TFA SQUAD 2018/19


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The Football Academy was formed to provide the opportunities for youth elite soccer players to train and compete in Dubai and internationally. Our mission is to develop soccer skills, as well as maintain an environment that embodies the core values of integrity, leadership, perseverance, respect and teamwork while enhancing self-esteem, promoting self-confidence and cultivating a life long passion for the beautiful game of soccer. While our teams strive to compete at the highest levels of competition, TFA is fully committed to player development. We believe that a commitment to player development establishes a solid technical and mental foundation for which to continue building upon at TFA and beyond. We intend to accomplish the mission with experienced coaching staff that represent the most effective and comprehensive club soccer program in Dubai.

Our Coaches

TFA is one of the best football academy in Dubai. TFA provides the best football coaching in Dubai through its team of professional FA & UEFA qualified soccer coaches. The Football Academy (TFA) started in 2016 and has the best football training centre in Dubai. TFA provides football training to Under-14 Boys, Under-16 Boys & Under-18 Boys and Under-18 Girls.


Head Coach

ALI EL JISHI is in his third year running The Football Academy, successfully winning the Dubai Sport Council U18's League in 2017. Read more

Coach Fouad

Senior Coach - U16

Coach Fouad Fouad has been playing football from an young age as a Goalkeeper in France, competing at high level. Few injuries and his newly discovered passion for training have made him decide to start a career in coaching at the age of 15 Read more

Coach Alireza

Head of youth development
Coach U14s

Coach Alireza started playing football at a very young age in Iran for academies like Esteghlal and Rah Ahan, prominent clubs in Asia. At the age of 17, he moved to London UK to study and that was where he found his passion for coaching.Read more

Coach Victor

Coach - U10

Coach Victor has been playing football since he was child and played as senior for some local clubs until he was 18. At his age he started his graduation in Physical Education in Brazil. Meanwhile he acted in many different fields, as a swimming instructor, personal trainer, functional training coach and finally as football coach for young children. Read more

Coach Ahmed

Coach U8's team

Coach Ahmed Ahmed has been playing football from an young age starting as a striker in Egypt where he had the opportunity to play for many different clubs. At the age of 12 he joined Tanta club and later on moved to Arab Contractors where he won the "best scorer" title for Two consecutive years. Read more

Coach Prince

U 6 coach

My name is Prince and I am a passionate about football. I started playing atthe tender age of 6. Even though I studied and graduated in Business Marketing from the University of St LaSalle in Philippines I decided topursue a career in football and started playing for one of the largest clubsin the province of Cebu. My father being one of the club coached certainly helped as he encouraged me to play and improve on daily basis Read more