Liverpool FC International Football Academy – DSK Shivajians inaugurated

So the party started when the Liverpool FC legend Jamie Carragher visited to inaugurate the Academy. Mr. Shirish Kulkarni(president of Liverpool FC International Football Academy) welcomed and felicitated the legend. A lot of preparation was done before the inauguration of the Academy.

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Liverpool FC International Football Academy

The Academy had done nationwide scouting camp which was held in six cities. Out of total 2,500 participants 64 best players are selected for the first intake of the Academy for under-17 and under-19 age groups.

This is a unique partnership between the Liverpool FC and DSK Shivajians FC. So it’s a first of its kind international club in India. The academy is located at the DSK International Campus at Loni. The academy has a football focused infrastructure development.

The Academy has 2 full size pitches. One with a 4G synthetic synthetic turf and one with natural grass. The facilities include the practice areas, lecture theatre, classrooms, changing rooms, gym, canteen, convenience store and entertainment facilities. The academy also has a residential complex with 840 air conditioned rooms fully furnished rooms.

The academy is officially open and will start the training programmes this month. We hope that Football will have more recognition in India.

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