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The Gloucestershire FA Girls Coaching Centre 2023-24

The Gloucestershire FA Girls Coaching Centre, support the development of Female Players across the South West

Gloucestershire FA Girls Coaching Centre (GCC) 2023/24

 The GCC provides a 30-week bespoke training programme, providing a professional environment to allow female players to reach their full potential within the game, whilst supporting the development of female players across the South West of England from U10’s to U16’s for the 2023-2024 season.

The GCC provides extra training and support in addition to coaching players receive at their grassroots club. Every player will continue to play for their club and receive extra coaching one evening a week from FA qualified coaches. The GCC is an additional training opportunity and will not impact a players grassroots club.

As well as additional coaching, players can expect to receive 1:1 support from their coaches, additional opportunities for learning outside of training, player reviews throughout the season and support from staff around injury prevention. The Programme will continue to support the long term development of the players and provide them with the tools to achieve their goals.

The GCC will be based at Gloucestershire FA, Oaklands Park, Almondsbury, Bristol, BS32 4AG on the 3G Football Pitch. Training will take place on Monday evening and players must live within a 90 minute/90 mile radius of the training venue.


To be eligible for selection for the GCC, girls must be playing in an affiliated grassroots club during the 2022-2023 season

Trial Dates

26th June 2023: U12s, U14s and U16s Open Trial 

For more information on the programme and to register your daughter for the trials, please complete the following form

U10s do not have to trial, places are available now and will be allocated on a first come first serve basis. For more information please see the following link

If you would like more information, please email your enquiry to support@gloucestershirefa.com 


Note: Trials places are selected on a first-come, first-served basis.

Trial confirmation will be sent out w/c 5th June