Football in Dubai

Dubai is part of the United Arab Emirates. The UAE’s only professional football league is the UAE Pro League, that consists of 14 clubs. The first edition of this competition was held in 2008/09.

The United Arab Emirates have managed to attract a lot of international players and coaches. Therefore football in the UAE is heavily influenced by international football, mainly by talents from Europe.

Players like Asamoah Gyan and Marcus Berg have played in the UAE. Professional clubs from Dubai are Al Wasl and Shabab Al Ahli. They compete against teams like Al Jazira, Al Ain and Al Wahda.

Create your own football tour to Dubai

Are you curious why big clubs like Manchester United choose Dubai as the destination for their training camp? Come find out for yourself! Dubai not only has world-class tourist facilities, but the football facilities are excellent as well.

Through our contacts we can arrange training sessions at a number of high-class training grounds. The good climate and high standards of accommodations and food will help set the mood for your football tour.

And don’t forget to combine your football activities with sightseeing, like a visit to the impressive Dubai Mall. Besides rising as football players, your team can also literally rise by going up the Burj Khalifa, the tallest structure in the world!

Why book a football tour to Dubai?

  • Follow in the footsteps of big clubs, who also choose Dubai as their training trip destination
  • Excellent football and hotel facilities
  • Reward your players’ hard work with a visit to the Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest structure!

Tailor-made football tours

Whether you book a football tour, training camp, pre-season trip or a tournament trip: all our tours are tailor-made, to suit the needs of you and your youth players.

Choose your preferred services below and we will create your own itinerary. Would you like to maximize your players’ development potential? Why not make this a multi destination trip!


Al Wasl
Dubai – United Arab Emirates

Al Nasr
Dubai – United Arab Emirates

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Example Itinerary

DAY 1 Arrival at Dubai Airport Transfer to hotel Evening walk on the boulevard
DAY 2 Visit youth academy in Dubai Training session with academy coaches Team meeting
DAY 3Training session Friendly Match vs. academy team Video analytics evening
DAY 4Visit Burj Khalifa Visit Dubai Mall & Bazar Team meeting
DAY 5Training session Friendly match vs. academy team Visit sports match
DAY 6Recovery session Sightseeing in Dubai Visit sports match
DAY 7Training session with academy coaches Free time in Dubai Team meeting
DAY 8Transfer to Dubai airport Departure from Dubai airport Fly back home