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COMO 1907 Scholarship:  Train, study and live in Como!

We are so happy to be able to provide an aspiring player with the chance to pursue their dreams. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity for a talented US player to train, live and study in Italy.

I am excited to see who applies and look forward to them joining us in Como and playing with the team at TST.”

Cesc Fàbregas.

We are delighted to launch a scholarship which offers one exceptional male footballer the opportunity to train with the Como 1907 Academy while continuing to study and live with a local family for three to twelve months over the 24/25 season. Talented individuals, aged 18 to 19, are invited to apply below with all the required documents.

The winner will also be invited to play for Como 1907 at TST (The Soccer Tournament). Surrounded by soccer fans in a festival atmosphere from June 5-10, 48 men’s teams and 8 women’s teams will compete in separate “World Cup style” tournaments consisting of group play and single elimination knockout rounds in their quest for victory.

The winner of this inaugural scholarship will be selected by Como 1907 head of development Osian Roberts and part owner Cesc Fàbregas

The deadline for submissions is Monday 20th May and the successful applicant will be announced on Monday 27th May

Submittal of this application form shall be intended as an expression of interest. T&Cs will follow

We are excited to hear from you!

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The scholarship will cover:

  • Living with a local host family in the Lake Como area, all meals included
  • A personalized high performance training program run by Como 1907’s coaching professionals, individual and group training
  • Video and data analysis sessions to optimize performance
  • Specific program for goalkeepers
  • Physiotherapy/Medical service
  • Italian language classes
  • Activities and cultural experiences situated around the Lake Como area
  • Support to access and join university courses/language courses depending on aspirations of the applicant