PROFESSIONAL PATHWAY

Excellence football academy gives young players in Dubai United Arab Emirates access to first-class football training, which is usually only available at professional clubs. All of our coaches are experienced and highly qualified. They guarantee to encourage, motivate and challenge every player – with the aim of improving every single individual.
We cater for players of all abilities through our training sessions.

Our players will train between 1 and 8 hours a week and compete in regular development friendlies every weekend
Many of these friendlies are against local professional clubs giving each our players a unique insight into the Professional football system.
One of the unique features of the EFA Football Academy is the variety of pathways we are able to offer our players.
Throughout this journey, EFA players can take advantage of our partnerships with some universities where academic study runs alongside a full-time Football Development Programme – enabling students to train 4 to 5 days a week in a professional environment.
Due to our position as a Football Agent (licensed by the FA), we are able to assist players with finding football teams – including professional and semi-professional clubs.