Smart Football Academy u-11 Training

About Us

SFA, a Dubai based football academy opened its doors in October 2011. Within a year, SFA has successfully positioned itself against other competing football academies. SFA has been awarded 1st in Dubai 7’s tournament and 2nd place in TTD International SuperCup, two of the biggest tournaments that are organized in Dubai on a yearly basis. In addition to that, SFA participates in high-level friendly matches and mini tournaments that involve local professional clubs across UAE.

At SFA, we aim to convert raw talents in to the best talents in the region. Boys from age 5-16 get the opportunity to experience the professional life of a footballer. We focus on teaching the kids teamwork, commitment, and the fighting spirit. SFA gives players the chance to develop and enhance their skills, in addition to the knowledge and requirements to potential play at a professional level.

Why Enroll Your Kids in Smart Football Academy?

Smart Football Academy will develop your child’s speed, stamina and agility whilst also learning about the importance of teamwork.
Football has an emphasis on the success of the team as a whole, rather than the success of individual players, and is a sport that even less athletic children will enjoy & benefit from.

Keep Them Healthy

Teach Them Teamwork

Get Some Time To Relax

Improve Their Competitive Spirit


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Training Schedule

Practices are held daily from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. with matchup games every Wednesday for all age groups.

Smart Football Academy u-11 Training
Age group 5 to 7
Timing Day Sunday & Thursday 4:30 – 5:30 Nad al Shiba (Al Quoz)
Age group 8 to 10
Timing Day Sunday & Thursday 5:30 – 6:30 Nad al Shiba (Al Quoz)
Age group 11 to 13
Timing Day
4:30 – 5:30 Al-Garhoud
Age group 14 to 16
Timing Day
6:00 – 7:30 Nad al Shiba (Al Quoz)
Wednesday will be a dedicated match day for all age groups against each other / other academy or clubs

Academy Fees Plan

Bacary Sagna's Visit to Smart Football Academy
Registration Fee AED 550
8 Hours
2 Sessions per week
AED 550
12 Hours
3 Sessions per week
AED 750

Rent Our Superb Football Pitch

Whether you want to challenge your friends, are looking for corporate team building, or just enjoy football our FIFA approved 9v9 pitch will give you the right foundation. 25% off for 2hr+ bookings on weekends!

Why Choose Our Pitch

  • Enjoy a Top Quality & Best Value Pitch in Dubai
  • We'll Split the Pitch if You Have a Smaller Group
  • Good Lighting Lets You Play @ Your Own Convenience
  • High Tech Surfae For All Shoe Types
  • Discounts Available for Regular Rentals
  • Very Affordable Rental Rates


FULL PITCH AED 400 per hour
HALF PITCH AED 200 per hour


WEEK DAYS (Sun – Thurs) 04:40PM to 11:30PM
WEEKEND DAYS (Sun – Thurs) 09:00AM to 11:30PM
The football pitch is located in Dubai International School – Al Garhoud, next to GGICO Metro Station, opposite to Welcare Hospital. The football pitch is a 70m x 50m ground with 2 stars FIFA approved artificial grass turf for optimum playing experience and players safety.

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  • Enjoyed every minute of my visit there. The programs they have will definitely polish those young kids to be professionals !! All the best
    sagna muslim
    Bacary Sagna
  • I just wanted to congratulate all of the Smart Football School Academy Players invited to train at the West Ham United Academy in London, on behalf of the SF Team I would like to wish you the best of luck and I am sure you will do Arab Football proud.
    Le Murray
    SF Head of Football (TV Host)

Contact Us

Contact Information

PO Box 5527, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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We are open:
Everyday 11 AM – 2:00 PM

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