Paris Saint-Germain Academies open in Senegal with over 400 players!
The ICEF Africa Campus officially opened with the launch of the Paris Saint-Germain Academy Senegal and the Paris Saint-Germain Academy Pro Africa.
Both programs welcomed players this month to begin the 2021/2022 season.
The Paris Saint-Germain Academy Senegal becomes the newest Academy in the global PSG Academy community. More than 400 players have started their season between the two Academy locations: Saly and Diamniadio.
On the other hand, Paris Saint-Germain Academy Pro, launched in partnership with the International Center of European Football, focuses on providing elite African and international players the professional environment and training regimen needed to accelerate their development and reach the professional level.
For the inaugural event, both academies received a special visit from Paris from Benjamin Houri, Technical Advisor of Paris Saint-Germain Academy. Benjamin spent a total of 10 days teaching and lecturing the coaching staff on how to best implement the latest Paris Saint-Germain training methodology and playing philosophy. He also conducted high intensity training sessions with the players, giving them expert advice for a successful season.