partner of A.C. MILAN in Greater China



Milan Academy is the set of projects dedicated to the involvement of an U18 target audience in sporting activities via the football coaching promoted by AC Milan and the training of all adults involved.

The training proposal is aimed at national and international sports clubs, both amateur and professional, sports coaches and managers, events clubs, federations, institutions and sponsors who, in various ways, aim to generate a sporting culture and organisational excellence in their territory.

The Milan Academy, AC Milan’s true centre of innovation, is shaped by a team of sports professionals made up of managers, football coaches, teachers and instructors, who operate with knowledge and competence in accordance with the Club’s principles and who also aspire to define a new standard for the world of football.

Passion, Excellence, Sophistication and Teamwork are the building blocks of the Project which, by sharing the Milan Method and using guidelines, coaching programmes and dedicated services, supports the adults who follow daily the human and sporting development of all the youngsters involved in football and sporting activities.



Marco pompili is an elite technical director who has developed academies with AC Milan in Japan, Perù, China, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates and Russia. In each country, academies are grown thanks to the establishment and ongoing management of coach/player development programs.

Marco employs modern coaching methodologies of the Italian Football Federation to develop Academies of AC Milan and in the to grow the skills and knowledge of the players. By living and working different countries, Marco has learn new cultures and coaching techniques specific to youth. His passion for travel has helped him to adapt for the students he works with.

marco's Academy Director licenses and qualifications include:
- FIGC Academy Director Pro
- UEFA B License
- UEFA C License
- Match Analyst Pro
- Degree in Sport Science

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