The Bhaichung Bhutia Football Schools, India’s largest football training program, is launching its first football residential academy – BBFS Residential Academy at Vedas International School in Greater Gurgaon (Sohna), Haryana, India. The trials for the academy will be conducted by Hao Soccer Society in Manipur.
Details of the trials are as follows
Eligibility – Born between January 1, 2003 and December 31, 2007
Date – March 23/24, 2018 (Friday and Saturday)
Time – 10am to 1pm
Venue – Artificial turf ground, Khurai (near Main Stadium), Khuman Lampak, Imphal, Manipur
The purpose of the trials is to scout the best talent who would get a chance to join the upcoming residential academy. A team of coaches from BBFS and members of Hao Soccer Society will conduct the trials for interested students aged between 11 and 15 years (who are currently studying in class 5 to class 8 and are seeking admissions in class 6 to class 9).
Through this residential setup, Bhaichung Bhutia Football Schools intends to create an environment which would help the academy students get the right tools and education to perform at the highest level of footballing competition in India and a platform towards achieving their goal of becoming a professional footballer player with the premier football clubs of India (ISL and I-league clubs) and abroad. The residential academy will also ensure these academy players receive quality education and academics training to ensure they can appear for higher studies post graduating from the academy.
Some of the primary facilities which BBFS Residential Academy will offer in the first year are 2 full size natural turfs, in-house CBSE schooling for students, additional private tutoring, separate accommodation for academy students, fully equipped gym, mess, recreation zone, etc.
Documents required (to be submitted on the day of trials)
1. Copy of date of birth certificate
2. Copy of address proof (Passport/ Aadhaar card/ School ID card)
3. One passport size photograph
BBFS Residential Academy will offer limited seats in the U-13 and U-15 age groups. The trials being conducted in Imphal is also to invite the most talented players in the region to try for a partial or full scholarship at the academy offering scholarships worth over 40lks in total.
Forms available at A) Central Arcade, New Checkon (opposite SBI ATM), Imphal; B) Shine Travels, Chingmeirong, Imphal.
Interested students can also register by visiting www.bbfs.in/academy
Contact +91-8587871397 / +91-9089341125 for further information.