English and Football

The English and Football programme gives students the opportunity to study English and improve their football skills on and off the pitch.

Liverpool is a popular destination amongst football fans boasting two Premier League teams and having a rich football history. Our programme provides full-time study focusing on improving all areas of English language, in addition to football coaching with a highly successful football college based in Liverpool. During the football training, students will have support through innovative coaching from highly experienced staff including ex-professional players and managers. The programme offers students personalised training as well as monitoring their fitness and player development. The coaching focuses on improving individual technique as well as the importance of teamwork. The students also have the opportunity to play in a regular competitive league and cup games.

General English

  • 15 hours General English per week

Football Training

  • 7 hours football coaching per week

  • Available for all levels
  • For students aged 18-24 or 16/17 with parental consent
  • Team training sessions
  • Nutritional advice
  • Opportunity to visit Premier League and Football League matches (additional cost)
  • Access to data analysis
  • Available from September – June

Course Overview

Hours per week

15 hours General English
7 hours Football

Timetable: General English

9am-12.15pm / 2.45pm-6pm
Monday to Friday
*subject to change

Timetable: Football

Example Timetable (timetable confirmed at point of booking):

Monday: 2:30pm-4:00pm
Tuesday: 2:30pm-4:00pm
Wednesday: 1:00pm-4:00pm
Thursday: 4:00pm-5:00pm

Options to add on watching and playing matches on the weekends for an additional cost. This will depend on the dates of study.

Minimum Age

18-24 or 16/17 with parental consent


A1 CEFR (Beginner)
A2 CEFR (Elementary)
B1 CEFR (Pre-Intermediate)
B1-B2 CEFR (Intermediate)
B2 CEFR (Upper Intermediate)
C1 CEFR (Advanced)

Football: No minimum level required

Maximum Class Size


Average Class Size


Personal Tutor

Available on request

2023 Prices

1-4 weeks: £440 per week
5-10 weeks: £435 per week
11-19 weeks: £430 per week
20+ weeks: £425 per week

Additional Charges:
Registration fee
Course book fee
Football kit

2024 Prices

1-4 weeks: £595 per week
5-10 weeks: £590 per week
11-19 weeks: £585 per week
20+ weeks: £580 per week

How to Apply

Please complete our online application form or email enquiries@lilalovetolearn.com for more information. Read more information on How to Apply.


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