Getafe vs Valencia CF

Jan, 22 / 21:30 Matchday 8

Actualidad del Valencia C.F.
March, 22 2018

French football training centres look into VCF Academy working methodology

The VCF Academy is at the forefront in European football earning national and international recognition. On accordance of the Elite Round Finland U19 Euro qualifying stage in Benidorm, around 40 French Football Federation Training Centres representatives from Ligue 1 and Ligue 2 paid a visit to VCF Paterna Training Ground in order to look into the working and training methodology with the youngsters who are part of the VCF youth ranks.

Following the reception the 36 representatives visited the facilities, building and training pitches both plastic and natural and then they moved on to the video room where they were given a talk by VCF Academy director Luis Vicente Mateo and head of analysis and methodology, Antonio Hernández.

In the afternoon they enjoyed a chat with VCF u 16's A head coach Miguel Ángel Ferrer ‘Mista’ about the importance at the helm of an important side the French Federation let us know that they were going to visit us three months ago and these kinds of visits are really fruitful because we share knowledge in terms of how to run a football training centres, said Vicente Mateo.

Claude Giuntini,; Paul Hervé Douillard, head of services of the French Football Federation; Marie Heléne Patry, representative of the Ligue 1 clubs; Philippe Diallo, representative of the Ligue 2 clubs; Richard Jezierski, vice president of the players' union; Emilie Marcheval, legal director of the League and Gilles Bourges, representative of the trainers union. In addition, representatives of the following French clubs also met: Stade Brestois, Chamois Niortais, AC Ajaccio, Stade de Reims, Girondins de Bordeaux, Valenciennes FC, SCO Angers, ES Troyes AC, FC Tours, Olympique de Marseille, Stade Rennais , AJ Auxerre, Stade Malherbe of Caen, Dijon FCO, Lille OSC, Amiens SC, In Avant de Guingamp, FC Nantes, La Berrichonne de Chateauroux, AS Saint Etienne, AS Nancy Lorraine, FC Sochaux Montbeliard, RC Strasbourg, Le Havre AC, FC Lorient, Nimes Olympique, RC Lens, Stade Lavallois, FC Metz, Paris Saint Germain, AS Monaco, Montpellier SC, Olympique Lyon, OGC Nice, Clermont Foot and Toulouse FC, visited VCF Paterna Traing Ground.