Royal Russell Football Academy

We are delighted that you are considering Royal Russell - you will receive a warm welcome from the first phone call and throughout the admissions process.  Royal Russell provides an outstanding all-round education in a supportive environment for those seeking a career in professional football. Our elite training squad enables us to focus on all players and create tailored development programmes. We have a proven track record of excellent academic results providing pathways into professional football through British Universities and US College Scholarships. Royal Russell creates a culture of respect that develops players on and off the pitch for lifelong skills in safe and nurturing surroundings. 

Our unparalleled facilities for coaching and teaching are all set on our stunning 110 acre campus surrounded by beautiful woodland just 30 minutes from Central London. 

Mark Simmons, Head of Football, Royal Russell School

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"Royal Russell has established an industry-leading programme to support high performance in Soccer. An outstanding, imaginative and well resourced provision has been established to achieve this; it is hard to imagine that this is bettered by any school of similar type. The combination of recruitment, timetabling, coaching, performance support and the competition programme provides an outstanding experience for the participants. The national and international reputation of this area is well justified, and it is a niche of which the school is rightly proud."

Neil Rollings

Independent Schools Sport Consultant