Football | Sporting programmes | Medway Council


Coronavirus (COVID-19) updates

You can attend:

  • outdoor activities including outdoor fitness classes
  • football
  • athletics
  • gym sessions
  • pool sessions and swimming lessons
  • sports halls for pre-booked and restricted activities.

You must pre-book all sessions.

You can also attend indoor group fitness classes from 17 May 2021. See individual centre pages for timetables.

Read full details on our sports centre guidance.


Medway Sport offers opportunities to play football across all our sites and is suitable for all ages and abilities.

3G Soccer Centre

We have a purpose built 3G Soccer Centre at Strood with seven floodlit pitches. The centre lets you enjoy football in all its forms on the outdoor 5-a-side and 7-a-side 3G arenas.

Find out more about Strood 3G Soccer Centre.

Medway Sport Football Academy

Football Academy sessions resumed on 13 April 2021.

These fun based coaching sessions for boys and girls run during term time.

This is part of our junior membership or £2.50 per session


  • 10am to 10.30am for children aged 2 to 4 years.


  • 9am to 9.30am for children aged 2 to 4 years
  • 10am to 10.30am for children aged 2 to 4 years.

Book a Football Academy session online

We offer discounted rates, and host activities and sporting events to encourage young people to get involved in sport in Medway.

Find out more about sports for young people.