"Our Academy mission is to nurture, promote and provide the best possible environment for young players to develop and flourish. We hope that you chose to enjoy the journey with us and become part of the #METFamily" 

Dr. Charlie Corsby – Academy Director


We are a Football Association of Wales (FAW) licenced and accredited Academy.

Teams ranging from U5s to U19s, with four playing within the JD Welsh Premier Academy League system.

All of our coaches hold the necessary FAW and UEFA coaching qualifications as well as meeting child protection and first aid legislations.


  • Cardiff Met FC have a strong tradition of attractive attacking football, something the Academy takes pride in replicating.

  • The club provides a clear pathway for players to progress through our youth development programme.

  • We are dedicated to developing good people as well as good players.

  • We are a family and community Academy.


Academy Philosophy

Our club identity is critical in the development of our young players. We aim to improve our players by developing them technically, tactically, physically, and psychosocially. Central to achieving this is to facilitate the players learning within our clubs style of play, that being; an attractive brand of attacking football, based on keeping possession and quick ball movement.