Football is a sports option available from the Fourth Form upwards. The School's main block fixtures are against Rugby, Radley, Haileybury, and Bedford.

The 1st XI has been a semi-finalist in the Crusader Cup on two occasions since it began. The outstanding captains of recent years have been Christopher Roddis-Ferrari (L), and Michael Ridley (StA), who went on to receive six international caps for the Cayman Islands.

In recent years the Club has travelled to California for pre-season tours, with training sessions at LA Galaxy. The Club has benefited from coaching from the Aston Villa Academy, Derby County FC, Rushden and Diamonds FC and Leicester City FC.