News

Here you can find the latest updates and announcements from the Premier Skills programme. Discover what’s happening in local communities, find out how your favourite Premier League clubs are involved, and stay up to date with the latest global Premier Skills stories.

27 April 2020
Come on everyone keep-y up! It’s time to show us your skills.
20 April 2020
Welcome to the first Premier Skills FC challenge!
06 April 2020
At Premier Skills, the health of our participants, audiences, colleagues and partners remains our first priority.
06 March 2020
For the next three years, the Premier Skills team in Egypt will be working to expand the programme’s reach...
18 February 2020
In 2007, the British Council and the Premier League joined forces to use the global power and appeal of football to...
18 February 2020
Sharmistha, 14, lives in one of the most socially deprived areas of Kolkata, India. With limited educational and career...
02 December 2019
Ayub Isiko was just two years into a successful professional football career, when a car accident in Iganga, Eastern...
07 November 2019
The British High Commission in Lagos hosted a delegation from Manchester City Football Club, including former player...
06 August 2019
As Premier Skills 2016-19 draws to a close, let’s celebrate our Premier Skills coaches and referees’ achievements -...
21 July 2019
Before her involvement with Premier Skills, Ritah was lonely, shy and lacked self-confidence. Like many girls in Uganda...