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EduKick Italy programs are a complete package of international travel, Italian cultural exposure, Italian High School or language study & immersion, and professional football academy training.

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Your EduKick Italy Football & Education Program Includes:

  • Airport pick up/drop off and transfers.
  • Private supervised apartment or home stay accommodation.
  • Three (3) meals a day (Breakfast, lunch & Dinner).
  • Education: Italian or International High School, Italian Language classes at affiliated Italian Language Institute.
  • Five (5) morning football training sessions under the guidance of EduKick Italy Academy technical football staff.
  • Placement to a local based German football club team for two (2) or three (3) additional football training & weekend matches.
  • Supervised strength & conditioning offered in 6 week modules throughout course (two gym sessions per week).
  • All local transport between the residence & private school, football training and matches.
  • Full medical insurance.
  • 24/7 adult supervision, mentoring & welfare.

Weekly Competition

Our academy organizes almost every week friendly game against local, regional and national teams of Italy (with youth and adult team), with different levels of difficulty.


The friendly matches are for fun, to compete at good level, to test the ability of the players, but especially to see the level of improvement of the student.


Edukick Italy academy participants are inserted into charming apartments in the Italian Boarding school. The green areas of Perugia has a view of old town and the countryside. The apartments have their own garden where all students can relax, study or enjoy nature.


The apartments are 5 minutes walking distance from the city center and the main Building of the University. The apartments are 15 minutes by public bus from the training facilities and the bus stop is only 2 minute’s walk.

Get Personal Training From The Top Pro Clubs In Italy

EduKick is delighted to partner with “Insegnare Calcio” to ensure that participating players have “the Italian language & culture football experience of a lifetime!”


At EduKick, we believe that living, studying and training in a foreign country is an invaluable experience that a player will never forget and the benefits of such an experience will be embedded positively into that individual for the rest of his or her life.

The Beautiful Perugia Italy

The academy is located in Perugia; is the capital city of the region of Umbria in central Italy, crossed by the river Tiber. The city is also the capital of the province of Perugia. Perugia is located about 164 kilometers north of Rome, and 148 km south-east of Florence. It covers a high hilltop and part of the valleys around the area. The region of Umbria is bordered by Tuscany, Lazio and Marche.


Perugia is a modern and cosmopolitan city known all over the world because of its cultural events and the University for Foreigners. Perugia has a population of approximately 170,000 and the Universita per Stranieri hosts approximately 7,500 students. Perugia is the capital city of the region of Umbria in central Italy.

A One-Of-A-Kind Education & Football Training Experience

EduKick Italy offers young players a program designed to develop and improve their soccer skills and abilities through new methodology. Emphasis is placed on the development of technical skills through the proposal of various specialized exercises that allow the knowledge and understanding of the tactical tasks (both individually and collectively) of the soccer player within the various modern systems of play.

The History Of Italy’s Legendary A.S.D.Pontevalleceppi

A.S.D.Pontevalleceppi is a local club located Perugia and is the home training facility of EduKick Italy. The club was formed in 1965 and the site of the facilities has been developed over a number of years and can now boast a full size floodlight 4th generation turf field, grass training fields, goalkeeper training area, change rooms and club house. The club accommodates a full pyramid of play containing a senior team and youth academy with age groups U6 – U18.