European Elite Soccer is unique in the sense that our team is made up of professional coaches from around Europe. We have are distinctive due to our extensive contacts in professional clubs such as Barcelona, Espanyol, Manchester United & West Bromwich Albion to name but a few. Our coaches bring a huge amount of knowledge and experience to our program, many of them having coached at elite levels of the game not only in Europe but internationally as well. Our Irish team of coaches spend time studying the philosophy and methodology under the guidance of Pro-licence Catalan F.A. tutor Albert Vinas in the top class facilities at Football Salou.
The coaching methodology smartfootball is practiced daily in our soccer academy in Ireland, our newly launched academy in San Diego and in our official partners International Academy in Futbol Salou. The academy in Barcelona is directed by Albert Vinas, Pro license tutor for the Catalan F.A. and his team Professional coaches. At European Elite Soccer we adapt a similar methodology and collaborate closely with our partners to instigate the most up to date coaching methods to our players.
Our vision is to offer a professional service to players and coaches, both in Ireland and internationally, with a willingness to expand their footballing knowledge. We provide players with opportunities to excel in a football environment that is both professional and educational.
We offer a range of unique player development pathway to players on a weekly basis in our Academy while also offering many other services:
- Monday Junior Academy
- Monday Elite Senior Academy
- Friday Night Elite Academy
- Friday Night Junior Academy
- Wednesday Night Senior Academy
- Wednesday Night Junior Academy
- Goalkeeper Academy
- Summer Training Sessions
- Club Services
- Club Camps
- Coaches Workshop Ire
All of which are carried out by our team of European Elite professional coaches.
European Elite Football has a team of professional full time-coaches working daily on our player development academy programs. The coaching team is UEFA qualified from UEFA B to UEFA Pro License. We follow the Smart-Football methodology, which is based around decision-making and tactical understanding. Working under this clear development structure gives players within our academy the unique opportunity to develop in a professional football environment.
Carl is a UEFA B licensed coach and is currently studying the UEFA A Licence. Carl has head coach experience with Soccer Academy Inc in the USA and E&I Educational in South Korea.
Marc is a UEFA Pro License coach from Cambrils, Tarragona. He has experience working with professional club Reus Deportiu F.C, and most recently developed the training methodology for UCF Cambrils.
Jose Ferrer is a UEFA Pro License goalkeeper coach from Real Spanish Federation, Madrid. He has experience working with profesional club Valencia C.F and most recently developed the goalkeeper training methodology for C.F Torre Levante.
José María is a UEFA Pro License coach from Almería, España. He has experience working with many clubs there. José María has also attained Degree in Primary School Teacher with physical education specialist graduating in 2015.
Sergio is a UEFA A License coach from Vila-seca, Tarragona. He has experience working with teams from Spain like U.E Lleida and C.F. Vila-seca. Futhermore, he has been working in Kuwait as a coordinator and head coach in Vision Soccer Academy for two seasons.
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