Our Manchester City Performance Programme offers players aged between 14-17 years the unique experience of developing their game to the highest standard.

About the programme

Players will improve their understanding in both practical and theoretical environments, focusing on human and football performance.

With the support of Manchester City coaches and specialists, they will learn how to incorporate individual strategies to enhance their own performance.

Two girls on the City Football Performance Program running towards a football. They are both wearing a blue football kit and one girl is wearing a red bib.


Players on our Manchester City Football Performance Programme gain a unique insight into the demands of being a professional player; both physical and psychological, and the techniques they use to improve their performance.

Specific topics covered in our practical training sessions and interactive workshops include:

  • Developing technical skills
  • Understanding tactics and game situations
  • Match analysis and playing techniques
  • Video analysis
  • Developing athletic performance
  • Strength and conditioning
  • Prevention of injuries
  • Rest and recovery techniques
  • Understanding mental focus

Football performance programmes for boys and girls

Our football training for teenagers is unrivalled and unlike anything else offered by other UK football clubs. Designed to support Boys & Girls aged 14-17 year olds, who are serious about developing their technical skills, improving their athletic performance in superior training facilities and with high-quality coaching.

Minimum level of English for Development or Performance programmes is B1/Intermediate.

Learn more about each programme below:


Practical Football Training

15 hours of practical football training

Football Workshops

15 hours of football workshops

Exclusive Kit

Exclusive Manchester City Football Schools kit

Club content

Access to exclusive Club content

Programme certificate

End of programme certificate

Evaluation Report

Personal evaluation report

Closing Ceremony

Etihad Stadium closing ceremony

Stadium Tour

Etihad Stadium Tour


Evening activities


Full board meals


Residential accommodation & private en-suite bedroom

Daily transfers

Private daily coach transfers

Two teenage boys running after a football. They are both wearing a Manchester City Football School kit. One boy is pushing the other boy out of the way in order to reach the ball.

Player profile

To fully benefit from our Football Performance Programme, we recommend that participants;

  • Are committed to improving their individual game
  • Play regularly for a school or local club
  • Want to develop alongside players from other countries
  • Speak and understand English well
  • Are prepared to work hard as an individual or in a team


Combine English Language Training with extra focus on football technique, and physical and psychological conditioning.


How long is the Football Performance Programme?

Our Football Performance Programme is 1 week long (5 nights).

Do I need to pay a deposit?

We do request a 20% deposit for our programmes. You can pay via bank transfer, PayPal or Flywire. The company’s bank details will be provided at the time of booking.

Will my child meet a professional player or be scouted by Manchester City?

While our programmes take place at the City Football Academy, where the Club’s professional teams train, we cannot guarantee that our players will meet any professionals or be scouted for professional teams.

Can I attend my child’s closing ceremony?

Of course! Parents are invited to attend this session and will be asked to email info@bscyoungleaners.com nearer the time, to reserve their place.

Want access to exceptional football coaching and state of the art training facilities?
Book a programme today.