15 – 20 July 2019
National sports academy “Vasil Levski”, Sofia
Football X is a specialized football camp whose mission is to provide the best young players in Bulgaria the highest quality training that will contributes to their professional and personal development.
Our VISION is through some of the best professionals in Europe and in the country to give new knowledge and skills to the participants.
Practical activities will focus on the technical, tactical and physical aspects of the game, while the theoretical – on the psychology and behavior of the players, motivation, individual work, nutrition and innovation.
In order to maximize the quality of the training sessions, the participants in the first ever performance football camp in Bulgaria will be limited to NO MORE THAN 80 CHILDREN that will be distributed by age groups. Every participant in Football X willing to acquire new practical and theoretical knowledge and to improve his performance on the pitch must be between 10 and 17 years of age and have spent at least three years at a licensed football academy in the country or abroad.
The first edition of Football X will be held from 15 to 20 July 2019 in Sofia, at the complex of the National Sports Academy “Vasil Levski”.
For the practical activities will be use the official field of the Academy, which has excellent natural grass cover. The theoretical part and lectures will take place in the halls of the academy.
Two of the participants who performed best and made the most impression on Football X will have the opportunity to spend a few days at the academy of Bayer Leverkusen where they can train with their peers, compare their level and feel the atmosphere and the high professionalism in Germany.
Among the guests during the training in the professional football camp will be scouts and agents who will watch the performances of all participants.
Peter Schreiner, who has over 25 years of experience in football, is a former coach of senior youth players, coordinator and responsible for the development of the Schalke 04 academy. Under the leadership of the prominent German specialist, over the years were some of the greatest talents of the Bundesmaa – Mesut Ozil, Leroy Sane, Manuel Neuer, Julian Draxler, Benedikt Howedes and many more. Peter Schreiner is the author of a number of football-based books, as well as a participant in numerous of seminars around the world. Last spring, the German impressed Bulgarian coaches with his theoretical and practical knowledge during the International Coaching Seminar in Sofia.
Nikolay Iliev, a graduate sports scientist at the Deutsche Sporthochschule in Cologne, holds a UEFA “A” license issued by the famous Cologne coaching school. In his career, the Bulgarian specialist worked for five years at Bayer’s football school in Leverkusen, two years in the Deutsches Fussball Internat (DFI), and three as assistant coach in the second team of Duisburg. At present, Iliev is an assistant in the men’s team of Schwarz-Weiss Essen. With his experience and knowledge accumulated over the years on the fields in Germany, the Bulgarian supports the education and development of football coaches in China.
5 THEORETICAL LECTURES held by proven specialists
SPECIALIZED TESTS with which each participant will be able to compare his performance with those of his peers in Germany
Football X will also offer a completely new and different experience for the participants – “Master classes”. Some of the best football players in Bulgaria, as well as legends from the recent past, will reveal the secrets of the game and the key to success, and will inspire everyone with their moments of experience and achievements.
Do you really think you are one of the best? Football X – challenge yourself!