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Today Date : Thursday, May 26, 2022

21 players selected by Football Plus Soccer Academy for training in Spain

21 players selected by Football Plus Soccer Academy for training in Spain

Twenty one players trained by  Football Plus a professional soccer academy, Chennai, are travelling to Spain in the month of May and 14 players will travel in the month of June for a one-month high intensity football training with the club CF Fuenlabrada, a 2nd division La Liga club in Spain. 


Through this program the players get to train with top quality clubs and players for a duration of one month, 3 months and 1 year. One the players R.Rahul Kannan from a humble orgins in a slum in Chintadripet is among the top 5 and his entire travel to Spain is sponsored by Mr. Udhayanidhi Stalin, MLA. There is alos a female player from the Musilm community who has been training at Football plus for the last one year.David Anand, Coach & Founder, Football Plus, said the focus and motive of the program is to create a pathway for Indian players to get exposed to International Football and to create a long-term strategy for them to get into ISL and I- League clubs.