Based at the National Sports Centre in Crystal Palace, South London, England, we have excellent travel links to inner and greater London boroughs. Our venue boasts a facility that can develop individuals in many facets. With access to a 16,000-seater stadium, a football domed 3G artificial pitch, 1 outdoor 3G artificial field, 110m indoor running track, 50m size swimming pool and a fully equipped gym. Additionally, our education programme offers classroom and conference rooms that are used for presentations, lectures and conferences.

Training Pitches

It is the belief of everyone at NGPFA that seasonal training facilities are essential in the process of long-term player development. Our indoor dome artificial pitch and outdoor artificial pitch provide seasonal training for our all academy teams.


The National Sports Centre’s (NSC) gym facilities provide student athletes with the equipment to achieve physical goals to progress their performance in sport. Cardiovascular training and functional training equipment is available for use. On top of this there is a spinning suite for recovery sessions and boxing area.


From small academic classrooms to larger conference rooms used for team meetings and analysis sessions, Crystal Palace National Sports Centre offers an array of facilities. Complete with all amenities such as projectors and touch screen boards NGPFA classes and analysis sessions are engaging for all.


Playing host to 20 FA Cup Finals in Crystal Palace Park, our 16,000-seater stadium hosts all NGPFA home league and cup fixtures.

Nearby Trains Stations

Crystal Palace – On site.

Penge West – 5 minute walk

Bus Routes

3, 157, 122, 202, 227, 249, 322, 358, 363, 432, 450.