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HIGH PERFORMANCE CLINICS

ICEF International Center of European Football - Boarding soccer academy in Europe
ICEF International Center of European Football - Boarding soccer academy in Europe

In partnership with Paris Saint-Germain Academy Geneva

The International Center of European Football, the first private football training center in Europe, offers high-level football clinics during the summer, in collaboration with the Paris Saint-Germain Academy Geneva.

The High Performance Clinics are open to players from U10, wishing to boost their level of play with intensive training, based on the fundamentals of the European and the Paris Saint-Germain’s methodologies . The players benefit from an immersion in the daily life of professional players, as much on the training side, the rhythm, or even nutrition, with the implementation of the “invisible training”. A real taste of the life of a professional player in a training center and of the ICEF Pro Residency program.

Two clinic options, with or without accommodation, are available for players from U10 to U19, who will follow a program adapted to their level.

ICEF International Center of European Football - Boarding soccer academy in Europe

Campus

Located in Évian, France, easily accessible for the entire Haute-Savoie department, the cantons of Geneva and Vaud, the center covers an area of ​​2.43 ha in the heart of lush greenery. Designed to develop the potential of young talent, the center is made up of professional sports facilities and state-of-the-art equipment.

  • Complete weight room: cardio, weight training, recovery;
  • Spa: hydrotherapy and balneotherapy;
  • Physiotherapy;
  • Individual and team statistics in real time;
  • Healthy and balanced menus prepared on site by French chefs.

Players choosing the boarding option will spend four nights at the center, Monday through Friday.

  • New fully equipped and redesigned spaces;
  • Shared double rooms;
  • Multicultural environment;
  • Multilingual staff;
  • Professional laundry service;
  • Security and surveillance 24/7;
  • Surveillance staff;
  • High speed Wi-Fi throughout the campus;
  • Air conditioning in shared spaces and bedrooms.

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TRAINING

ICEF International Center of European Football - Boarding soccer academy in Europe

The staff

The High Performance Clinics are supervised by ICEF’s technical team. Holders of the highest official UEFA certifications, all coaches are youth development experts with extensive football experience and a solid knowledge of the professional football world, whether as players or coaches.

The ICEF team trains, supports and conditions the players, allowing them to confidently exceed their limits and reach a higher level of play, thanks to an intensive high level preparation.

ICEF International Center of European Football - Boarding soccer academy in Europe

An exclusive collaboration

ICEF has developed its summer High Performance Clinics offer along with the coaches from the Paris Saint-Germain Academy Geneva, the official Paris Saint-Germain academy in Switzerland.

Recognized internationally for their values ​​and methodology, the Paris Saint-Germain Academies are present in 5 continents and bring together more than 20,000 young players fortunate enough to benefit from the know-how of Paris Saint-Germain, through unique cultural and sporting experiences. The Academy of Paris Saint-Germain in Geneva focuses on the development of its players on and off the field as well as on game intelligence – football IQ, through quality learning based on the training methods of the Paris Saint Germain.

The methodology taught during the ICEF High Performance Clinics is based on the fundamental principles of European excellence, in particular Paris Saint-Germain, allowing each player to improve their physical performance, develop a vision of the game and improve their tactical and technical skills.

The training and preparation themes offered to young people every week have been designed by the UEFA A and FFF coaches of the International Center of European Football and are based on the themes of Paris Saint-Germain’s training programs.

These programs have been designed to provide players with complete technical, tactical, physical and mental preparation in order to meet objectives specific to each level, to raise their level of play and improve their understanding of the game.

The objective of these High Performance Clinics offered by the International Center of European Football and in collaboration with the Paris Saint-Germain Academy Geneva, is therefore to make each participant discover the environment of a professional center while highlighting an effective and innovative game that allows the player to flourish in his quest for performance. The participants of the High Performance Clinics will not only benefit from world-class infrastructures, but also from the experience of the football professionals involved such as physical and mental trainers, physiotherapists, cooks and staff dedicated to the well-being of the participants.

The key themes of preparation

The key themes addressed during the High Performance Clinics focus on player development. The training sessions are adapted according to the level as well as the position, with a field player training program and a goalkeeper training program.

  • Ball driving
  • Ball Control
  • Passes
  • Chain speed
  • Body orientation
  • Dribbling and finishing

  • Stress management
  • Resistance to effort
  • Resistance to stress
  • Frustration management
  • Pursuit of excellence

  • Power work
  • Repeating efforts
  • Resistance to effort
  • Speed ​​work

  • Tactical study and analysis of Paris Saint-Germain professional games videos

  • Ball catch
  • Diving
  • Aerial game
  • Recovery technique
  • Positioning in the goal
  • Stopped and free kick

TIMETABLE

Monday

8 a.m.
Players Welcome
8 a.m.
9 a.m.
Introductory meeting of the clinics, the program and the center
9 a.m.
9:30 a.m.
Field training
9:30 a.m.
12 p.m.
Lunch
12 p.m.
1 p.m.
Nap / recovery time
1 p.m.
2 p.m.
Extra sports / fun activities
2 p.m.
3.30 p.m.
Field training
3.30 p.m.
6 p.m.
Medical care and extra sports / fun activities
6 p.m.
7 p.m.
Dinner
7 p.m.
8:30 p.m.
Return to calm, assessment of the day, individual interview
8:30 p.m.
10 p.m.
Curfew
10 p.m.

Tuesday – Thursday

8 a.m.
Breakfast
8 a.m.
9:30 a.m.
Classroom and fiel training
9:30 a.m.
12 p.m.
Lunch
12 p.m.
1 p.m.
Nap / recovery time
1 p.m.
2 p.m.
Indoor video analysis session
2 p.m.
3.30 p.m.
Field training
3.30 p.m.
6 p.m.
Medical care and extra sports / fun activities
6 p.m.
7 p.m.
Dinner
7 p.m.
8:30 p.m.
Return to calm, assessment of the day, individual interview
8:30 p.m.
10 p.m.
Curfew
10 p.m.

Friday

8 a.m.
Breakfast
8 a.m.
9:30 a.m.
Classroom and fiel training
9:30 a.m.
12 p.m.
Lunch
12 p.m.
1 p.m.
Nap / recovery time
1 p.m.
2 p.m.
End of clinic tournament
2 p.m.
3.30 p.m.
Closing ceremony and return to family
3.30 p.m.

DATES

 

The camps are open to players from U10 and will be held in mid-July. *

Week 1: Monday July 12 – Friday July 16, 2021

Week 2: Monday July 19 – Friday July 23, 2021

* Dates subject to modification, postponement or cancellation according to government directives concerning the health crisis. If the booked clinic week is changed, ICEF offers two options: postponement to another week or cancellation subject to a full refund.

 
 

PRICING

INCLUDING BOARDING ACCOMMODATION

1095
High performance training
4 meals a day (breakfast, lunch, snack and dinner)
4 nights at the center (Monday – Friday)
Daily soccer gear cleaning

WITHOUT BOARDING ACCOMMODATION

695
High performance training
2 meals a day (lunch and snack)

Transportation costs (to and from) the International Center of European Football not included. A shuttle can be chartered for trips to and from Geneva International Airport or the Evian-les-Bains train station.