing ability levels and stages who need a chance."

  • Brandon Philips Aged 15 - Signs for Pro Club Millwall FC

    UKFT

    "UK Football Trials are very good and they've helped me to achieve things that I could never achieve before. The trial drills were good, especially in the warm up and it helps all the players to do well in every part of the game whether attacking or defending."

  • Jonni Turner Aged 17 - Pro Club Trial with Millwall FC

    UKFT

    "Having attended the UK Football Trials in both London and Stoke I thought it was a good opportunity for me to gain exposure with English football clubs. Also meeting players not only from all over UK but Spain, France and Holland was a great experience."

  • Anthony Beyga Aged 15 - Scouted by Pro Club Accrington Stanley

    UKFT

    "UK Football Trials was the perfect platform for me. Not only was it a great day but also the performance guide and individual feedback I came away with was really helpful as I can pinpoint areas that need improvement. Being picked up by Accrington Stanley really made my day!"

  • Kyle Oakes Aged 13 - Scouted and SIGNED by Pro Club Accrington Stanley FC

    UKFT

    "I really enjoyed my experience with UK Football Trials and would recommend it to any player with the same passion for football as me who would like to take the next step forward to a professional or semi professional team. Take this UKFT chance, it's what you've been waiting for - just like me!"

  • Ben Long - aged 13 - Scouted by AFC Wimbledon with interest from Premier League Club

    UKFT

    "I thoroughly enjoyed the UK Football Trials day and would recommend anyone who wants to play at a semi pro/pro level to give it a try. The coaching was excellent and I enjoyed the high intensity drills. I felt able to express myself without the pressure of a usual trial"

  • Jeremiah Chong - Age 16 - Scouted by Crystal Palace and Millwall

    UKFT

    "UK Football Trials is an amazing opportunity that could help anyone achieve their dream of becoming a professional football player. I would definitely recommend it as you get the opportunity to showcase your talent to scouts from top clubs and they help you improve as a player"

  • Ferdinand Takyi - Aged 19 - 1st Team Pre Season at Yeovil Town FC, Brentford, Woking and AFC Wimbledon!

    UKFT

    "I was impressed by the perfect organization and atmosphere. Within one day I learned a lot from Professional coaches and they were always around to help. You get the opportunity to show your Talent and be scouted by many professional scouts. I thank UKFT for this incredible chance and great experience."

  • Kevin Kent - Global Head Coach of UK Football Trials

    UKFT

    "Delighted to be offered the role as Global Head Coach having worked for the company for 2 years and seen the way it has developed and is growing. I'm really excited about the international plans we have and the new services for our players being launched this coming season!"

  • Marc Wardley - Aldershot Town FC Academy Coach & Scout

    UKFT

    "UK Football Trials is a fantastic opportunity for players of all ages to showcase their ability. I'm looking forward to attending more trials this 2014 / 2015 season - I know I will pick up lots of good players."

  • Dinesh Gillela - Aged 14 - Trials with Brentford and currently at Premier League club Crystal Palace

    UKFT

    "UK Football Trials gave me exposure on what academies are looking for in a player. The training sessions were very good, run by top class coaches. It was fun, enjoyable & training conducted by country’s top coaches and I would definitely recommend others to attend."

  • Turki Al Anazi - Aged 15 - Pro Club Trial With Millwall

    UKFT

    "UK Football Trials is a fantastic organisation, a wonderful experience. It is a great opportunity for any player and I was really happy about being scouted by Millwall and get this pro club trial opportunity - THANK YOU!"

  • Mitch Austin - U21 Manager of Semi Pro Club Kettering Town FC

    UKFT

    "The level of training from the coaches was outstanding, the communication and organisation was second to none, I was so impressed with the system you have in place, such a professional set up. I would highly recommend any footballer looking to get spotted to attend these events - I hope more players out there don't miss out on this outstanding opportunity."

  • Jaydon Charles - aged 16 - Pro Club Trial with Aldershot

    UKFT

    "I have had a great experience, really enjoyed it and am very thankful to UK Football Trials for the pro club opportunity! I was able to show my talent, getting scouted by Aldershot and an American Scholarship Company. If you are debating whether to go for the trial or not, this really is very good chance for you."

  • Luke Partington - Aged 13 - Playing at Pro Club Port Vale FC

    UKFT

    "UK football trials has been extremely positive experience and I would highly recommend it to anyone wanting to improve in football. They gave me the right feedback to get me to the next level and for me to improve in certain areas of the game. UK football trails to be a great boost in my footballing career."

  • Perry Katesmark - Aged 18 signs for Semi Pro Club Kettering Town FC

    UKFT

    "Came to the Trial in Birmingham and had a great day! Really enjoyed the experience and thought the coaches were really good. Would definitely recommend UK Football Trials as a way to open new doors if you are struggling to get trials for a team"

  • Nathaniel Partington - Aged 13 - Pro Club Season with Port Vale FC

    UKFT

    "UK football trials has sent my future as a footballer in the right direction to become a professional I would recommend UK Football Trials to anyone who wants a career in football. They were extremely professional and so well organised with highly professional and friendly coaches."

  • Jermaine Bell - Aged 19 - International Call Up For Montserrat

    UKFT

    "I want to thank you for the professionalism and all of the advice I was given after the trial on how to improve my game. I would highly recommend any unsigned player to go to these trials as they helped my development which helped me get my international call up."

  • Peter Johnson - Chief Scout - Yeovil Town Football Club

    UKFT

    "UK Football Trials is a great, genuine opportunity for all players to be scouted by all levels in the football pyramid, from Premier League to Semi Pro - as we're all there to find players!"

  • Jay Brockway - Age 22 - Pre Season With Semi Pro Club Wealdstone FC

    UKFT

    "UK Football Trials are a fantastic organisation that helped from get go. The enrolment is simple, complete value for money, and the coaching is great. The high standard of coaches available made me raise my game and pushed me on to get selected and get a trial and semi-pro level. Thanks UKFT!"

  • Daniel Parkinson Age 20, Semi Pro Club Grays Athletic For Pre Season

    UKFT

    "If you're a player who has been released or looking to achieve a higher level of football get in touch with UK Football Trials! Coming back a third time was good for me because it made me wiser in the sense that I knew what had to be done in order to make it!"

  • Carlos Mora, Aged 15, Goal Keeper Trial at Everton FC

    UKFT

    "UK Football Trials have helped me showcase my skill and put into practice what I have developed in the Edukick Manchester school. UK Football Trials have shown me too what I need to do on and off the pitch to be successful."

  • Marley Wright - Premier Leage Trial at Crystal Palace and League One Brentford FC

    UKFT

    "UKFT gave us a fantastic opportunity, their training is amazing and top class. The coaches are very professional. They made my son feel at ease and have also provided great feedback to help my child succeed. A special thanks to Harry for the opportunity that he has given Marley."

  • Gusten Sandqvist - Aged 19 From Finland - Overseas Player

    UKFT

    "I really liked the professionalism of the coaches and the organisation. I came from Finland to attend the trials and it was totally worth it! With the pro club scouts there and the coaches scouting talent, professionalism and contacts they can make your dreams come reality"

  • Justin Goodchild - Premier League Academy Scout

    UKFT

    "We were invited to the UK Football Trial events and can't commend their methods enough. I've secured players from every event I've been to so far, I travel UK wide for various events and these boys are up there with the best. The players go through a calculated process, they're briefed, have a coaching session before the trial game."

  • Philip Walter - Premier League Trial with Stoke City FC

    UKFT

    "UK Football Trials is the best thing I've ever done for my football. All the staff are so professional and helpful. A special thank you to Harry and especially coach Darran Jones for helping me get my confidence back. Thank you UK Football Trials - keep up the good work."

  • Liam Milner - Premier League Trial with Cardiff City FC Academy

    UKFT

    "From the initial contact everyone at UK Football Trials was professional, helpful and encouraging. Even though not promoted as a coaching session, everything mentioned and shown during the trial has only benefited Liam as a footballer. I would have no hesitation in recommending UKFT to anyone who wants to an opportunity to show their talent in a professional environment working with top class coaches, who certainly have the contacts and knowledge to arrange trails quickly and smoothly."

  • Kurtis Rees - Premier League Trial with Cardiff City FC Academy

    UKFT

    "Having attended UK Football Trials in Swansea, I was very impressed with the professionalism shown by the coaches with whom I worked with on the day. It has lead to a trial at Cardiff City Academy and thanks to UK Football Trials I am still actively pursuing my dream of becoming a pro football player."

  • Adam Aziz - Pro Club Trials with Charlton Athletic, Reading FC, and Stoke City

    UKFT

    "Adam really enjoyed the training sessions by the UEFA A coach, with great feedback to help him progress. It has given him confidence and self belief."

  • Chike Ofulue - Pro Club Trial, training with Brentford FC Development Centre

    UKFT

    "UK Football Trials was a great experience! The coaches gave really good advice, knew what they were saying and I felt really comfortable playing in front of them. I am so grateful for this chance."

  • Grant Birke - Pro Club Trials with Pro club Brentford & Charlton Athletic

    UKFT

    "I went to the London trial and was very impressed with how professional it was with regards to the training and set up. All the team where very helpful and willing to show things to improve my game. We would recommend UK Football Trials to anyone who thinks they have that something special."

  • Alex Saliba - from Belgium - Pro Club Trial with Colchester Utd

    UKFT

    "UK Football Trials and the professional coaches have the eye, the expertise and the contacts, and through these trial days offer a unique opportunity to young aspiring football players like myself who have the drive and the talent but lack exposure and contact opportunities"

  • Conah McFenton - Premier League Trial with Cardiff City FC Academy

    UKFT

    "Really appreciated the professionalism of the trials. The coaches were thorough in all their drills and made all the trial players feel at ease. The feedback on the day was invaluable and these trials are to be recommended to all aspiring players."

  • Christopher Haigh - GK - Signed for Pro Club Gillingham FC and an International Call up for Norway!

    UKFT

    "I think you have a fantastic setup! You give footballers a second chance with excellent guidance - thank you very much for what you have done."

  • Luca Gabriele Aged 13 - Trial with Premier League Club Norwich City FC

    UKFT

    "I can honestly say with hand on heart, attending UK Football Trials would be the best thing you could do if you are serious about progressing in football for your child or for yourself. This company is fantastic in every respect, including the modest fees which are worth many times more just for the experience and a day out."

  • Oliver Service Pro Club Trial with Port Vale FC

    UKFT

    "Having never been previously scouted Oliver thought maybe it was never going to happen but UKFT have made his dream come true. As a parent seeing the UKFT trial day so well organised and professionally run I knew my son was in good hands."

  • Rob Black - Trials with Birmingham City and Chesterfield

    UKFT

    "This opportunity would just never have occurred without UKFT, its a no brainer for all kids who want to showcase their talents. UKFT are a professionally run organisation with friendly staff who CAN deliver the opportunities"

  • Championship Club Scout with 40 years experience, Dave Fairbrother

    UKFT

    "I would highly recommend UK Football Trials to any player wishing to progress in the game. I am a great believer that players need the chance to show their talent in front of scouts. UKFT give them that opportunity"

  • Jack Allen - Trial With Premier League side Norwich City FC

    UKFT

    "Upon arrival the staff made him and the other players feel relaxed. He enjoyed the session and thought it was a good experience regardless of the outcome!"

  • Keagan Bailie - Trial with Championship team and Orlando Pirates south afrcia

    UKFT

    "I had an absolutely great time and my determination and my talent was recognised by UKFT and I am sure that they will open many doors of opportunity for me, as they have shown real interest in me during and after the trials."

  • Quinn Bredin - Stoke City and Birmingham City Trial

    UKFT

    Parent Quote: "You've been absolutely wonderful, professional, and extremely diligent in everything you've promised from your program. The service you provide is phenomenal and the fact that we were on a trial with Birmingham City 3 days after assessment is par excellence."

  • Gabby Adelowo Pro Club Trial at Stoke, Crystal Palace and Brentford

    UKFT

    QUOTE "If you are someone who needs to be spotted, I highly recommend UKFT. They can make your football dreams come true if you are good enough. Thanks a lot UKFT!"

  • Marcus, aged 12, Sweden, Premier League Trial, Spurs

    UKFT

    QUOTE: "We would like to thank UKFT for providing Marcus a dream Premier League opportunity. UKFT have been extremely helpful. The after service is also very good!"

  • Anselmo Kim, 15, Trials at Premier League side Spurs & League 1 pro club Brentford

    UKFT

    QUOTE: "I am truly grateful to UK Football Trials! They helped me get back on track to reach my dream!"

  • Parents of Luke Richards, signed contract at Pro Club Chesterfield

    UKFT

    QUOTE: "Just simply fantastic from the trial to present! To the coaches and all involved, we are so grateful for the opportunity luke as been given."

  • Simon Fellows, 20 - Semi pro player

    UKFT

    QUOTE: "UK Football Trials are a superb company in all aspects including their trials and after-support service. I can't thank them enough!"

  • Thomas Bailey, Trials, Everton, Man City, Leeds

    UKFT

    QUOTE: "I would like to thank UKFT for putting opportunities there for our Thomas! It has been an exciting journey that's still moving forward!"

  • Max Joani, Trial Peterborough Utd

    UKFT

    QUOTE: "I want to thank the UK Football Trials team for the energy you're putting in. Max is enjoying training twice a week with Peterborough"

  • Ben Deakin, Trial, La Liga side Real Valladolid

    UKFT

    QUOTE: "Without UK Football Trials this would not be happening. Im greatful theyre giving me this opportunity, it is an amazing company."

  • Patryk Barylski, Trial, Stalybridge Celtic FC

    UKFT

    QUOTE: "Thank you very much for everything UKFT! Now I have a chance to be a pro footballer and fulfill my dreams!"

  • Jack Bailey, Pro Trial, Burton Albion

    UKFT

    QUOTE: "Good experience. I learnt a lot about my game and what I need to improve on. Great being coached by professionals."

  • Steven Ellery, Trials, Leeds Utd, Aldershot

    UKFT

    QUOTE: "I really appreciate so much what UK Football Trials have done for me, it's incredible."

  • Chris Hyde, Trial, La Liga side Real Valladolid

    UKFT

    QUOTE: "I don't know how to thank you and the team for what you've done. It's like all Chris's dreams rolled into one."

  • Miles Cassidy-Rice. UKFT Selected Player

    UKFT

    QUOTE: "This opportunity of scouts coming to watch Miles play has only come about through attending the UKFT trials, and I thank the team"

  • Real Valladolid, La Liga Partner - Spain

    UKFT

    Real Valladolid work with UK Football Trials who act as a filter for English players who would be most suited for Spanish football

  • Nathan Wanzola, Trials Leyton Orient, Peterborough Utd

    UKFT

    QUOTE: "UK Football Trials has made a tremendous difference. They've enabled me to achieve what I had previously only dreamed of."

  • Gareth Rafferty - Premier League Academy Coach

    UKFT

    QUOTE: "It is fantastic to be associated with a company such as UKFT, they have fantastic links throughout the football ladder"

  • John Dungworth, Head Coach - UEFA Pro Licence

    UKFT

    QUOTE: "We have found some great players but most importantly we have fun and everyone learns something about their game."

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What you need to know

We hold open football trials across the UK for players aged 10-28 run by some of the UK's finest UEFA licensed coaches.

It's simple - if you have the talent, we have the contacts in clubs from Premier League to Semi Pro to get you a trial. We operate in an honest and ethical way and even though the majority of players will not be at the required standard, we aim to provide all players with a great opportunity to showcase their ability in front of pro club scouts and coaches.

What you get for registering

  • The chance to book onto one of our events and get your pro club trial opportunity
  • £50 of FREE email reports including:
  • FREE nutrition guide - learn to eat like a pro
  • FREE report - what pro clubs scouts are looking for
  • FREE UEFA Pro coaching tips - improve your football
  • Success stories! Learn from those who've made it
  • We give you FREE all the tools you will need to prepare for your trial

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1Register for free

  • Once you register it is our job to prepare you for your trial
  • So... We give you £50 of FREE info and reveal what you should eat, drink, what the scouts / coaches look for, drills to work on and what to expect as some of our successful players share their stories and experiences to inspire you.
Why do we do this for free?
  • For players and parents to be prepared in the best possible way and to decide if our service is right for them, we need to provide clear, honest, useful information.
  • We want all players and parents to have access to FREE information and advice to help educate them. If you have questions then contact us and we will be happy to help!
Why we exist
  • Firstly because we care. We believe that every player in the world deserves an opportunity to be scouted and if they are good enough, to get the chance they deserve.
  • Some players need a chance because they live in remote areas where pro scouts will never get to while some players will have been held back by poor coaching or team style of play.
  • Other players need a second chance having been released from clubs too soon. Whatever the reason, if our experts think you are good enough , we can help.
  • We believe there are players all over the world who just need that chance to shine - so we provide a fun, professional trial experience at an affordable price.

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  • UK Football Trials send you a confirmation email with information about the trial day at least one week before the trial day starts.

3Attend the trial

Ages 10 to 14 assessment over 2 hours
  • Work with one coach on one third of a superb pro level full size 3G pitch
  • 75 minutes of assessment by world class UEFA licenced coach with Pro Club experience
  • Get assessed and graded on 10 criteria with same day feedback to help you improve!
  • 45 minutes of small sided match on one third of a full size pitch with UK Football Trials & pro club scouts
  • Superb booklet with feedback help, drills, how to improve and nutritional advice included!
Ages 15+ assessment over 3 hours
  • Work with one coach on one third of a top quality, pro level, FULL SIZE 3G pitch
  • 90 minutes of session time with a superb UEFA licenced coach with Pro Club experience
  • Undergo a pro club session - Dynamic warm up, high tempo, visual assessment from scouts
  • 40 minutes of 11 vs 11 match on a full size pitch with UK Football Trials & pro club scouts watching
  • Pro Club testing of Speed & Agility with same day results to take away with you
  • Document with professional guidance. You should have the technical ability so we help you understand these areas and also show you how to improve other crucial areas including strength and conditioning, speed & agility, core stability, nutrition and how to self assess your own game performance

4Feedback and selection: What happens next?

  • Within 7 days of the last trial day, we send you an email with our decision on whether you have been selected to go forward to a pro club trial based on your performance seen by the UK Football Trials Scout, Pro Club Scouts and the UK Football Trials Coaches.
  • Selected players are contacted at the same time by one of our team. They will put you into a club we believe is right for your ability, location and discuss your options.
  • If you are successful at a Pro Club - we have a VERY CAREFULLY SELECTED, full time FA Licenced & FIFA Registered agent to help & support you with your decisions.
  • We always get asked "How do UK Football Trials get players into clubs?" We have HUNDREDS of contacts within pro clubs who TRUST and RESPECT our UEFA coaches' opinions. We are like SUPER scouts for you!

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