Academy

At Bentley Sports Group, we give our clients the true experience of training and playing in a professional environment. We offer our players the tools, and the opportunity to be in front of the key decision makers relevant to their talent level.

What We Offer

Residential Training

At BSG, we provide professional training, psychological help, career planning, physical training, and tactical advice daily. Our coaches are able to replicate what takes place in a Premier League training ground every day and offer trainees a game and tournament program which will enable them to showcase their talents to pro clubs and scouts from the UK and Europe.

Our program can accept trainees from the age of 17 and we are happy to help players with the ambition to get another chance. The daily routine is intense. You will be under constant evaluation from our team of coaches and scouts, and this will create career opportunities. We are supported by athletic trainers, strength and conditioning experts, psychological coaches, and importantly, highly qualified coaches.

Professional
Training

Psychology
Sessions

Career
Planning/Advice

Access to
Scouts

The package includes:

  • Full-time daily sessions
    – Tactical sessions
    – Team & individual analytics
    – Strength & conditioning

  • Game time
    – Matches against pro teams
    – Matches against academies

  • Accommodation

  • Match kit/Training kit

  • Career guidance & planning

  • Psychology sesions

  • Beach training
  • Player profile work
  • And much more!

Professional Structure

Our coaches have masses of experience themselves playing in the EPL and have coached, and even managed, at the top level. Being part of BSG will enable you to experience what it’s like to be a top level pro.

Training every day, working on team, and individual themes, that will enhance you as an individual and create an opportunity few can say they have had. The program runs for 10 months of the year, just as an EPL team would, and you can stay for as long as you want.

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Our Coaches

Neil Sillett | Sporting Director

Football man through and through, Neil is the third generation of Sillett Neil has worked with some of the top names in the game including Steve Bruce, Steve McLaren, Jim Smith, Tony Pullis, Harry Redknapp, Rory Delap, Kit Symons, and Terry Venables – underlining his wealth of experience and knowledge.

He has also worked for the national teams of Australia and Costa Rica in analytical and game planning roles, he has also written strategies for academies around the globe. Neil’s connections to some of the game’s biggest names demonstrate his affable, connective nature that will be a massive benefit to the BSG Academy players.

Adrian Whitbread | Head Coach

Adrian is an FA ‘A’ licensed coach who has played and coached at the top level of English Premier League in England. He is a former defender who played over 350 professional games for West Ham United, Portsmouth, Swindon, Reading and Leyton Orient. Spells playing under Harry Redknapp and Glen Hoddle helped to develop his broad attitude to coaching and his ability to adapt to different levels of ability and cultures.

Adrian has also been a highly successful coach in the United Soccer League, North American Soccer League, and at the international level, holding managerial and coaching roles at Brentford, MK Dons, Leicester City in the UK and Puerto Rico and Bahrain internationally.

What You Need to Join

Non-refundable
Deposit

Signed waiver
form

Copy of travel/
personal insurance

Profile form/
CV

Kit
purchase

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