Exchange Program

Athletic Center offers an amazing and interesting soccer experience in Brazil. These programs are recommended for players and teams, ages 11-19. In this program, an individual player or team travels to Brazil to practice and train with Brazilian players under the direction of professional soccer coaches.

Players and teams in the Intensive Training programs participate in one of the club’s daily training including technical, physical, tactical, and functional training. Players have training sessions twice a day with periods of rest and recreation activities. Players will also have the opportunity to watch professional and youth team games.

Individual and Group Training Programs package includes:

• Accommodation on private rooms(4 to 6 persons maximum) with toilets, showers and ventilators, cable TV and points for internet(if you bring your laptop or loading at Athletic Center.
• Observation of matches of professional teams in the Brazilian football pro league at Arena Corinthians and Maracanã Stadium and training session of professional teams.
• Training schedule including physical, technical and tactical trainings, besides, at least, 6 (six) friendly matches against Brazilian teams for groups which stay until 3 weeks and 1 game per week for long term players who stay for 1 year.
• Coaching staff at your disposal, composed by coach, physical coach, goalkeeper coach and masseur. Besides that, a translator will be with the group the whole period, turning better the communication between staff and player.
• 4 meals per day with variety of menu, self service system, made by nutritionists.
• Lecture room with cable TV, internet access, video presentation about Brazilian football.
• Laundry system for training and game uniforms, including personal clothes.
• Special bus since the arrival at the airport, ground transportation, until the return.
• Sightseeing at tourist points and shopping centers.
• Medical assistance during the training camp.

Individual and Group Training Programs package not Included

• Airfare to Sao Paulo, Brazil

Boys and Girls – Ages 14-17 years old – Individual Players

Location: Poços de Caldas- Minas Gerais, Brazil

IPT Brazil Cost – Includes accommodations, meals, local transportation, training, games against youth teams from Brazil, and touristic activities $2,200.00 per player for 4 weeks program ($550.00 per week)