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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Tryout

Get professionally assessed!

Tryouts are required to be considered for admission into ICEF’s Pro Residency Program.

 

Only 25 spots are available per session, reserve yours now to enter Europe’s official soccer institution designed for elite international players born between 2002 and 2007.

 

Players who attend ICEF’s official tryouts have the unique opportunity to be screened not only by ICEFs Recruitment Team for the Pro Residency Program, but also by scouts from PSG Academy North America’s Residency Program, FC Miami City and Thonon Evian Grand Genève FC.

 

Questions?!

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Play Soccer in Europe!

Experience European exellence at the only professional soccer academy in Europe designed for international players.

Highest official competition in Europe

UEFA/FFF licensed Technical Staff

Methodology modeled after the French Federation of Football (FFF)

Private international boarding school

Exposure to professional football clubs

Visa granted for non-EU citizens

Healthy environment at the heart of the Alps

  • FLORIDA
  • $ 229
    November 16th
  • Central Broward Regional Park

    3700 Northwest 11th Place | Lauderhill, FL 33311

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    From 9 am to 1 pm

     

    • Professional assessment
    • Individualized performance report
    • Scouting for official competition in Europe
    • Uniform Kit
  • CALIFORNIA
  • $ 229
    February 2nd
  • Dignity Health Sports Park

    18400 S Avalon Blvd | Carson, CA 90746

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    From 3 pm to 7 pm

     

    • Professional assessment
    • Individualized performance report
    • Scouting for official competition in Europe
    • Uniform Kit
  • NEW YORK
  • $ 229
    March 28th
  • Columbia University Athletics Complex

    505 West 218th Street | New York, NY 10034

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    From 3 pm to 7 pm

     

    • Professional assessment
    • Individualized performance report
    • Scouting for official competition in Europe
    • Uniform Kit

About our club

ICEF owns and operates the biggest club in the Geneva area, formerly playing in the French Pro First Division, Thonon Evian Grand Genève FC. Throughout the year, ICEF student-athletes are exposed and connected with the club, integrating teams in their respective age categories, allowing them to participate in high-level training sessions and compete against the best teams in the official French league.

FAQ

Do I have to tryout?

Tryouts are required to be considered for admission into ICEF’s Pro Residency Program. Student-athletes must be professionaly assessed by ICEF’s Technicall Staff. Tryouts are hosted thorughout the season and only the top 50 players are selected to join.

What does the price include?

The US elite tryouts fees include the following:

  • Professional skills assessment
  • Individualized Performance Report
  • Scouting for official competition in Europe
  • Uniform Kit

Fees exclude any kind of travel and accomodation 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. 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?

ICEF’s Pro Residency Program for the 2020-2021 season is open to boys and girls born between 2002 and 2007. This program is exclusively reserved for experienced players.

Do I need a visa to enroll to the Pro Residency Program?

Non-EU citizens participating in the Pro Residency Program will need to apply for a student visa.

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