On Tuesday 29 March, the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, Sajid Javid, set out the next steps for living with COVID-19 in England from Friday 1 April.
Updated guidance advises:
For education and childcare settings from Friday 1 April:
The Male Football Academy is now recruiting student athletes for the next academic year. Apply online now.
All candidates for the Male Football Academy must be on a full-time course at SGS College. We offer academic opportunities for vocational/BTEC qualifications, A-Levels and Degree Courses.
The SGS Male Football Programme is based around "Hunger and Belief". The players train full time with professional intensity and quality. The SGS model prides itself on being the best of its kind in the country along with having the best facilities.
Candidates must be over 16 years of age from the start date of their chosen course. For more information please contact The Director of Football at [email protected].
The SGS Male Football Academy has an exclusive Higher Education offer to be part of our BUCS league team. Visit our webpage to view University course on offer at SGS https://www.sgscol.ac.uk/study/uni
9 players have signed for professional clubs in the last 5 years.
Many more of our players are currently being monitored by pro clubs.
Every season we have players selected for the National ECFA Team.
Our Football Academy has twice been awarded BFPWE in the country by the FA. In 2016 we became the first ever College Football Academy to produce 6 England Internationals in 1 year (3 representing the ESFA and 3 for the ECFA).
In 2021 SGS won the ECFA Cat 1 South West League for the third year in the row. In the last 6 years we have won the South West Counties Youth League (U18) 4 times and finished 2nd the other two. In the last two years we have progressed to the first round of the FA Youth cup, eventually being knocked out by Plymouth Argyle and Swindon Town respectively playing as Mangotsfield United U18s. In 2019 the SGS Football Academy became the very first College to win both the National ECFA Premier Cup and the National ECFA Knockout Competition in the same season.
We also have a team that plays in the ECFA Category 2 League (South West).
We regularly play professional Football Clubs during preseason with an incredible success rate.
The SGS HE team play in the BUCS League system in division 4A. SGS Higher Education Male Football Academy have been crowned BUCS League Champions in 2018/19 and 2019/20.
We now play in BUCS 3A, having been League Champions for 4 consecutive years.
In 2022-23 we won our ECFA Cat 1 Regional League Championship for the 4th consecutive year. We then went on to be crowned ECFA National College Champions for the 2nd time in 3 years.
If you are looking to join our College Academy on a full time Level 1-3 course on either a BTEC or A-Level program then please apply online for the course you want below.
If it is our degree program you are interested in then please click below to see the full list of courses we offer. Then for help with applying through UCAS please email Bev Awre ([email protected]).University Courses