City Football Academy

Nestled in the heart of the Etihad Campus, City Football Academy is a venue like no other. With unrivalled facilities and matchday hospitality experiences, it serves as a blueprint for the excellence with which the Manchester City brand has become renowned.

These state-of-the-art resources and world-class facilities are now available for you to host the perfect team-building sessions, away days, corporate training and networking or an events of any scale. You can even learn more about the way our business operates by booking personal seminars with some of our Board Executives.

We build our world-class teams here. Now you can too


Our state-of-the-art training facility can accommodate events of any scale and can be tailored to fit your every need. Launch your next big product from the media auditorium. Step up your game and build stronger teams with corporate training courses and networking events in the well-appointed seminar rooms. Get ahead of the competition with strategy and planning days in our conference suites or celebrate in style with an award ceremony and gala dinner. You can even learn more about the way our business operates by booking personal seminars from some of our Board Executives. And if a day of sport is on the menu for you and your team, why not kick it off with a coaching session or a game on one of our 16 football pitches before refuelling at our customisable bar and dining space, Heart of the City. Additionally, should you and your guests prefer a longer stay, you can make full use of the conveniently located on-site accommodation in our private hotel suites and secure parking facilities.

Situated near the centre of the city we’re proud to call home, City Football Academy is only a short walk, car, bus or tram ride away from Manchester’s bustling thoroughfares. Here, you can explore the vibrant shopping district or experience our world renowned music and nightlife scene, including the Northern Quarter and Spinningfields. Served by extensive rail links to London and the rest of the UK, and with Manchester International Airport only 25 minutes away, the City Football Academy is well connected on a global scale. The airport receives direct flights from over 200 destinations* worldwide as well as boasting its own private charter terminal, so no matter where you’re based, we’re ready to make you feel at home. Welcome to a world of possibilities.