The Choice of Excellence

ICEF’s UEFA / FFF licensed technical staff forges the next generation of leaders that will bring respect, self-discipline, and commitment to the sports industry through the best-in-class European methodology.

  • UEFA / FFF licensed Technical Staff
  • Methodology modeled after the French Federation of Football
  • Highest official competition in Europe
  • Internship placement in Professional Clubs.


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About ICEF

ICEF, a global vision

We own and operate the first international network of professional football centers in the world!

Established in Europe (Evian, France) in 2017, the international network is growing, with a second campus opening in the United States (Miami, Florida) in 2019. The expansion of our football centers will see campuses open up in the Middle East and Asia in 2021 and 2022, respectively. Following a unique methodology in each of our centers, we extend our excellence throughout the world.

Through all aspects including programs, staff, amenities and facilities, each center meets the requirements necessary to offer a unique chance for talented players from around the world to reach the next level.

Our Purpose

ICEF provides the professional training and preparation required to play at the highest level of football in the world. The programs and facilities are designed to foster and expertly develop high-potential football players with a clearly-defined goal: to kickstart or mature their professional football careers. Student-athletes receive individualized development and exposure opportunities to top professional organizations and prestigious universities around the world.
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The #1 European football institution designed for elite international players!

Our Mission

ICEF’s European methodology elevates individual talents and develops athletes through the values of sportsmanship and passion. We foster individual paths, focused on professional development and opportunities. We build smart and confident players capable of succeeding through life’s challenges.

Kickstart a professional career in Europe

Prepare for collegiate opportunities

Succeed in life on and off the pitch

Build your self-esteem and mindset

A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity that makes the dreams of elite international players come true, allowing them to live like pro players!

Otavio Henrique SANTOS, Pro Player | FC Girondins de Bordeaux

ICEF is the only institution providing opportunities to international players and willing to showcase their talents to take their future careers to the next level.

Maxime LEGENDRE, Pro Scout | Henner Sports

At ICEF, you work on your ability to take decisions and your capacity to be a leader. Quite simply, you learn football from the best coaches in the world.

Bruno PERONE, Pro Player | Real Zaragoza FC

Going through a professional football center just like ICEF, boosted my confidence, allowing me to be successful both as a player and an individual, on and off the pitch.

Karim YODA, Pro Player | Getafe FC

ICEF guarantees every international player receives the excellence of European methodology.

Regis BEUNARDEAU, Pro U19 Coach | Paris Saint Germain FC

ICEF provides everything I loved when I was a student-athlete: a solid background added to individual attention for every single player!

Carlos Eduardo RINCON, Pro Player | Inter Milan FC