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Football Academy

Tyrone James

Tyrone James Academy of Football is one of Melbourne’s leading youth soccer training schools offering quality football training programs to develop technical skills to all children of all levels. We believe that all children should have an opportunity to fulfil their full potential, and that players develop best through play. We design the problems and the players solve them, using their own unique expressive behaviours.

Core Skills

Training Program

All programmes start inline with the public school dates.

Natural Ability

Speed/stamina, reaction/ability, and strength/coordination.

Individual Soccer Skills

Dribbling, throw-ins, passing/accuracy, tackling/defense, trapping/control, and heading.

Team Play

Field sense/position, attitude/coach ability and desire/hustle.

Soccer Training

One on one football training

We can tailor a One on One Football Training program for any age. Students will learn how to advance their skill development.Balance & Coordination, dribbling, passing, striking the ball are all aspects of the game that need to be practised and mastered, with the right coaching, mentors and environment that offers correction and feedback your child’s game will advance quickly.

Contact us for more information. The session runs for one hour, can be one-offs or 3-5 week programs or longer. We will tailor our One on One Football Training programs to meet the needs of the students.

squad academy training

Team Coaching (in season/summer soccer).

We provide team coaching sessions for all ages and abilities, delivering appropriate sessions for the age/ability of the players/team. In sessions, we help prepare players for weekend/summer soccer fixtures, developing individual players and team play throughout the season.

Tyrone James - Public Speaker

  • Drawing on his experience as a professional athlete he shares his story. 
  • How he combated equality in the football industry.
  • What it means to have the right mentor and supporting your soccer career
  • How to tap into a positive mindset and the importance of knowing your strengths and weaknesses.
  • What it takes to push past defeat and get back on track with your goals.
  • Soccer success stories of past and present students.

Tyrone James

Workshops & Mentoring

Half-day or full-day soccer workshops available for local community groups or established soccer clubs. 

One on One mentoring for players who seek a professional career. These are available on request.

Tyrone James Academy of Football

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Who is Tyrone James?

Tyron James is a retired professional footballer that has played in both England and Australia. James career was extremely successful making many top team appearances.

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Tyrone James Returns

This month Fulham will be celebrating equality and diversity in football by supporting Kick It Out’s One Game, One Community weeks of action campaign which

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