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The Best Football Camp in Portugal

One of the Best Youth Soccer Club Academies in Europe, The Sporting Clube de Portugal has developed a broad range of soccer training programs for boys and girls ages 10 – 20 that want to develop and improve their sporting performance. All level players are welcome to experience the same methodology that Sporting CP applies to their own youth (U17, U18, U19) as well as its first team. During the time of the training, Sporting CP coaches closely follow all different groups giving valuable feedback to the footballers. Sporting CP's coaches are accredited by the Portuguese Football Federation and by UEFA.

As additional data, Sporting CP occupies 4th place in terms of youth training in European football. Alvalade sits just behind Ajax, Partizan and Dynamo Zagreb in terms of players participating in European leagues. A total of 54 players produced at the Sporting Academy can be found across Europe, eight of which are still playing professional at Alvalade.


Sporting Clube de Portugal Background

Endeavor, Dedication, Devotion and Glory!

Founded in 1906, Sporting Clube de Portugal plays Primeira Liga (First Division) and have spent most of their history in the top tier of Portuguese football. Based in Lisboa, their home is the 52,000-seat José Alvalade stadium, classified by UEFA with 5-stars.

Sporting CP Academy is renowned world-wide and considered one of the best source of high-qualified players by many experts. Just to mention, the Golden Ball winners: Luís Figo and Cristiano Ronaldo, were formed here. Besides these distinctions, 10 of the 14 players who played and won the European final with the Portuguese national team in the EURO 2016 in Paris are MADE IN SPORTING.

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Soccer Academy Training Philosophy & Facilities

Sporting CP has plenty of experience in Soccer Academies local and Internationally. 46 Academies around the world, 27 Academies in Portugal and the best scouting network have made of Sporting CP Academy a real factory of high quality athletes for the world of soccer.

The participants will be divided by age groups according to their age/level, and a specific technical and tactical training program will be implemented in each of the groups. In addition, you will also have the opportunity to be observed by Sporting CP’s Scouting Department and receive all the feedback needed to become the complete player.

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You could live and train like a Sporting CP player. With the internships at Sporting Academy you can live and train as a Sporting player. The experience of living at the Academy is something you will never forget

  • IT accommodation at Sporting Academy
  • Training in the Academy’s fields, with Sporting
  • Visit to the Stadium + Museum (optional)
  • Possibility to watch A team matches in Alvalade (by purchasing tickets + transfers)
  • Minimum 12 players


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Elite trainings in Sporting Academy. Professional training program specialized in level groups and with Sporting coaches from various areas (7 days / 6 nights)

  • Identification of talents for the official teams of Sporting Clube de Portugal.
  • IT accommodation at the Sporting Academy
  • Training in the Academy’s fields, with Sporting coaches
  • Physical evaluation tests
  • Equipment Kit Offer
  • Evaluation Certificate
  • Visit to the Stadium + Museum


The Academy Vacation is a unique opportunity for you to learn where the stars have learned to live the magic of the Club more deeply Months of July and August aimed to all level, boys and girls from 10 to 20 years old.

  • IT accommodation at Sporting Academy
  • Training and recreational activities at the Academy, with coaches from Sporting Academy
  • Visit to the Stadium + Museum
  • Each Internship Program starts at 8:30am on Monday and ends the following Saturday at 1pm
  • One trainer per group of 12 participants
  • Identifying talent for elite training camps

Specific Training for Goalkeepers on request


Visit Lisbon!

With more than 20 centuries of history, Lisbon is the capital of Portugal since 1147. Lisbon is a city that really worth to visit.

There is a plethora of history here, with tales of everything from Roman imperialists to exotic Berber pirates, Moorish builders to fierce Reconquista knights, all wrapped up in the grand palaces and heritage districts. But there is also an atmosphere of bohemianism and the surprise of the new here too.

Wonder at the Torre de Belém, or Ride the Tram 28. Get lost in Alfama District, make a trip to Sintra or escape and enjoy the azulejos in the National Tile Museum. Conquer the bulwarks of St George’s Castle or trace glorious history in the Monastery of Jerónimos. Don't let the opportunity pass to find your inner explorer at the Padrão dos Descobrimentos and more...

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Request a quotation by email or call (510) 599-4625

*Round trip airfare not included.
*Additional spending money required.
*Dates may be subject to modification
*Day camp registration/check-in is on Sunday (day prior to Monday camp start date).
*Transfer fees from / to Hotel not include
*Medical insurance is mandatory

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