BOCA Juniors Football School India delivers football skill development through progressive training in a professional way. The key to our framework is skill assessment to administer the required trainings so that the students can progress and hone their skill sets. Our training programs following the world renowned training framework developed by CABJ and administered by our National Technical Director and his team in conjunction with CABJ.
Our training team has the required experience to impart football training to the budding aspirants, assess the skill developments and provide individual feedback. Periodic assessments and interaction with students and parents is an integral part of our programs.
Oscar Aquino - General Coordinator,
Boca Juniors Football Schools
Oscar has been a Youth Coach at Boca Juniors for over 30 years and developed some of the best known players in the world. He currently serves as one of the General Coordinator of the Boca Juniors Football Schools globally.
His experience and long history have allowed him to travel the world for exhibitions about soccer training, physical training, youth work and many more topics know the details. He is the author of a book called: "DEP System: dynamics, elasticity and plasticity for High Performance Football".
Till date, Oscar has overseen the rise of more than 100 professional footballers from the Boca Juniors Academy into the Boca Juniors First Division football club. This list includes legends of the game like Veron and Tevez. Aquino came to work directly with the Technical Director (Jorge José 'Chinese' Benitez) of first team Boca Juniors in 2004. He had the opportunity to work with professional idols of the club like Riquelme, Palermo, Tevez, Barros Schelotto among others.
Oscar is registered in the Argentine Football Association as a trainer and also has a Bachelor of Sport degree from the University of Salvador.
Petros Sideris - Technical Director,
Boca Juniors Football School India
Petros Sideris joins Boca Juniors Football School India having gained experience playing, coaching and analyzing football across the world.
Petros, who hails from Greece, is a UEFA B licensed coach and also has coaching badges from the Football Association of UK as well as a Football Manager's degree from the prestigious Johan Cruyff Institute. He also holds AFC Goalkeeping Coaching Certification Level 1.
Prior to joining BJFSI, Petros was the Head coach for the Under 17 team at Holargos FC in Greece as well as the Technical Director at the Hellenic Athletic Federation of the Deaf. He was also the Coach of the Greek National Mens Soccer Team at the Deaf Olympic Games in 2013.
A compassionate human being with a very calm head over his shoulders, Petros is an avid traveller and photographer having his travelogues published by The Guardian in the UK.
Claudio Roberto Garcia Ribeiro - Head Coach,
Boca Juniors Football School Mumbai
Claudio is an UEFA B Licensed Coach having 13 years of coaching experience across Europe. He had a professional football career spanning over 10 years in Portugese National League with various clubs.