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Have you always thought that you’ve got what it takes to make it in professional football? Did you slip through the net at a young age and give up on your footballing dream before becoming a tradesman?

There is a long tradition of tradesmen making their mark in professional football and Fiat Professional, official partner of the Football League, is launching a nationwide search for the cream of talented tradesman footballers to invite to an exclusive trials day in June.

From trials day one lucky tradesman will be offered a one-month, paid, pre-season trial at a Football League club, giving them the very real chance of securing a full-time professional contract.

Click the video link below to see if our Fiat Professional Tradesman Legends, Stuart Pearce, Dean Windass and Geoff Horsfield have still got their tradesman skills.

Did YouKnow?

There is a rich history of former tradesmen who have made it big in professional football. Whether it’s England and Forest legend Stuart Pearce, ex-Burnley hero & current Southampton striker Charlie Austin or former hard-man and present day Hollywood star Vinnie Jones - the trade to professional football is a well-trodden path.

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Think you’ve got what it takes?
Well it’s time to prove it!

It’s simple – upload a video below showcasing your footballing talent, fill out the form with your previous footballing and trade experience and give us the contact details for a previous coach that can vouch for your talents.

Our team of ambassadors and football scouts will pick the best who will be invited to attend our official ‘Fiat Professional Tradesman Trial’ in June. On trials day you’ll have the chance to compete for a one month trial at a Football League club and your chance to earn a permanent contract with a professional football team!

So get your video cameras out, capture a moment of brilliance and show us what you’ve got. Good luck!

Alternatively, you can upload your video entries direct to Twitter or Instagram using #TradesmanTrials and we’ll be in touch.

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Want to see what you’re up against?

The gallery below is a collection of the best video entries to date from your fellow tradesmen.

If you think you can do better than this lot, then what are you waiting for – submit your video now

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Win a Fiat Professional Van for 2 years

Are you a big football fan, but don’t think you’ve quite got what it takes to make it on trials day? Well don’t worry, there’s still a prize for you.

Tell us which van would be the best player to have on your team. Will it be the brand new robust Fullback? Or maybe the fuel efficient Ducato? The versatile Talento? The high performance Doblò or maybe the practical Fiorino?

Simply register your details for your chance to win a Fiat Professional van for 2 years from our brand new range!

The choice is yours. Game on.

Fiat Professional Range

New Fullback

The new Fullback is the urban and off road work medium-duty pick-up truck, designed to meet the working demands of a tradesman but it's also capable of meeting the needs of everyday life and leisure.

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New Fiorino

The newly restyled Fiorino is a class leading compact van, ideal for use in tight and congested city streets. Don’t be deceived by its small dimensions however, as with a payload capacity of up to 660Kg, the Fiorino is the ideal companion for tradesmen.

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Being the most awarded van in its segment, Doblò Cargo is the best business investment you could make as a tradesman. A best in class load capacity, alongside a robust and highly functional design, means that the Doblò is ready for any challenge ahead.

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New Talento

Designed to meet all your needs and requirements, the stylish new Talento is a highly functional medium sized van, powered by a range of reliable and fuel efficient engines to maximize the value of your work as a tradesman.

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With its best in class engines, Ducato is an effortless performer under pressure. Maximized functionality, capacity and comfort, you can rest assured that Ducato will satisfy your intense needs as a tradesman.

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