Football Academy

Sports PSD Football Academy

Professional and fun football coaching for 5 - 13 year olds


Football Coaching And Training Programme

The PSD player development programme is a football skills coaching method specifically for 5 - 13 year olds. Our programme focuses on individual skills development, technique and small group play.

Our football academy exists to assist young players along their football pathway. Whether you are a beginner trying to get into football or an elite player looking to push to the next level, our sessions will cater for your level of development.

PSD Goals

Prestige Sports Development Goals

Our main objectives are to:

  1. Develop skilled, confident & creative players
  2. Make football practice & training FUN
  3. To teach values such as good sportsmanship, manners & respect
  4. To teach the importance of character & performance while valuing winning/competition
  5. Provide a safe and educational experience

Development Centre Session

Our development centre provides the ideal environment for a young players introduction to structured, professional coaching. Our sessions are designed to be engaging and offer the player the best chance to make progress. Prestige Football Academy has a player centred approach and is the perfect place to take your game to the next level. Beginner-intermediate level.

Time: 5 - 6pm

Venue: Haverhill, The New Croft 3g

Price: £5 per session



The Prestige Football Academy's philosophy is to create a professional training environment for young players to develop and showcase their talents. The academy and programme have been set up by Matt Crawley who is UEFA and FA qualified and an ex Arsenal, Cambridge United & Colchester United Youth coach.


Players receive coaching through weekly sessions as part of our development centre through to the Advanced Academy. Sessions are ability specific and based around group and individual targets in relation to the Prestige Soccer Academy development syllabus. Each season includes 6 blocks of training. The blocks are split into 1) Dribbling & 1v1 2) Passing & Receiving Skills 3)Turning 4) Finishing 5) Control 6) Attacking & Defending. Ball Mastery and the development of Agility, Balance, Co-ordination and Speed will be evident in most sessions.

Advanced Academy

Invitation Only

The advanced academy is the elite performance tier and is for those players who have regularly demonstrated the capabilities to train at this level. Players are encouraged to develop confidence on the ball, display sound technique and to develop their understanding of the game. The sessions are player centred and predominantly technique and skill based. Our sessions are designed to engage children, while teaching new skills and practicing in an enjoyable environment.

Time: 6 - 7pm

Venue: Haverhill, The New Croft 3g

Price: £5 per session


How Will The Prestige Football Academy Benefit Your Player?

  1. Train & Play Like a Pro
  2. Improve your skills, whatever your position or ability
  3. Learn how to use skills of the worlds greatest players
  4. Enjoy you football!
  5. Professional Coaching - work with qualified and professional sports coaches
  6. Improve Ball Mastery
  7. Improve basic to advanced skill and technique
  8. Develop all round confidence
  9. Experience of training in Elite environments and experiencing the expectations
  10. Develop Football Intelligence
  11. Learn about values such as Respect and Humility
  12. Links to professional clubs - if your child's performance reaches a top level, we can recommend your player to professional academies
  13. Experience of playing with and against advanced players
Mini Ballers

Mini Ballers

Mini Ballers is a fun introduction to football for 2-3 and 4-5 year olds.

Its simply a fun coaching environment to allow your child to develop confidence, socialise and play fun games.

We play fun, themed games every week.  Sessions are turn up and play, and are pay as you go. 

You do not need to book in advance, but please check our facebook page every Saturday morning for any updates or cancellations.

Please always ensure your child is dressed appropriately including clothes that will keep them warm.


Current Sessions:

  • Haverhill, Suffolk: Samuel Ward Academy, In the Sports Barn.
  • Every Saturday 9-10am
  • 2-3 Yr Olds and 4-5 Yr Olds
  • £4 per session.


  • Coming Soon to Linton
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