To emphasize its position as a leading actor in youth football development, the ICEF is a part of Strive Football Group and its global network of professional academies, clubs, and partners. Therefore, the ICEF players are granted exclusive access to rare opportunities and receive international exposure to succeed at the professional and collegiate levels of football.
Strive Football Group, the ICEF’s parent company, owns and operates three professional football clubs in Europe and the U.S.
High performing ICEF residents will benefit from direct access, training, and participation in trials to join Strive Football Group’s owned professional clubs.
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Throughout the season, our players are propelled to reach their full potential and benefit from the ICEF global football network of professional owned and partnered clubs. This puts them in a premium position to receive international exposure, with opportunities to join highly ranked European teams and play in the best leagues around the world.
Such a network of partnerships allows for the ICEF players to participate in highly competitive games and tournaments against the best professional clubs in the region, and the country. Moreover, standout performers are invited to tryout and integrate training centers of the ICEF’s professional partner clubs.
The International Center of European Football is accredited by several official competitive football institutions such as Ligue 1, the French, Swiss and Italian Football Federations. Players also participate in major football tournaments including MIC Football.
As the official European football institution, ICEF is recognized by world leading actors in sports and football such as Monaco Sport Academy, the West Asian Football Federation, AFDP Global and Paris Saint-Germain Academy. Through these institutional partnerships, student-athletes are granted exclusive and valuable experiences.