Academy Recruitment

Our recruitment policy for young players

Falkirk Football Club does not hold open trials for players wishing to be part of the Academy.

Our main source of recruiting young players for Falkirk Football Club is through our links with other Academies and Boys Clubs across Scotland, along with our own scouting network.

Should anyone wish to be considered for a trial, the following procedure applies.

Players between the age of 15 and 18 years old are asked to supply the following details to the club:


Age & date of birth

Contact address and telephone number

Current club


A list of forthcoming fixtures playing in

You can email this information to

Falkirk FC Staff will assess the details and make a decision as to whether or not a scout will be sent to watch the games.

If someone does not receive a reply within 14 days, please assume the request for a trial with Falkirk Football Club has been unsuccessful.