WELCOME TO FOOTBALL ESCAPES
Football Escapes provide premier football coaching courses in partnership with some of the finest and most exclusive resorts around the world. The difference is, all our courses are led by current and ex-professional footballers. Our relationship with hotels and resorts means we're able to provide families with best available prices for their holiday. All combined, we work to create memories that last a lifetime.
ON AND OFF THE PITCH
Our players and coaches immerse themselves fully on and off the pitch providing families a money can’t buy experience to help make that special holiday even more exceptional. Whether its around the pool, by the bar or at breakfast, our team are on hand and always happy to say hello.What’s more, this all takes place at some of best resorts and spa hotels in some of the most breathtaking locations in the world.
YOUR PERFECT HOLIDAY PARTNER
Our partnership with Inspiring Travel Company means we can also offer families the best possible rates and ATOL protected packages to create you a bespoke holiday of a lifetime. All combined, Football Escapes offers families a truly magical experience where special moments last a lifetime. Not just for children participating on our courses, but for parents, family and friends.
As all our courses are led by legends of the game, players like Rio Ferdinand, Teddy Sheringham and Eidur Gudjohnsen and provide the opportunity for children to learn from the best. Our players are supported by an incredible team of UEFA licensed coaches, all of whom come from renowned English Premier League clubs.
Our courses are open to children of all abilities, aged 5-15 and provide a week's worth of football coaching, consisting of approximately two hours of daily football activity. Each child that enrols on our courses is provided with a full kit including; a shirt, shorts and socks, as well as a signed certificate and medal on completion of the week's course.
MEET THE COACHING TEAM
Sam is an ex Chelsea FC coach where he worked with the boys and girls academy. He is our technical expert and currently holds his UEFA B license and Youth Module 2 coaching badges. Over the last decade he has delivered international soccer camps for some of football's leading clubs such as Chelsea, Arsenal and the New York Redbulls.
Joe currently works with England Ladies U16 and Chelsea FC's boys U7 and girls academy U16. Over the past 5 years, Joe has worked overseas with Chelsea at numerous locations within Europe, educating football to international players from academy clubs. Joe currently holds a UEFA B Licence and FA youth module 2 and FA Futsal Level 1 badges.
Joe is currently an academy coach at Crystal Palace and formerly head coach of the Daniel Sturridge academy. Over the past decade Joe has coached across all levels across the UK, the US and Asia and currently holds the UEFA B License as well as his full youth award. He was also awarded a place on the FA Advanced Youth Award last season.
David currently works for Arsenal at the team's advanced goalkeeper development centres and is also Head of Football at Trinity School. David currently holds the UEFA B licence and FA youth module 3 and has coached at a number of proffessional football clubs such as Crystal Palace, Fulham, Chelsea and Chicago Fire.