Four FCBEscola managers are in Antalya to train Turkish children in FC Barcelona's training methodology.
In cooperation with FC Barcelona’s official partner AVEA – a Turkish telecommunications company – FCBEscola Avea Camp officially opened up this Thursday in Turkey. The city chosen to host the Campus is Antalya, in the south of the country. Over 100 players from around the Turkey converged to participate in the camp. In addition, many of the participants are orphans from local orphanages thanks to AVEA’s Social Corporate Responsibility programme and FC Barcelona’s commitment to social responsibility.
Four FCBEscola managers made the trip to Turkey in order to facilitate and teach FC Barcelona’s training methodology to the participants. Throughout the week, the players have shown eagerness and a very high level of play, which allows them all to truly enjoy football. The participants train for three and a half hours a day, where Barça’s tactical and technical concepts are taught. Values like respect and teamwork are always part of the training regiment. Over 20,000 children have already enjoyed the FC Barcelona camp, organized by FCBEscola worldwide
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