BTEC football scholarships are on offer with AFC Darwen after the club joined forces with Pro Direct Soccer Academy.

The courses are level two in fitness instruction, FA levels one and two in coaching football, BTEC level three extended diploma in sport, BTEC subsidary level in sport and BTEC level two diploma in sport.

Anyone interested can call Andrew Smith on 07827 335360 or 01254 776193, or email him at