A generic coach image from St. George's Park.


Become a Manchester Coach

Ask any footballer who they rank as the most important influence on their career and almost all would make reference to a coach, past or present. Many would not be where they are today without the help, influence and guidance of one or more coaches.

On these pages you will be able to view all of the coach education courses that are offered by Manchester FA. It will detail how you begin your coaching journey and the support Manchester FA will provide to help you along this path.

Become a Coach

Have you ever fancied yourself as a football coach? Think you could develop and motivate players? Coaching provides a range of benefits, including:

  • A way to give back to the game and local community.
  • Learning and re-learning leadership lessons.
  • Getting a good work out and becoming a good role model.
  • The opportunity to develop new skills.
  • A chance to meet and make new friends.
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CoachingĀ Support

The FA is here to ensure everyone who participates has a great experience – regardless of gender, sexuality, ethnicity, ability or disability, faith or age.