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About Us

Academy photo day 2016

Helping players of all abilities reach their full potential

Established in 2014, The Ballers Football Academy provides a unique football training programme; incorporating the Technical, Tactical, Physical, Psychological and Social Development of all players.

The Ballers coaching team includes award winning coaches as well as professional footballers that work together to design session plans that will encourage players to express their ability and creativity as well as allowing them to develop confidence through interacting with others in a safe environment.

UEFA Young Champions League

Ballers Football Academy U16's reach the final of the prestigious UEFA Young Champions League Tournament.

Ballers play at Stamford Bridge

Ballers u12s & u13s took part in the Play On Pitch tournament at Stamford Bridge, the home of Chelsea Football Club. 

Ballers Win Tournament At Selhurst Park

Our mixed squad of u12s & u13s won the U13 Play On The Pitch Tournament. The team were very impressive & were  crowned unbeaten champions!

Ballers Mascots CONIFA World Cup


Our young Ballers players were mascots at the CONIFA World Cup in London in 2018.

Global Partners

Meet the team

Jamie Mehmet

Academy Manager

Charlie Macdonald

Academy Coach

Charlie Pearce

Academy Coach

Huseyin Torgut

Academy Physio

Michael Scowen

Academy Coach

Gary Alexander

Academy Coach

Tom Rolt

Academy Coach

Edward Sower

Academy Coach

Deshaun Hamzat

Academy Coach

Calvin Ekpiteta

Academy Coach

Archie Mehmet

Apprentice Coach

Jack Sycamore

Apprentice Coach

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FA 150 Award

Academy Manager Receiving the FA150 Award at Buckingham Palace from HRH Prince William in Recognition of Exceptional Service To Grassroots Football. Only 150 people worldwide have received this prestigiuos award.

London FA Awards

Academy Manager received awards from the London Football Association for Outstanding Contribution To Community Football & The London FA Coach Of The Year.


Academy Manager receiving one of the highest honours the council can bestow, The Liberty of the Old Metropolitan Borough Of Bermondsey at The Southwark Civic Awards held at Southwark Cathedral.

St. Georges Park

Academy Manager with current England Manager Gareth Southgate after a coaching session at St. Georges Park, the home of the England National team.

Sky Sports News

Academy manager interviewed on Sky Sports News after delivering a coaching session which was broadcast live on SSN as part of the Premier League season launch day.

St. Georges Park

Academy Manager at St. Georges Park with Gary Neville (Ex Manchester United player) & Eric Harrison (The man responsible for bringing the likes of Ryan Giggs, Paul Scholes & David Beckham through the Manchester United Academy)

Contact Us

Ballers Football Academy


07400 543210


Monday - Friday: 9am - 6pm

Saturday: Coming Soon

Sunday: Closed