Ballers Academy

About Us

Academy photo day 2016

Helping players of all abilities reach their full potential

Established in 2014, Ballers Football Academy is leading the way in player development with a proven track record of producing young talent. 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. Ballers Football Academy coach 300+ young people each week at our London based academies and have helped develop over 40 players that have gone on to trial or sign for professional football clubs throughout the UK & Europe.

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. 

Global Partners

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Meet the team

Jamie Mehmet

Academy Manager

Award Winning Coach

Charlie Macdonald

Lead Development Phase Coach

Ex Professional Footballer

Billy Mehmet

Academy Advisor

Professional Footballer

Michael Scowen

Academy Coach

Academy Advisor


Huseyin Torgut

Academy Physio

Academy Coach

Charlie Pearce

Academy Coach

Session Planner

Ben Ward

Academy Coach

Tom Rolt

Academy Coach


Edward Sower

Academy Coach

Football Feestyler

Tommy Cooney

Academy Coach

Ex Professional Footballer

Danny Belcher

Party Coach

Nihat Mehmet

Academy Advisor

Jack Sammoutis

Academy Coach

Ex Professional Footballer

Leon Braithwaite

External Fitness Coach

Ex Professional Footballer

Jamie Lawrence

External Fitness Coach

Ex Professional Footballer

Archie Mehmet

Trainee

Deshaun Hamzat

Trainee

Jack Sycamore

Trainee

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.

Honoured

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

info@ballersfootballacademy.co.uk

07400 543210

Hours

Monday - Friday: 9am - 6pm

Saturday: Coming Soon

Sunday: Closed