Coaching and Recruitment Days

Ilkley Town AFC

6th form scholarship program Ilkley Town Football Club with St Mary’s school, Menston

Coaching and Recruitment Days

Ilkley Town are running two coaching and recruitment days for students interested in joining their innovative football scholarship in September. Details are

  • Open to all male students in year 11 or starting 6th Form in September 2022 (This event is for male students but a similar event for female students will follow later in the year).
  • Friday 29 July and Friday 12 August 9am to 3pm
  • Location – MPM Stadium, Ben Rydding Sports Club, Ilkley
  • Free of charge
  • To book on please contact David Cope 07786 515833 or

A Unique Program

  • Professional Coaching
  • A Full Range of A Levels and Btecs Delivered in a School Judged “Outstanding” by Ofsted
  • Personal Development
  • Further Education Guidance
  • Career Guidance

Exceptional Coaching

David Cope is a highly experienced coach and will combine his role with that of Academy Manager for Leeds United in West Yorkshire. He has worked an international scholarship program at Richmond International Academic and Soccer Academy (RIASA).

John Francis is a highly experienced coach and played football professionally most notably for Burnley He is a UEFA A license coach and has worked at and Leeds Utd and RIASA.