The Academy program is structured to ensure that every coach plays a close role in each player’s development and the training sessions encourage a high degree of participation. As a result, each team is composed of a maximum of 12 players. Following the FC Barcelona methodology, the Barça Academy Brisbane employs the same training methods used by the youth teams at the Club, which consist of a group of progressive and interrelated exercises, adapted to each training level or stage.
2019 SEASON DATES:
Pre Season (10 weeks): 29th January – 05th April
Winter Season (19 weeks): 29th April – 20th September
Summer Season (10 weeks): 08th October – 13th December
James Drysdale Reserve:
Mondays & Wednesdays, 6:00 pm- 7:30 pm
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 6:00 pm- 7:30 pm
Eagles Sports Complex:
Mondays & Thursdays, 5:30 pm- 7:00 pm
Internal Competition (Sundays afternoon)
Eligible for Selection Team, National & International Tournaments
1 Coach / 12 Players
The technical development aspect of this program has been designed to teach the technical principles of the game. Players will familiarise themselves with these basics in order to obtain a technical background on which they can further develop their control and precision on the ball.
The tactical development aspect of this program will introduce the players to the basic tactical roles and positions inherent in the FC Barcelona Methodology. Players will gain a fundamental understanding of team strategies and movements that will further enhance their teamwork skills.