Dreaming of a career as a successful international footballer, but don’t know how to turn your dream into reality? The MSM Football Academy in Prague has developed this course precisely for such ambitious students: throughout the year you will train hard with professionals, take part in friendly matches and tournaments (more than 70 games a year) and learn foreign languages. Football Academy in Prague is a great opportunity to be seen by representatives of the best European clubs and get a chance to become their player.
One-Year MSM International Football Academy in Prague
About the Academy
MSM International Football Academy in Prague cooperates with the leading clubs in Prague and the Czech Republic: Sparta, Slavia, Bohemians, Victoria, Meteor, Aritma. At the moment, our partners are also the Football Federations of the Czech Republic, Moscow and Kiev, the sports giant NIKE and one of the most famous and widespread network of fitness clubs in the Czech Republic – Explore Fitness. Representatives of various Football Clubs attend training sessions and friendly matches of our students, looking for future players for their teams. The MSM Football Academy in Prague conducts its training on natural and artificial turf fields, under the guidance of experienced coaches.
Get the detailed course program
Winter semester 15.9 – 18.12 (14 weeks):
22-26 hours of language lessons per week
Summer semester 11.1 – 7.6 (21 weeks):
22-26 hours of language lessons per week
Study hours plan
One-Year MSM Football Academy + English
|Duration of the course||15.09 – 31.08|
|Total hours||620 hours|
|English or Czech language||560 hours|
|Trainings||4-5 times a week|
|Pick up, transfer||+|
|Czech sim card||+|
|The cultural program||+|
After completing the course, the student takes an exam and receives a certificate.
Sports Academy Director is Vyacheslav Zakhovailo – licensed trainer of PRO category. During his football career, Vyacheslav played for such clubs as FC Hemlon, Humenne (Czechoslovakia), FC VSJ Košice (Czech Republic), FC Artmedia Petrzalka Bratislava (Slovakia), Slovan Bratislava (Slovakia), SKA KIEV school of youth. Becoming a coach, Vyacheslav Zakhovailo engaged in the professional advancement of many teams of the Czech Republic and Ukraine.
The other coaches:
From 1990, for 7 years he was a player of the first “big” football club of the Czech Republic – Sparta Prague. During that time, he played in 177 matches and scored 27 goals, took part in the semi-finals of the European Champions Cup and the quarter-finals of the Cup winners ‘ Cup, and was the national champion from 1991 to 1997. After 1996, he signed a contract with German Bayer, and finished his career with Semice and Dukla (Prague). Participated in matches of the Champions League, the UEFA Cup and the Cup winners ‘ Cup. Currently, he is an employee of the Sparta Academy in Prague.
Vladislav is a graduate of the One-Year MSM International Football Academy. From 2004 to 2015, he played for FC Ilyichevets (modern FC Mariupol) (Ukraine), where after the summer Academy MSM won a grant and entered our one-year program. In 2017-2018, he already played for Aritma Prague, then received a coaching license (category B) and began teaching at the Academy. Under his leadership, the team of our students took first place in the 2018-2019 championship.
The famous Czech footballer was the captain of the women’s national team and is currently the head coach of the youth women’s team at FC Sparta in Prague. Many successful current Czech football players graduated under her leadership. Pani Ganyakova regularly participates in various professional conferences and workshops throughout Europe and the world. In 2014, Eva received the Vaclav Jira doctor of science award for her contribution to the development of Czech football.
International Football Academy MSM in Prague
Choosing the program of the MSM International Football Academy in Prague, you not only provide yourself with intensive daily training, but also a quality educational program with the study of English. Successful graduation from our academy in Europe opens the doors of both leading local clubs and universities, upon passing all the necessary exams.
In order to study free of charge at the State University of the Czech Republic, you will need knowledge of the Czech language, and higher education on English programs will be several times more accessible than in America, Canada and European countries.
Upon completion of all planned classes, you will pass internal exams and receive a certificate of proficiency in a foreign language.
Hourly program load:
- First language (Czech/English) – 560 hours of mandatory attendance
- Second language (English/Czech) – 60 hours of mandatory attendance
- Math – 40 hours of elective
- Training sessions are held 4-5 times a week.
At the end of the course, you will pass internal exams and receive a certificate.
General training coaches develop individual nutrition and exercise plans for each athlete. Special attention is paid to the tactical training of students, in addition to their increased sports activity. Participants of the one-year program will have the opportunity to participate in local tournaments and official matches of Czech football leagues.
By enrolling in our program, you will receive various consulting and organizational services and you will not have to deal with organization issues alone:
- Assistance with the collection and execution of all necessary documents (visas, translation of documents, proof of residence, insurance, certificate of study).
- Transfer for newly arrived students.
- Czech SIM card connection.
- Organization of accommodation for the entire period of study on the course (price about 300 euros per month).
- Registration with the police for foreigners in the first 3 days after arrival.
- Student travel card for 2 months for all public transport.
- Advice on admission to the selected university (collection of a package of documents, selection of a program, assistance with applying, nostrification).
- If necessary, accompany you to medical institutions (with valid insurance).
Also, the price includes sports equipment:
- Training kit
- Play set
- Soccer tracksuit
- Sports bag
The student will have to pay separately the entrance fee to the Czech Football Federation, this is necessary for the official registration of the player in the country.
Our cultural and entertainment program includes interesting excursions around Prague and the Czech Republic, possibly trips to neighboring countries and a variety of events. We organize:
- Welcome party for all students
- Excursions to the main sights of Prague
- Guided tours of museums or exhibitions
- Boat trip along the Vltava
- Visit to the famous and largest Zoo in Europe
- Visit to the Prague water park
- Attending a musical evening
- Farewell evening
- Attending sporting events
- Trips to other Czech cities: Karlovy Vary and Český Krumlov
You can also additionally buy trips to Germany and Austria.