Football Frenzy!! 8 Football Academies in Mumbai

Football Fever!!

FIFA has brought in the football fever!! Everyone is excited about the game and social media is abuzz with updates about the games and players!

Football is one of the most popular games in the world. Football is very demanding physically and mentally and helps to improve flexibility keeps us fit. The game teaches children about teamwork and strategy.

Make this football season fun for the little fans

Discuss the sport, the countries playing, talk about the history of the game, past winners, star footballers down the years, the opening ceremonies, and even watch the games together! Tell them about Zabivaka, the official mascot of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia. Zabivaka means “the one who scores” in Russian. It is indeed a very suitable name for this wolf who radiates fun, charm and confidence.

You can even read them this book about the History of the Football World Cup!

Best Football Academies in Mumbai

Mumbai has a good number of schools/academies that teach children to play football. With plenty of local as well as international football clubs, these academies help budding football enthusiasts learn techniques and tricks of the game and have fun while learning!

If you have an aspiring little footballer, check out the list of best football academies in Mumbai.

FCBEscola Soccer School

FCBEscola Mumbai is the official football school of FC Barcelona in Mumbai! They provide quality football development for players aged 5 to 18 years of age. The training sessions are conducted by specific coaches who incorporate the syllabus into the training programme for the day. FCBEscola is more than just a football academy. It inculcates and instills life values through the game that are invaluable to the player both on and off the pitch.

Western India United Football Club (WIUFC)

WIUFC is started by Mr. Alphonso Santiago is an Initiative to develop football at the grassroots level in India. The main focus of the club is to develop and nurture the talent of upcoming player’s right from the grassroots level. With WIUFC focussing on talent development, the staff and the coaches at work provide a personal touch to coaching and give attention to each player in the process so that they can absorb the knowledge in the right way.

Joga Bonito Football Academy

Joga Bonito Team is an amateur football sports academy. Just as the name suggests, they aim to make each child learn new techniques of the game and guarantee great exposure to showcase the students’  talent, not only in their Inter-School events but even in privately conducted tournaments. The school also aims at tapping the optimum potential and skill in each child and showing them the way forward.

Kenkre Football Club

Kenkre Football Club aspires to develop the overall standard of soccer at the grassroots level so that India can continually generate quality soccer players who can compete and win at the international level. Their goal is to inspire as many youngsters as possible to play the beautiful game by imparting a love and passion for the game.

India Rush Soccer Club

India Rush Soccer is the 21st International Partner of Rush Soccer. They are foremost in pioneering the change in Indian football by introducing innovative steps to overcome the challenges while building the missing links required for the long-term development of the players. Their mission is to encourage and increase sporting participation, to educate and provide recreational & developmental training and empower with elite training & providing professional opportunities.

Bhaichung Bhutia Football Schools

Bhaichung Bhutia Football Schools is an initiative by Bhaichung Bhutia. It aims to provide a platform to nurture talent within grassroots & youth football to players and coaches through the in-house training & development program designed & executed by qualified Indian football coaches and instructors in consultation with resident European instructors.

Indian Football School

The Indian Football School is a premier football training institution aimed at providing the Best Football Training Programs in Mumbai and developing grass root football across India. The year-round football training programs are delivered across 2 centers, the historical Cooperage Football Grounds in Churchgate and the modern-day center of sporting excellence, Andheri Sports Complex. Both the centers have a World Class FIFA sanctioned Astroturf facilities.

Premier India Football Academy

Premier India Football Academy (PIFA) was set up primarily to improve the standard of football in India through grass root development. They aim to expose children to the latest training methods and develop world-class players and teams. They believe that To be the best you have to train with the best. PIFA has developed technically superior, mentally strong and creative players. They send players to ISL & I-league clubs.

You can also check out the complete list of football coaching classes in your city.  Do write your review once you select a coaching academy.

Enjoy the football frenzy!


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