Playing for the Future is a non-profit Community Interest Company registered in January 2011. Formally a constituted group established in 2009. Playing for the Future exist to benefit communities and bring people together.

Proudly founders of Global Club Network 2020, ABP Craigavon Cup, Belfast Youth Cup and the Playing for the Future Academy.

Founded by Thomas McStravick with the aim of bringing people together and providing opportunities through football. Thomas is a UEFA A Licence football coach and holds a Bsc (Hons) Degree in Sport Event Management. Thomas was born in Portadown, Co. Armagh and currently works at English Championship club Leeds United.