Academy : The best football school made in France

tous les 5In partnership with AS Cannes, USCBO Cannes, ES Cannet-Rocheville and other selected football clubs, the Academy is the gateway to high-level football. Its ambition is to have every passionate player realize his dream: to become a professional football player.

As a stimulating and performing football structure, the Academy reveals the potential, the skills and weaknesses of each player, and prepares individual programmes accordingly.

Thanks to a highly qualified staff, trained and accustomed to detect young talents, and to a personalized performance monitoring, the players can learn, explore each and every skill, improve their abilities and get a better game.  Vue de la chambre des académiciens

The Academy sport and cultural programme is focused on human behaviour in terms of body and mind harmonious development in every day practice. Pro football training and physical preparation in the morning, French classes or school curriculum, football training with the club in the evenings, and matches at the weekends.

Close to Ligue 1 teams  OGC Nice, AS Monaco and Olympique Marseille, the Academy offers to meet the professional players of those famous clubs, as well as FIFA agents and scouts. Visits of training centres are also part of the programme.  "A very instructive experience ! "

At ils sont 12 + 4 this stage, the Academy has welcomed players from 41 different nationalities : from Algeria, Australia, Bahrein, Belgium, Benin, Bermudes, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, China, Columbia, Congo, Cyprus, Denmark, Gabon, Germany, Ghana, Guinea Conakry, India, Ireland, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Kirgizstan, Laos, Libya, Malaysia, Mali, Marocco, Mexico, Nigeria, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, South Africa, Togo, Switzerland, United Arab Emirates, USA, Venezuela, Zambia, and New Caledonia (F).

The Academy is located in Cannes on the French Riviera and the students are accommodated at Cannes International Campus. For 2020-2021, the programme starts on 9 August and finishes on 25 April. 

 

ONE WEEK AT THE MICHEL HIDALGO ACADEMY

  MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY SUNDAY
Between 7.30 and 8.30 15 minutes muscles reinforcement Rest
Between 8 and 9 Breakfast Brunch from 9 to 12.30
9 to 10.15 French class French class French class
from 9 to 12
French class French class
from 9 to 12
   
10.30 to 12 Training
on field
Physical prep
gym / outside
Rest or
homework
Training
on field
Physical prep
gym / outside
  Match
at home
or away
From 12 to 1pm  Lunch    
Between 1pm and 2.30 Rest    
From 2.30 to 4.30 French course or English course (3 times a week)
Or school work conducted by a representative of Cours Pi

Training
on field

 
Between 6 and 9.30 Training on field with the club of AS Cannes or other club 
1 hour 30 minutes to 2 hours / 3 to 4 trainings weekly
 

Weekly meeting at the P’tit Café

Between 7 and 10 Dinner Dinner
Between 8 and 10.30 Socialization, games at Le p'tit Café, or homeworks