ICEF Intensive Competition Preparation (Boarding)

France, Chemin des Chapelles
amateur professional
1 week
13-20 years
About the program
Get a professional introduction to the excellence of European football.

This summer prepare for your season like a professional player. Spend one full week in a professional football center in Europe to boost your level and improve your soccer IQ through the fundamentals of professional European Football.

- Tactical and technical sessions supervised by a UEFA / FFF licensed technical staff
- Video analysis sessions
- Physical & mental preparation
- Individual and team focus
- Soccer IQ development and understanding of the game
- Position specific training
- Elite friendly competition
- Opportunity to get selected for the 10-month Pro Residency program

TECHNICAL PROGRAM

Discover the best-in-class methodologies, techniques and programs taught by top professional European development academies.
All tactical-technical sessions, physical preparation, as well as video analysis sessions are supervised and provided by experts in European player development.

The objective of the program is to introduce each player to the professional routine and training expected in a professional football center while preparing them for the elite competition program. By the end of this experience, players will be able to significantly improve their:

INDIVIDUAL FOCUS
+ Soccer IQ
+ Strengths & weaknesses
+ Physical development & strengthening
+ Recovery
+ Mental conditioning
+ Introduction to professional athlete nutrition

TACTICAL & POSITION-SPECIFIC SKILLS
+ Formation implementation
+ Offensive / defensive transitions
+ Position-specific training sessions
+ Set pieces

TECHNICAL SKILLS
+ Rondo
+ Outnumbered plays / small sided games
+ Implementation of offensive/ defensive plays
+ Specific technical skills: passing, dribbling, finishing

VIDEO ANALYSIS SKILLS
+ Tactical studies of professional teams
+ Personal player analysis (training/ games)
+ Video highlights edition

CUSTOM COMPETITION
+ Friendly games and small sided games
+ Tournament preparation

AGE & REQUIREMENTS

This Pre-season Professional Preparation program is open to boys of all levels from 13 through 19 years old.

Each participant will be evaluated at the beginning of the camp and will be placed in groups that correspond to their level. Group attribution is flexible and evolves according to each player’s performance on a daily basis. The technical staff will be responsible for rebalancing the level and the groups continuously.

All camps are open to goalkeepers who benefit from specific training from a dedicated technical staff.

SCHEDULE

During the Pre-Season Professional Preparation program, players are living in a professional center with a professional regimen including intense sports, a healthy lifestyle and mental preparation to develop and improve their soccer IQ and above all, their performance.

Sunday
05.00pm Uniform kit handout and room check-in
06.00pm Campus tour and Opening Ceremony  
06.30pm Physical preparation session
07.30pm Shower
08.00pm Healthy dinner and welcome activities (team building)
10.00pm Curfew

Monday
7.30am Healthy Breakfast and shower
08.30am Mental conditioning and coach brief
09.30am Screening and group assignment
11.30am Shower and coach brief
12.30pm Healthy Lunch
01.30pm Rest in the rooms
02.30pm Tactical / technical training
04.30pm Shower and Snack
05:00pm Coach brief and Video Analysis
06.00pm Physical preparation or physical therapy
07:00pm Free time (use of common area, lounges, video games, media room, outdoor activities)
8.00pm Healthy dinner and ice breaker activities (team building)
10.00pm Curfew

Tuesday
7.30am Healthy Breakfast and shower
08.30am Mental conditioning and coach brief
09.30am Tactical / technical training
11.30am Shower and coach brief
12.30pm Healthy Lunch
01.30pm Rest in the rooms
02.30pm Tactical / technical training
04.30pm Shower and Snack
05:00pm Coach brief and Video Analysis
06.00pm Physical preparation or physical therapy
07:00pm Free time (use of common area, lounges, video games, media room, outdoor activities)
8.00pm Healthy dinner and ice breaker activities (team building)
10.00pm Curfew

Wednesday

7.30am Healthy Breakfast and shower
08.30am Mental conditioning and coach brief
09.30am Competition / Game situation
11.30am Shower and coach brief
12.30pm Healthy Lunch
01.30pm Excursion
04.30pm Shower and Snack
05:00pm Coach brief and Video Analysis
06.00pm Physical preparation or physical therapy
07:00pm Free time (use of common area, lounges, video games, media room, outdoor activities)
8.00pm Healthy dinner and Movie night
10.00pm Curfew

Thursday
7.30am Healthy Breakfast and shower
08.30am Mental conditioning and coach brief
09.30am Tactical / technical training
11.30am Shower and coach brief
12.30pm Healthy Lunch
01.30pm Rest in the rooms
02.30pm Hiking in the Alps
04.30pm Shower and Snack
05:00pm Coach brief and Video Analysis
06.00pm Physical preparation or physical therapy
07:00pm Free time (use of common area, lounges, video games, media room, outdoor activities)
8.00pm Healthy dinner and ice breaker activities (team building)
10.00pm Curfew

Friday
7.30am Healthy Breakfast and shower
08.30am Mental conditioning and coach brief
09.30am Tactical / technical training
11.30am Shower and coach brief
12.30pm Healthy Lunch
01.30pm Rest in the rooms
02.30pm Competition / Game situation
04.30pm Shower and Snack
05:00pm Coach brief
06.00pm Physical preparation or physical therapy
07:00pm Closing Ceremony and awards handout  
8.00pm Healthy dinner and PlayStation FIFA contest
10.00pm Curfew

Saturday
 7.30am Healthy Breakfast and shower
08:30am Departure from the Center

THE CENTER


Welcome to the International Center for European Football, the reference in international football player’s development in Europe!

Pre-season Professional Preparation Program participants will have the immense privilege of benefiting from the outstanding infrastructure of a private training center. They will live in total immersion in the same conditions as professional football players and will take full advantage of the top-of-the-line amenities and football equipment available. The campus is located in one of the healthiest and safest places in Europe for a 100% secure experience by Lake Geneva.

Camp participants will not only benefit from world-class facilities, but also from the experience of the professional football staff such as physical and mental trainers, physiotherapists, cooks and staff dedicated, fully dedicated to their experience and development.

UNIFORM KIT

1 Full Nike Training Uniform (Jersey + Short + Socks)
1 Nike Polo
1 Cap

/!\ Bath towels and bed linen are provided.
/!\ Uniforms are professionally cleaned after each training and game.

PRICING

Pre-Season Pro conditioning $2,000 ($200 discount for siblings)
including

* 6 nights in a newly renovated double bedroom with A/C
* Unlimited access to the pro facilities and amenities provided at ICEF
* 2 training sessions / day (technical + tactical)
* 1 physical preparation session / day supervised by a professional physical expert
* Physical therapy available on-site (if needed)
* 1 video analysis session / day
* 2 briefs with the coach / day including mental conditioning
* Intensive competition program with friendly games
* Official Nike uniform kit
* Evian water
* 17 fresh and balanced meals prepared by sports nutrition professionals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)
* Snacks
* 24/7 Surveillance and security on-site
* Official participation certificate from the International Center of European Football
* Access to multiple fun activities (team building, PlayStation FIFA contest, outdoor activities)
* Access to professional laundry service

Additional costs:
Any transportation costs to (or from) the International Center for European Football are not included (airfare, train, car). A shuttle can be requested for trips to and from Geneva International Airport, or the Evian-les-Bains train station.

Dates
13
Start
End
Price
10/18/2020
-
10/24/2020
$2000
$1980
10/18/2020
-
10/31/2020
$3600
$3570
10/25/2020
-
10/31/2020
$2000
$1980
Start
End
Price
02/07/2021
-
02/13/2021
$2000
$1980
02/07/2021
-
02/20/2021
$3600
$3565
02/14/2021
-
02/20/2021
$2000
$1980
Start
End
Price
04/11/2021
-
04/17/2021
$2000
$1980
04/11/2021
-
04/24/2021
$3600
$3564
04/18/2021
-
04/24/2021
$2000
$1980
Start
End
Price
06/07/2021
-
06/13/2021
$2000
$1980
06/14/2021
-
06/20/2021
$2000
$1980
06/21/2021
-
06/27/2021
$2000
$1980
06/28/2021
-
07/04/2021
$2000
$1980
Transfers
Transfer "Geneva International Airport <--> Football Academy" (one way)
$100
Transfer "Evian-les-bains train station <--> Football Academy" (one way)
$100