Kick-off of the PSG Academy in Gurgaon
Paris Saint-Germain Academy India launches its first one-year program at Shiv Nadar School in Gurgaon, registrations for the 2014-2015 academic year are now open!
Join the Champions School: the program includes two training sessions per week during after-school hours (Monday and Wednesday OR Tuesday and Thursday) and a match on some or all week-ends. It follows the academic calendar of the relevant region.
To register, click here
The free training sessions organized on 5th and 6th July, 2014 by PSG Academy India in Gurgaon was crowned with great success, with more than 150 participants
“ What we are doing here is an experience that money can’t buy and can’t be compared to, a year back if you wanted this experience of structured football training, you would have to fly to Paris” said Paris Saint-Germain Academy India Director and Sports Roots cofounder Rajesh Mehrotra.
Each of the training sessions were divided into four smaller sessions with focus various technical skills such as dribbling, shooting, ball control. For Coach Sacha who has been training youngsters since he was seventeen, having a strong base of basic football technique is of highest importance.
The Paris Saint-Germain Academy is the symbol of Paris Saint-Germain’s commitment to youth development and education.
Established in 2005 in close collaboration with the cub’s Elite Academy (see below) to develop a world-class technical program accessible to all, the Paris Saint-Germain Academy provides young footballers with the opportunity to step inside the world of the prestigious club, while benefitting from the know-how of its top coaches. It offers a unique training methodology tailored to each individual’s profile (age, level etc.), focusing on three core principles:
- Offering all participants the unique Paris Saint-Germain player development know-how
- Promoting the noble values of sport
- Discovering potential new talents
Since Paris Saint-Germain Academy’s creation in 2005, more than 150 camps have been organized in Paris for boys and girls aged between 5 and 16 from all over the world.
The Paris Saint-Germain Academy also has schools or camps in Rio (Brazil), New York (USA), Doha (Qatar), Morrocco, and now… INDIA!