AEFCA offers academic studies

AEFCA – « Alliance of European Footballcoaches ́ Associations » and « Cruyff-Institute » signed a cooperation to offer study-courses to gain academic degrees up to university-graduation. Every member-coach of a national Footballcoaches-Association, that is memberassociation in AEFCA, can apply for a college-place in « Cruyff-Institute ».

Johan Cruyff, founder of « Johan Cruyff-Institute » : « My vision on sport management is quite simple. I think people with a passion for sport are the best to lead sport organizations ! »

« Cruff-Institute » offers courses of studies in « Sports- Management », « Sports-Marketing », « Football-Business », « Coaching » and others by seeking Courses, Postgraduate Diplomas and Masterdegrees.

The study-courses will be held at « Cruff-Institute » in Barcelona, at « Cruyff-Institute » in Amsterdam, in Stockholm and other places worldwide.

Beyond courses of study with compulsory attendance « Cruff-Institute » offers study-courses online via internet-support – you study at home, fulltime or parttime!

Entry requirements? You don ́t need highschool-graduation! Your reqirement is a history of three- year-coaching in football !

For more information please visit the internet-presentation of « Johan-Cruyff-Institute »

If you gain for more details do not hesitate to contact AEFCA-Secretary-General Mr.Jürgen Pforr

« Johan-Cruyff-Institute » has succeeded for the sixth consecutive year to get its name in the ranking of the best Master`s programs in Sport-Management worldwide, according to the prestigious publication SportBusiness International Magazine.

AEFCA – football, fit for future!


AEFCA President Walter Gagg and CEO Johan-Cruyff-Institute Mariel Koerhuis sign Cooperation- Contract in Amsterdam.