Option Central Memberships

Since its founding in 1999, Option Central has been a subscription-based web site that has offered its members online access to Option football articles, videos and podcasts. In recent years, we've focused on expanding the resources we offer with the help of "Guest Contributors" and Licensing partners.

We offer individual Memberships with 3 month, 6 month and Annual billing/pricing plans along with 1 Year Staff and Technology Plus Memberships. The Technology Plus Membership includes the use of football scouting software for the duration of the membership period.

Our Membership management service can process payments for all of these plans through PayPal or directly with all major credit cards and we accept purchase order for the Staff and Technology Plus plans.

Membership Quick Facts

Subscription Terms: Memberships are available with quarterly, semi-annual, and annual billing. PayPal accounts can be funded with a PayPal account balance, credit card or bank account direct debit. Subscriptions are non-refundable.

Renewal: Subscriptions automatically renew upon expiration unless cancelled prior to the renewal date. Members have complete control over their subscription status and settings through our membership management system (click My Profile in the Login box) as well as through their PayPal account.

Click Here to Purchase a Membership to Option Central

Login Info/Account Creation: Option Central uses an email address and password combination to authenticate members. When signing up, you will create your own email/password combination as part of the sign-up process.   Staff Memberships paid for by School Purchase order or Checks processed manually are activated upon receipt of payment or Purchase Order.

Signup Procedure - Step by Step

  1. Click the Link above to purchase a membership. Be sure to Turn off any Pop-Up Blocker software you have active.
  2. Enter the required information and complete your transaction.
  3. You will receive an email confirmation at the address you provided as part of the account creation step, and will need to validate your email address by clicking a link in the email you receive after signing up.
  4. Return to Option Central and Click Members Login to enter our Members section with your new Option Central Account.  From there you will see links that will enable you to access all of our Member Resources. You can always click the Members Login link on the top or bottom navigation bars, or the shortcut on the Option Central Home page in order to access the article directory and member resources.

Your account to access the Members Section of Option Central will use the email/password combination that you create when you sign up. If you forget your password, use the Forgot Password link on the Home page or Member Login page to have it sent to you. If you have difficulty purchasing a membership or signing in, please Contact Us for assistance.

Support: Use the Contact Form to send us questions or request assistance with signing up, managing your membership or accessing the Option Central Member resources .