The most valuable part of the academy are the professionals on whom we rely. They work with the players daily to teach them and motivate them to reach their goals.

General Training Director

Óscar Garro

  • Director of development categories and Deportivo Alavés SAD Elite International Academy
  • UEFA Pro licensed trainer
  • Head of Academy – Deportivo Alavés
  • Project Coordinator – Aspire Academy (Qatar)
  • Head of Academy – Al sadd SC (Qatar)
  • Head of Academy – Karpaty lviv (Ukraine)
  • Head of Academy – Ministry of Eastern Kazakhstan
  • Director of training department – Royal Spanish Football Federation

Methodology Director

Francisco Pérez

  • Director of international methodology of the academy
  • UEFA Pro licensed trainer
  • PhD in Sports Science
  • Director of methodology – Deportivo Alavés
  • Assistant coach of first team/Head of Academy- Delhi Dynamos (India)
  • Technical supervisor – Al saad SC (Qatar)
  • Academy coach- TSF academy (EEUU)
  • Teacher – Royal Spanish Football Federation

Programme Director

Javier Cabrera

  • UEFA Pro Licensed trainer
  • Deportivo Alavés – Academy Coach
  • Technical Director – LaLiga Football Schools (India)
  • Barça Academy – Academy Coach (Virginia, USA)
  • Technical Director – NRL Football Academy (India)
  • Academy Technical Director – Sporting Clube de Goa (India)
  • Assistant Coach First Team – Sporting Clube de Goa (India)
  • CF Rayo Majadahonda – Academy Coach
  • Football Analyst – OPTA Sports

Conditional Area Director

Santiago Gómez

  • Director of training area and personal trainer at Active Recovery
  • Assistant coach and Physical trainer, CF Vilanovense
  • Technical Director at Arbelecos Sport and Health center
  • Technical Director at Be One Sports center, Madrid
  • Professor in Coach Certifications. Lectures: Methology, High Performance training and High Performance Nutrition
  • Master’s degree in Football physical condition coach (RFEF and UCLM)