Feb 1st 2021
Written by The Coaching Manual
The Coaching Manual is proud to partner with the RIASA, a unique football academy based in Leeds, to help deliver first-class coach education to its students.
Richmond International Academic & Soccer Academy (RIASA) is the world's only soccer academy offering a dual accredited US and UK degree. One of the first soccer academies in England, RIASA have been helping students pursue their dreams of playing pro in Europe and the US and progressing into industry specific careers across the world, for over 10 years.
RIASA's unique soccer programme offers a 9-month long playing season where student-athletes will endure an intense schedule, training and competing under the guidance of UEFA A & Pro Licensed coaches with over 100 years combined experience in the game.
A spokesman for RIASA said: "We are constantly trying to develop and increase the potential and ability of all students on the RIASA programme. We are, therefore, delighted to strike a partnership with The Coaching Manual who are recognised as the world's premier digital football coaching platform. We are sure that our shared passion for the beautiful game will take us forward in a very productive and long-lasting relationship."
The Coaching Manual founder Terry Barton, said: "We are proud to be able to provide RIASA with innovative tools and resources in order to deliver soccer education to their students, many of which will go onto a career in the sport either in Europe or the USA. The academy is in a unique position in that it offers opportunities for players on both sides of the Atlantic, reflecting The Coaching Manual's own global reach. We are looking forward to seeing how this exciting partnership will develop."
For more information about RIASA, visit https://riasasoccer.org/
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