Liverpool Football Club (LFC) International Football Academy – DSK Shivajians is all set to start its scouting campaign in Delhi to identify promising young football talent. Coaches from LFC will be in attendance at the Ambedkar Stadium on 19th and 20th April 2014.
The shortlisted players will then participate in a final round which will be held in Pune to form the first batch of students to be trained at the Academy.
This first edition of multi-city scouting is aimed at short-listing the best players to form two groups of Under-17 (Born on or between 31st May 1998 and 1st June 1999) and Under-19 (Born on or between 31st May 1996 and 1st June 1997) who will be developed at the Academy.
Enthusiastic footballers can register online – www.lfc-dskacademy.co.in.
Date: 19th and 20th April 2014
Venue: Ambedkar Stadium, Daryaganj, New Delhi
About Liverpool Football Club International Football Academy – DSK Shivajians
DSK Shivajians FC has joined hands with LFC International Football Academy to form India’s first International Club Residential Academy named LFC International Football Academy – DSK Shivajians. This collaborative initiative has been envisioned to create a unique platform ensuring the development and promotion of the sport in India. The ground breaking partnership is primarily focused on providing budding football stars across the country, with the best guidance under qualified coaches from LFC.
The best-in-class amenities at the Academy include a state-of-the-art gymnasium, swimming pool, games room, lecture theatre and medical facilities. It will be fully staffed with coaches (including two full-time LFC coaches), physiotherapists, nutritionists and kit men. The Academy also boasts two football pitches, one of which is artificial 4G allowing players to continue their training in extreme weather conditions, while the other is a natural turf. The accommodation facilities are second to none, with a room provided for each player along with all other necessary amenities including food and laundry services. The DSK Group has left no stone unturned to make this Academy a world class initiative.