My Placement With BCFC

Picture2By Zac, Sports Science Student

I began my placement with Birmingham City Football Club on 7th March 2016. I received this opportunity from my School Careers and Employability Officer, Dr Mike White, and proceeded with the application independently. I was successful in the interview and gained a placement position that ran for a year (March 16 to March 17).

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Torneoz – online football tournaments

Areeb Khan at a football tournament

Areeb Khan at a football tournament¬†was the world’s first online tournament portal. It was the new way to stay on top of football tournaments across the UK. Whether people are trying to promote, organise or participate in tournaments; Torneoz offered an excellent portal to help people along their way – Areeb talks about the support he received setting it up:

“The best part of this programme for me has been one to one meetings with my business advisor / mentor Suzanne Skeete The training and mentoring through BSEEN has helped me realise all the other things that need to be taken in to account other than the obvious costs.”

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