Do you have what it takes to join the Manchester City Girls’ Academy?

As part of its status as a Tier 1 Regional Talent Club, we will be hosting a series of open trials for female Under-10s, U12s, U14s, U16s and Development Squad at the City Football Academy this June. 

The City Football Academy is a state-of-the-art youth development and elite training facility where players of all ages have access to world-class facilities and expert coaching and support staff to help them fulfil their potential and take their game to the next level.

If you think you have what it takes, then please sign up for our open trials...


Trial 1: U10s (September 2019 School Years 4 & 5)

  • Saturday 15 June 2019, 9am-11.30am

Trial 1: U12s (September 2019 School Years 6 & 7)

  • Saturday 15 June 2019, 1:30pm-4pm

Trial 1: U14s (September 2019 School Years 8 & 9), U16s  (September 2019 School Years 10 & 11), Development Squad

  • Saturday 15 June 2019, 1:30pm-4pm

Successful candidates will then be required to attend either/both of the dates below:

Trial 2: U10s, U12s

  • Tuesday 18 June 2019: 5:30pm-7:30pm

Trial 2: U14s, U16s, Development Squad

  • Tuesday 18 June 2019: 7pm-9pm

Trial 3: All age groups

  • Wednesday 19 June 2019: 5:30pm-8pm


To register, please complete the online form.

An email will then be sent to confirm your attendance and further details in due course. Please note: players won’t be permitted on the day if an online application hasn’t been completed.


Please bring appropriate training kit for football, including football boots, shin pads and a full water bottle. Please note, players may be indoors or outdoors on synthetic surfaces.

To apply, you must also meet the below criteria:

Your home postcode must be within 1 hour and 30 minutes of travel time of our training ground postcode: M11 4TQ

You must have an English parent or an English grandparent, or you must have been educated in England for at least five consecutive years.