generation adidas international is proud to offer you an exclusive soccer experience in Spain through its partnership with the Real Madrid Foundation and Valencia C.F. This experience takes place at Real Madrid City’s state of the art training facilities first, and provides an inside look at the daily life of an Academy player. This is an exclusive chance to live “fútbol” in one of the worldʼs most passionate soccer countries!
In this first half of the trip you will train with qualified and experienced Real Madrid Foundation coaches, selected by the Real Madrid C.F. Academy director. In addition, during your stay you will have the unique opportunity to tour the inside of Real Madrid C.F.’s Santiago Bernabeu Stadium and its museum for a look back through soccer history, as well as to visit the official Real Madrid C.F. adidas megastore.
Real Madrid C.F., or ‘Los Blancos’ as they are affectionately called by Madridistas, was founded in 1902. One of the most successful clubs in history, Real Madrid C.F. has won 33 La Liga titles and a record 12 UEFA Champions League titles. The club is famous for both its rich tradition and also its talented roster, including names like Gareth Bale, Cristiano Ronaldo, and Toni Kroos.
The Real Madrid Foundation is the instrument by which Real Madrid is present in society and develops its social and cultural awareness programs. Its main objective is to promote, both in Spain as well as abroad, the values inherent in sport.
For the second half, you will have the opportunity to combine soccer, culture, and fun in one of Spain’s most spectacular coastal cities – Valencia. Valencia C.F. has been best known in recent years for its youth development philosophy and Academy, having produced players like David Silva, Isco, Jordi Alba and Juan Bernat.
Training with qualified and experienced Valencia C.F. Academy coaches, you will further develop your understanding of Spanish technical and tactical skills. You will train with the same methodologies learned by the greats. Then, your club will have another opportunity to compete against a top local Spanish team, putting into practice what you learned with your Real Madrid Foundation and Valencia C.F. Academy coaches.
You will also have the opportunity to tour the Valencia C.F. Mestalla Stadium and museum. Pair these great soccer experiences with Valencia’s beautiful sunsets, beaches and traditional paella, and you will have an unforgettable experience!
Valencia C.F. has won 6 La Liga titles, 7 Copa del Reys and 1 UEFA Cup in its history. It is the third most supported team in Spain behind Real Madrid C.F. and F.C. Barcelona, placing it among the country’s top three most popular clubs.
Roundtrip airfare is not included, but will be sourced for the group.
Having the girls meeting the Real Madrid players was an unforgettable experience for them. Also training and staying at the top class facilities of the City of Futbol gave us the opportunity to really prepare for the seasonMatt Yelton
On behalf of our son Hernan (Nanu) we would like to express our gratitude to you, because you went above and beyond when hurricane Irene caused the cancelation of the flights, keeping our kids from coming back home on time.Laura Romer and Pablo Gelaf