OSA Soccer Academy LLC
by Paolo Dellafiore
(Florence - Italy)
OSA Soccer Academy is an American company offering soccer courses in Europe to students and young people from all over the world. We provide a unique opportunity to improve your technical, tactical and theoretical soccer skills, by taking a full immersion training session in the world’s most passionate soccer countries from a minimum of a week to a full a academic year. Taking advantage of prestigious and professional facilities, players will enjoy the rare opportunity to be coached by world-class soccer professionals for trainings and lectures.
Our exclusive course includes not only the best training methods, but aims at forming young players off the pitch, gaining confidence and sporting values that will help them in all paths of life. Students participating to OSA program would be put in the condition to study and play at their best through the flexibility of our courses according to their needs; our goal is to melt together sport and culture, because soccer is culture.
So, why OSA?
International Experience - An experience to last a lifetime. Interact with students from around the world that share a passion for the world's most popular sport.
Accelerate Your Skills - European soccer is renowned for producing champions. The OSA method focuses on teaching this distinct style. Come learn from the masters and take your soccer skills to a whole new level.
World-Class Instructors - OSA is committed to offering top-class education for all its students. Our team of instructors are accredited with UEFA license and professionally experienced.
When your objective is to reach your best, you can not only concentrate on technique and mussels. This is why OSA training implements off the pitch lectures that will show you how real champions need a strong mindset and real values to be able to reach the top.
Lectures – All lectures are carefully prepared for our students by the same staff that prepares lectures for UEFA licenses.
Course Flexibility - OSA offers the most flexible course schedules in the industry - all designed to meet the needs of each student.
Onsite Medical Staff – Your safety is important for us. Get
peace of mind knowing OSA is the only Academy to offer English speaking medical assistance. We include a comprehensive medical insurance plan to all our students.
Bilingual soccer course – Trainings and lectures will be held either in English and the language of your selected location.
Add-on language courses – Add a language immersion course and get the most out of your experience. We have partnered with the finest language schools to offer language study while abroad. The language courses are exclusive to OSA Soccer Academy students to ensure you’ll get personal attention.
Tours - Guided tours would be available to various historical and cultural sites in your selected location.
Full-service Soccer Academy – We make sure you have everything you need during your stay.
Our standard service includes:Soccer course including technical and tactical training, lectures and game day.
Orientations/welcome day that will take place before the beginning of each course. All participants will be provided with detailed information regarding soccer courses, times and scheduling.
We provide all the materials and equipment you will require for trainings and lectures (except soccer boots).
Insurance for all participants.
Chaperone service (for under 18) provided by OSA or complimentary food and sleeping accommodations for your own chaperones (one every 10 players).
Airport pickup and free Shuttle service to reach facilities.
All OSA players will receive a special discount card—Open Space Card where they will receive discounts at sport facilities. They will enjoy going swimming, playing tennis, and going to the gym.
The OSA Live Channel allows family, friends and coaches to watch online OSA players during live games, training and other events.
Discounts on items purchased at the OSA full-service sport store.
Complimentary laundry service.
Complimentary soccer kit, including: warm up gear, sports bag, jersey, shorts and socks, pre-game gear, jacket.
Available add-on services are:
OSA can provide both short and long-term accommodation to all our participants, offering different solutions depending on your needs.
We have partnered with some of the finest language schools offer language study while abroad.
Guided tours would be available to various historical and cultural sites in your selected location.