Morecambe Football Club is a Professional Football club in Morecambe, Lancashire, England. The team competes in League One, the third tier of the English football league system. Nicknamed the "Shrimps" due to the coastal town's local speciality food, the club have played home games at the Mazuma Stadium since moving from their original home at Christie Park in 2010.
Working closely with Morecambe FC staff, Football Futures will help broaden the catchment for potential talent to represent the EFL League One outfit, placing a particular focus on the Greater Manchester area.
Our aim is to locate those hidden gems that after honing their abilities with Football Futures, could then be ready to potentially have an impact at the Lancashire based Professional outfit.
Enter representative men(s) and women(s) team(s) in the appropriate leagues as jointly agreed with the Academy (as Morecambe FC Football Futures ).
Arrange games groups at different age groups for Football Futures Players at all ages to compete in competitive fixtures v's Morecambe FC Academy Teams.
Talent ID players from the programme, working in conjunction with the MFC coaching team to ensure any talented players are firstly offered the opportunity to trial for Morecambe academy and or First team squads.
Organise Trials for players and arrange dates and times where or if appropriate throughout the season.
Arrange a half termly visit for highlighted players attending the Morecambe FC Academy.
Sport Sports science team to make available & share the Player Tek GPS & fitness testing data, Match reports and Progress records of each player within the Morecambe FC Football Futures Academy.
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Football Futures will look forward to creating unique opportunities for our players to progress in the game, with pathways to Pro, Semi-Pro and top Amateur Clubs.