Academy Madrid

Academy Madrid

Experience the passion of LALIGA from within

Discover our football academy

LALIGA's international academy in Spain offers an educational and sporting experience unmatched the world over.

Who is it for?

Level: Medium - High




What is LALIGA Academy?

What does the LALIGA Academy include?

The boys and girls of LALIGA Academy will train using the most innovative methods and resources in modern football in one of the best football academies in Spain.
Academic programme
Sporting programme
Services included

American Academic Program

Middle&High School (7-12 grades) at the ESC International School within the same facility.
Courses to prepare for American university with SAT exams.
College applications advisory.
Academic psychology and pedagogy service.

International Baccalaureate Diploma Program (IBDP)

International Baccalaurate program in English at Ágora Internation School 500m from the ESC complex.
Preparation for american and european universities.
College applications advisory.
Academic psychology, pedagogy and councilor service.

Language academy

Intensive English tutoring courses.
Spanish and other language classes.
Spanish culture.

The LALIGA Academy is divided into two levels

Development level

Basic football experience.
Training adapted to age and skill level.
Work on the technical, tactical and physical abilities required to improve and take the stup up to the next level.

Advanced level

With football experience competing in clubs and/or academies.
Perfection of specific abilities and skills.
Correction and reinforcement of areas for improvement through the LALIGA methodology.

The LALIGA Academy pathway

Opportunities, Scholarships and
Dual Career

The student-athletes of our football academy will have the opportunity to apply for scholarships for college at some of the best universities in Europe and the United States. They will have the opportunity to continue fulfilling their dream of playing football while combining it with their college studies. In addition, they will have the support of the professionals of LALIGA Academy, who will always try to find the best balance between studies and sport.

¿What does a day at LALIGA Academy look like?

Philosophy and values of our academy

Our objective

Through our professional football academy in Spain, LALIGA Academy aims to promote the culture of Spanish football and the transmission of the know-how of LALIGA's own methodology

Our mission

To bring the knowledge generated over the years by the best professionals of LALIGA de Fútbol Profesional Española to young people from all countries and continents of the world who visit our professional football academy in Spain

Application and admissions

To enter our football academy, student-athletes must go through an admission process by LALIGA. Pursue your dream and become part of our professional soccer academy in Spain

STEP 1. Contact the admission department

Fill in the online form, or send an email showing your interest in being part of the process to:


or call us at:

+34 680652173

SETP 2. Interview

A telematic interview will be arranged with the candidates and their families to get to know them better, and hear about their experience, expectations and their interest. In the interview, information about his sports and academic CV will be requested.

STEP 3. Submit documents

Some documents will be requested from the candidate in order to move forward with the Admission process:

  • Full videos of games (real game situations) and highlights.
  • Sports CV.
  • Transcripts from school.

STEP 4. Candidates’ assessment

Analysis of the candidate's sporting profile by LALIGA technical directors, and academical and personal by the pedagogical team of the ESC International School.

STEP 5. Admission

An acceptance letter will be sent to the candidate, informing about the next steps and the payments.


A state-of-the-art facility, which is unique in the world and includes football fields, residence, international school and different common areas for the players.


Common areas


Sports facilities

LALIGA methodology

It consists of a structured LALIGA Academy football training process which is adapted to each stage in the player's evolving development


Tactical and cognitive


Technical and coordination


Physical and fitness


Psychological and socio-affective

Enrol in this programme

Send us an email with everything you need to know and we will contact you as soon as possible.

Contact person

* The contact person must be an adult 18 years or older.

You will receive a call within 48 hours. If it takes longer, do not hesitate to contact us again. Telephone hours are from Monday to Friday from 10:00 to 18:00 CET


LALIGA's Basic Information on Data Protection

LALIGA Group International, S.L. ("LALIGA") with Tax ID B-05421805 is the data controller with registered offices at Calle Torrelaguna 60, 28043, Madrid.

What will we use your data for? We will process the data provided through the form for the purpose of send you additional information about the activities published on the platform and, where applicable, manage the registration and inscription of the player in the activities. In addition, if you give us your consent, we will process your data to:

  • Send commercial communications to the father/mother/legal guardians about activities (campus, academies, programs, etc.) organised by LALIGA within LALIGA Academy.

In this regard, we inform you that, in order to carry out the aforementioned purposes, your personal data will be transferred outside the European Economic Area to countries that do not guarantee an equivalent level of protection to that of the European Union.

Finally, we inform you that we will process your data in aggregated form to compile internal reports based on LALIGA's legitimate interest in improving its communication campaigns.

What are my rights? You can exercise your rights of access, rectification, erasure, objection, limitation of processing and portability by sending an email to lopd@laliga.es

At any time, you can consult our Privacy Policy to obtain more information about the processing of your data.

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Enrol in one of our programs in Spain

We currently have three programmes in Spain which vary based on their level of competition, objective and duration.


Annual high-performance programme. For boys and girls aged between 14 - 18 years with a high proficiency level and experience in clubs, academies and professional or semi-professional youth teams.

Camps Madrid

Camps Madrid

Short- and medium-duration international camps where you can experience LALIGA from within through sporting, educational and cultural activities.

Any questions?

This is a collection of the most frequently asked questions.

We help you find the answers.

What kind of players is the LALIGA Academy looking for?

The programme is aimed at student players who are passionate about football and wish to perfect their abilities and ball skills under the LALIGA methodology. With training adapted to each age group and skill level, the LALIGA Academy guarantees the best way to combine studies with practising football, while experiencing the passion of LALIGA from within.

Is the football academy open to all levels?

The LALIGA Academy is open to all levels. Subsequently, there will be a division into homogeneous levels to ensure the groups function better.

How often do the players compete?

The LALIGA Academy players compete in a guaranteed minimum of two matches a month against LALIGA club academies and other teams. They also take part in national and international tournaments.

Can we help you? Contact us

Send us an email with everything you need to know and we will contact you.

Do you want to join LALIGA Academy?