Idol Football FAQ

 

What is Idol Football?

 

Our mission is to discover talented players and to help them develop and to reach their full potential. We provide professional, top-level training with UEFA licensed coaches and full player support.

 

What is Idol Football Trial/Showcase?

 

  • Idol Football Showcase is a unique opportunity for players of all ages to showcase their talent in front of professional clubs and scouts and to have a chance to earn a contract with a team in Sweden. All players train with UEFA licensed coaches at top-level facilities in a professional environment and play showcase games against local teams.

 

When is the Trial/Showcase?

 

  • The preliminary dates for the next Idol Football Showcase are from August 10th to August 25th. We are closely monitoring the situation with the spread of the COVID-19 and will post all updates on our social media.

 

How long is the Trial/Showcase?

 

  • We offer 1-week and 2-week packages.

 

How much does the Trial/Showcase cost?

 

  • 1 week is 990 Euros

  • 2 weeks are 1690 Euros

 

Where is the Trial/Showcase?

 

  • The main location for the showcase is Västerås/Stockholm, Sweden. The training sessions are held at Solid Park Arena, and games are played at various locations.

 

Who can apply?

 

  • The players that think that they have what it takes to be a professional footballer.

 

What is the age policy?

 

  • The minimum age to attend is 18. If you are under 18, contact us directly for more information on how to attend.

 

What information is required from the players?

  • Passport copy

  • Your CV (curriculum, resume, information about your career)

  • Highlight video and/or full games

  • WhatsApp number and email address

 

What is included in the prices?

 

  • Hotel accommodation, including breakfast and WiFi

  • Transportations

  • Training with UEFA licensed coaches

  • Games against local teams

  • Training kit

  • Match kit

  • Showcase in front of professional clubs and scouts

  • Photos and Videos

  • Match Analysis

  • Visa invitation

 

What is not included in the prices?

  • Airline tickets

  • Insurance

 

What happens after the showcase?

 

  • The goal is to help players find a club here in Sweden. If you do well during the trial games and get scouted, we can offer a representation contract with our Swedish FA certified agency, Sport & Event Management and help you with paperwork and negotiations with a club.

  • If you are not yet ready to sign a professional contract and do not get scouted by any club, we will stay in touch and we will do our best to recommend you to various clubs using our network.

 

Important Visa information

 

  • If you require a Schengen visa to attend the trial, we will help you with the visa invitation. We will provide the necessary documents after you have completed the payment in full. If the visa application is denied, you will receive an 80% refund.

  • The citizens from the following countries need a visa to visit Sweden

  • https://www.government.se/government-policy/migration-and-asylum/list-of-foreign-citizens-who-require-visa-for-entry-into-sweden/

  • With the COVID-19 situation, citizens from the following countries can now enter the EU: Algeria, Australia, Canada, Georgia, Japan, Montenegro, Morocco, New Zealand, Rwanda, Serbia, South Korea, Thailand, Tunisia, Uruguay, China.

  • NOTE! This is a temporary list and is subject to change every two weeks.

 

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