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I would just like to say a massive thank you to everybody involved with Football Escapes. A special mention needs to go to the coaches who made the camp what it was. They were brilliant with the kids and the way the kids listened, responded and interacted with them, said it all. The quality of the coaching was also second-to-none and the progression of the children was there for all to see.

As a parent the main thing was knowing that Kai was safe, but the set-up and the professionalism of all involved was very reassuring and put your mind at ease from day one. The best thing of all was going to pick Kai up every day and seeing how happy he was. We’re already looking forward to next year. Thank you Football Escapes!
— Coleen Rooney, mother of Kai (aged 7)

We have been to many hotels that organise ‘football training around the world, including Chelsea Football at Forte Village and Barcelona coaching at Sani beach, although this time the quality and interaction with the boys was amazing.

Somehow Football Escapes have eroded the arms-length approach as football stars and embraced the kids. They have then relaxed and got the best out of the well-organised coaching.
— Leigh Mann, father of Kieran and Oliver (aged 12 and 8)

Football Escapes has opened doors for Molly and she’s loving every minute! 

We discovered Football Escapes whilst on holiday in Dubai Easter 2017. We enrolled our daughter in the first week of the course where she was lucky enough to be coached by Rio Ferdinand, Bobby Zamora and four other talented coaches. The course became the highlight of the holiday so much so we decided to extend our stay to enable our daughter to participate in the second week of the course. We loved it so much we went back for the October half-term course.

Every single one of the children were smiling ear to ear at the end of each day and they came away with knowledge, discipline and understanding of the game. To top it off one of the coaches, Joe Butler, asked our daughter if she would go to the Chelsea development centre to trial for the academy. This was a dream come true for her... she was successful and has been playing there for the last nine months!
— Nicola Smith, Mother of Molly (aged 12)

“Well done Football Escapes, William attended the camp at The Campus and had a blast, and its tough to please a 14 year old ! He has attended camps in the US and elsewhere and rated his week with you the best ever, the whole week was really well organised with plenty of info for the parents and the setting was absolutely fantastic - impossible to fault the facilities at The Campus. The coaches did a great job and it was wonderful to see the professionals get so involved with the children. All round well worth the money and a great experience.”
— Kevin Gollop, Father of William (Aged 14)
Oliver had a truly amazing time and has had the time of his life. I was highly impressed with how well organized it was and the way that the coaches interacted with all of the children. I particularly liked that the coaches made sure they spoke to and gave Oliver a high five every morning when he signed in. We have been so impressed with the level of coaching, passion and commitment that you all put into it, especially in this heat! Best wishes and thanks so much, it’s really made our holiday.
— Sharon Poole, mother of Oliver (aged 9)

Ronnie had an absolutely fantastic time and all of your coaches should be commended on a great weeks’ coaching for the kids. Thank you so much for a truly amazing time. All the children had a great time and I honestly think that the parents that watched had an equally good time seeing the kids enjoy themselves so much and joining in with the constructive banter.
— Steve Packham, father of Ronnie (aged 10)

We’d all like to thank you for the professionalism of every coach and also the amiable manner in which you engaged with the players as well as parents. We liked also the ‘extra mile’ in re-iterating hydration and sun cream, on and off the pitch, great touch! Elan absolutely loved it. Elan has come on leaps and bounds in confidence in his game as a result of last week, specifically in heading, tackling and spatial awareness and movement off the ball.
— Mark Lennox, father of Elan (aged 8)

We would like to thank the whole Football Escapes team in the name of all parents and children, especially Elsi and Deni. It a was an unforgettable experience during the games and training. We will be missing these moments, especially the children, as they continue on discussing these events. It will be one of the main reasons to remember this trip.

You were more than friendly and entertaining and we are grateful for your company during our trip. Best wishes and kind regards from Konoplev family.
— Victoria Konoplev, mother of Elsi and Deni (aged 11 and 13)

We have just got back from Portugal after a brilliant week with football escapes, it was actually our 3rd time rossi has enjoyed each one for all different reasons, the training is different each day and u can tell a lot of planning as gone into each day, this time in Portugal was especially different as there was lots of different coaches with different skills to show,including Jamie Knight who was amazing! And a really nice guy who I found took time out to get to no the children especially rossi,the girls was great too.and as always Rio and bobby was as good as ever, and Sam and Joe who rossi now thinks are his mates, and Rocket was great with the kids too, thanks to all of u and we will be seeing u all in August thanks again!
— Nicola Costello, Mother of Rossi (aged 7)