Our Academy Footballing Eco – system is unique, and proving to be a front runner in player development;
- We are able to accommodate and develop any level of player, irrelevant of age and stage.
- We are able to GUARANTEE progression over a short period of time by incorporating our training framework and measuring success.
- With have a defined and established USP which enables young players to grasp the game a lot sooner.
Our programme achieves the following;
- All round development of the player – Including Psychology and Pre hab, Injury prevention, correctional movement
- Allow players to compete against other independent / professional academy sides.
- Create a pathway to professional football clubs.
- Learn life skills i.e. Leadership, fair play, sportsmanship, respect, working within a group.
- Provides a complete and holistic experience for children.
- Unique fun learning environment for Intermediate & Advanced footballers
We recognise that the golden age of development is 5-11 years of age. Professional coaches can have a significant impact on players through this stage if given the correct environment to practice. Ultimate Football Academy acknowledge that the level of impact is determined by creating a balance through the use of constant, variable and random practice.
– Develop advanced players using principles of games
– Uniformed approach to aid the technical advancement of ALL children
– Encourage all young players to make decisions and express technical ability
– Implement game related practices that encourage decision-making
– Strong emphasis on 1v1 activity & scenarios
– Develop creative players and game craft
– Encourage risk and reward within practice
– Identifying the needs of players individually, and early.
– Develop skill through unopposed and game related conditions
– Reflect on players / sessions / games / self-analysis
“The academy set up at UFA is of the highest level, I cannot praise the set up enough. My son has improved ten-fold in the time he has been involved with the academy. The staff go above and beyond to help in any way possible. I would strongly recommend to anyone looking for their child to improve and develop as a young footballer!”
Barrie Fitzgerald (Parent of UFA player)
“I feel fortunate that my son was scouted for the Ultimate Football Academy as I cannot speak highly enough of them with the coaching my son is receiving being of the highest calibre and it is great to see him developing under a great football philosophy.”
Craig Swift (Parent of UFA player)