About Us

About Us

Established by individuals with vast experience of both professional football and the education sector, Ahead In Sport are at the forefront of football, and wider sport, related academic programmes.


Undertaking market research across all levels of the football industry, providing industry expertise and supporting curriculum development Ahead In Sport have played a pivotal role in the development of unique and innovative education programmes, including the industry leading on-line BSc(Hons) in Applied Football Studies degree programme delivered in conjunction with the University of Salford Business School.


Ahead In Sport also assist in the delivery of academic content, utilising the skills of our staff who have successfully made the transition from professional sport into teaching and, through the implementation of a bespoke mentoring initiative, we provide ongoing support to all learners.

Finally, we play an active role in supporting recruitment of new learners onto our programmes through our extensive network across football and the education sector.