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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Trials at the Center

Experience the Center

Before committing to the 10-month Pro Residency program, we highly recommend student-athletes to experience the center and tryout at ICEF. Go through a full professional technical, mental and tactical assessment over 3 days at the center, and make sure that you are ready for this life-changing experience in Europe!

UEFA/FFF licensed technical staff

Highest official competition in Europe

Methodology modeled after the French Federation of Football

Premium boarding school

Exposure to Professional Football Clubs

Visa granted for non EU citizens

Book your trial now!

Join the most exclusive football center in Europe and see if you have the level to play at the highest level!

May 14-15-16th

$ 450

3 days of professional football
ICEF Center – Evian, France

Featuring Thonon Evian Grand Geneve FC

ICEF owns and powers an the biggest club in the Geneva area, formerly playing in the French Pro First Division, Thonon Evian Grand Genève FC. Join the teams from U15 through Senior to kickstart their professional careers.


Do I have to tryout?

All student-athletes must be professionaly assessed by ICEF’s technicall staff and be accepted to register to the 10-month program. Tryouts and trials are hosted along the season all over the world and only the top 50 players are selected to join.

What does the price include?

The trials at the center fees include the following:

  • Professional assessment
  • Individualized performance Report
  • Uniform Kit
  • Organic Meals & refreshments
  • Lodging
  • Interview by the recruitment team

Fees exclude any kind of travel and accommodation expenses.

Where is the center located?

The International Center of European Football is located in Evian, France, close the Swiss border, 30 minutes from Geneva International Airport. All student-athletes live, learn and compete at the crossroads of the most successful professional football clubs in the world.

Who are the tryouts designed for?

The trials at the center are open to boys and girls born between 2006 and 2001. This program is exclusively reserved for experienced players.

Do I need a visa to participate?

There is no need to apply for a visa to participate in the trials at the center. However, depending on where you are traveling from, you may need a visa to enter the European community and Schengen Area. (not applicable for US Citizens)

The #1 European football institution designed for elite international players!