Head of TFA Juniors
Fouad has been playing football from an young age as a Goalkeeper in France, competing at high level.
Few injuries and his newly discovered passion for training have made him decide to start a career in coaching at the age of 15.
Fouad has been coaching ever since, and has gathered over 10 years of experience in coaching in France.
By the age of 21 he was working with U18s and coached football to over 19s by 24.
At this time of his career Fouad obtained Level B certificate by the French FA and obtained a BA degree in Sports science and a MA with speciality – “Psychological Preparation of the athlete” which combined with his practical experience gave Fouad an edge with regards to understanding and shaping the overall development of young players.
In 2014 Fouad moved to Dubai where he joined E-Sports Football Academy.
He started as a Coach, swiftly evolved to becoming a Head Coach and finally Academy Manager. During this period he had the chance to coach a wide range of age groups – from 3 to 18 years and was overviewing the Goalkeeping Program at the Academy.
Fouad has a good understanding of the needs of the young athletes and his main focus as a coach is to ensure every young athlete develops as a player and as a person.
While at TFA, Fouad’s mission will be to become an essential member of the coaching team and contribute with his experience and in depth understanding of the game and the player in order to help each and every young boy and girl to develop by using the best of their abilities..
In the short to midterm his goal will be to work closely with the Youth team at TFA and help the younger generation of football players to evolve, build on their skill and talent so that they can confidently move to the Senior Squad when the time has come.