Our Academy

Our Academy

EURO SOCCER ACADEMY

ESA is a learning environment designed for boys and girls ages 3-17 .
We are a private, European-style soccer academy for players and parents who value proper learning of the game at the youngest ages.
ESA is purely devoted to proper development of each player both on and off the field,enforced by the experience of over 70 years of coaching combined from our coaches.
We seek to improve players’ abilities, circumstances, and opportunities by helping parents navigate through the complex world of youth sports in an effort to maximize overall development, while incorporating our long-term athlete development (LTAD) program for every player.
We aim to graduate all players by age 14-16 so they are equipped to make the best club or school team for their capabilities. This is a very unique approach to youth soccer, and we look forward to helping each player train, play, compete, and develop!

Euro Soccer Academy is a learning environment designed for boys and girls ages 4-16.
We are a private, European-style soccer academy for players and parents who value proper learning of the game at the youngest ages.
ESA is purely devoted to proper development of each player both on and off the field, enforced by the experience of over 70 years of coaching combined from our coaches
for more information about our coaches please see http://www.eurosoccer.com.sg/coaches
We seek to improve players’ abilities, circumstances, and opportunities by helping parents navigate
through the complex world of youth sports in an effort to maximize overall development, while
incorporating our long-term athlete development (LTAD) program for every player.

We aim to graduate all players by age 14-16 so they are equipped to make the best club or school team for their capabilities. This is a very unique approach to youth soccer, and we look forward to helping each player train, play, compete, and develop!

VISION

•To instill long-lasting, positive core values, and “active for life” mentality through the beautiful game of soccer. 

•To give players the soccer education they need in order to achieve their personal future athletic goals working in hand with long-term athlete development stages. 

•To maximize passion and joy for the game of soccer in order to improve health and quality of life through lifelong participation in sport. 

•To provide a variety of programs for players of all ages, and skill levels at an affordable price. 

We are committed to the placement of our academy players and offer a comprehensive program in each age group.

PHILOSOPHY

Our philosophy and methodology underpins every thing we do.
We have set principles, which we believe in. First and foremost, effective player development is about providing a stimulating and challenging environment for players to improve their unique Soccer abilities.We do this in a pioneering and innovative format.
Euro Soccer Academy specializes in differentiating the five key elements of a player (technical, tactical, physical,psychological and social requirements of the individual) in sync with the individual LTAD stages. We believe being good with the ball is only a very small part of full development, and so we look at devel- oping all 5 key elements.
A player may have refined techniques but without a work ethic or game un- derstanding their progression will be limited.
Our programs put the positional and age specific individual requirements of each individual under the microscope.

CORE VALUES

ESA Players Core Values:
  • Participates in the sport with a controlled level of competitiveness
  • Gives best effort in aspects of life and has a ‘give it your all’ attitude when stepping on to the field 
  • Develops and masters the skills and techniques of soccer
  • Produces a level of discipline that ensures success on and off the pitch
  • Will learn life lessons like resilience, work ethic, and humility that they can take with them beyond their soccer careers
  • Believes in unity. Not only do our players belong to a team, but also they belong to a family, who strives to build community by developing youth through soccer
  • On the field, we compete at the highest levels of league and tournament play
 ESA Coaches Core Values:
  • We believe in developing our players to be excellent, well-rounded and active members of society
  • Outside of soccer excellence, we encourage and applaud our players to excel in their academic, artistic, leadership and other endeavors
  • Excellence in coaching and our support staff
  • Commitment to the players. Treat players fairly and respectfully
  • Provide positive leadership, mentoring and role models for our players
  • Instill a good work ethic and a sense of personal responsibility towards each player’s own development
  • Provide a balanced perspective on the soccer experience for all the academy players
  • Instill a dedication to teamwork and a sense of loyalty to our academy among players, parents and coaches

 

The LTAD stages overlay ESA’s programs.

Coaches are keenly aware that different players mature physically and mentally at different times. 

Long Term Athlele Development Stages: 

  1. Active Start – until 6yrs focus is on play & mastering basic movement skills 
  2. Fundamentals – between 6 – 9yrs in boys & 6 – 8yrs in girls. 
  3. Learn to train – 9 -12 in boys & 8-11 in girls. 
  4. Train to Train – ages dependent on onset of growth spurt. 12 -16yrs for boys, & 11 – 15yrs for girls.
  5. Train to compete. 
  6. Train to win. Athletes identified as a talent.
  7. Active for life. Generally any age for this stage, helping them to remain fit in life. 

THE FUTURE

At ESA we create a professional environment for our players to not only learn the game but to help them grow as young adults and set them on the right path for any future endeavors.We take pride in seeing our academy players progress through our program and move on in soccer whether that be at a recreational, college or professional level. 

As ex players ourselves we know that soccer has a very short life span and it is imperative for us to instill life skills that will guide them both on and off the field. Through experiences from playing competitive soccer, we strive to help players mature as people and will encourage the development of important life skills such as sportsmanship, teamwork, hard work, goal setting and fair play.

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