This 4 nights/5 day camp is for young footballers aged 10-18, both girls and boys. It takes place at the Caixa Futebol Campus in Lisbon, Portugal.
This program gives participants the opportunity to train following the Benfica Academy methodology, to experience the feeling of a Benfica Academy player as well as to get closer to the local culture of Lisbon. Participants develop their technical, tactical, physical and psychological skills. Aspects like running technique, relationship with the ball, tactical circulation and attacking and defensive game principles will be worked on on a daily basis in both individual and collective contexts.
The program is completely coordinated by PreFootball. An experienced tour guide accompanies the participants from their arrival at the airport until their departure. The tour includes accommodation in a 4* hotel close to the Caixa Futebol Campus as well as city sightseeing tours and various exciting activities such as visiting the Benfica Stadium backstage, a Benfica Museum Tour and a Lisbon city sightseeing tour.
The main language of the program is English. Coaches speak English and Portugese. During the program, tour leaders speak English, German, Italian and Turkish.
The PreFootball & SL Benfica Training Experience includes:
- 4 nights accommodation at a 4* Hotel – Full Board
- 24/7 tour Leader
- 6 training sessions by SL Benfica Coaches
- 3 theoretical sessions by SL Benfica Academy professionals
- Watching Portugal-Luxembourg EURO 2020 Qualification Match at Stadium
- An official Benfica training kit
- SL Benfica Stadium Tour
- SL Benfica Museum Tour
- Lsibon City Tour with a local guide
- Visit to museums and historical places
- Participation certificate
- All local and airport transfers - by private minibus or coach from airport to hotel and vice versa
- Coordination and supervision during the tour
Other important information:
- The price of the program is CHF 1460.- and includes VAT. The price includes all activities and services mentioned above
- Free time expenses and flights tickets are not included in the price. If you need help with booking your flights, the PreFootball team is available for you
- Medical and travel insurance are required for every participant and are to be organised by the participants in advance
- Participants will in principle be divided in age groups (10-12 years-old; 13-15 years old; 16-18 years old). Participants may be moved to another age group at the descretion of the organisers (reasons can be group size or level or other)
You can apply for this camp until the 7th of September 2019. To book this camp, click 'select' and complete the form. You do not pay anything at this stage and you can still cancel your booking without any costs. Following this, you will be contacted by a PreFootball member to discuss any questions you might have. After that, you can decide to confirm your booking.