VIVA, Kuwait’s fastest-growing and most developed telecom operator, shared the enthusiasm and excitement of the top 10 qualifying players who travelled to Madrid, Spain to practice at Ciudad Real Madrid (Valdebebas) training ground, on 1 August until 8 August, 2015.
The training program comprises of several workshops and activities educating the players on the best maneuvers, attacks, different scenarios and conditioned games. The program also focuses on different technical areas, such as dribbling, short passing, turning and finishing. The programs were also designed to develop young players in other fields, such as tactical understanding, and mental, physical and social growth.
Commenting on this occasion, Commenting on this initiative, Abdulrazzaq Bader Al Essa , Director of Corporate Communications at VIVA said: "We are extremely pleased with the enthusiasm the players have displayed since the beginning of the trip. As soon as they arrived to register their names at VIVA Real Madrid Academy, they couldn't wait until practice to begin and for them to show off their talents to the coaches."
"We are very pleased to have been able to support these young athletes in bringing them closer to their dream of becoming professional football players. VIVA is very committed to encouraging young people in the community to develop their talents and hone their skills, and the Real Madrid Academy program is just one of the ways in which we are trying to do this." added Al Essa.
The top 10 players were selected from over 400 participants who joined the Real Madrid try outs, which were held in March 2015. All the players who chosen to travel to Madrid, Spain to join a fully funded week-long training camp to be educated and trained by the best VIVA Real Madrid Academy coaches. Real Madrid Academy is one of the leading football training institutions located in middle of the Spanish City, Madrid, and accompanies the players by trainers, supervisors as well as VIVA officials who will surround them with care and attention throughout the trip.