Polisportiva Gemelli - Opera Network
International Football Students Program


Opera Network carries out a cultural and sport Program under the Patronage of the Municipality of Florence and the approval of the Sistema Paese management of the Italian National Ministry of Foreign Affairs for young international students, with particular refenrence to chinese athlets, with the aim of creating a cultural exchange and training athletes for professional sports activities in the football field.


Within the project Opera Network has the function of General and Administrative Coordination while Liceo Sportivo Gemelli will take care of the enrollment and the certification of attendance at the school course that focuses on the sporting section, but also on the study of the Italian language with particular reference to technical sports and football language and the study of subjects related to the Italian and Tuscan culture. The participants students to the program, both female and male, will be enrolled to the FIGC –Federiazione Italiana Giuoco Calcio (Football Italian Federation) according to italian rules of CONI – Comitato Olimpico Nazionale Italiano (National Italian Olimpic Committee) which allows sudents participating to the sports acitivites of POLISPORTIVA AdS GEMELLI - OPERA NETWORK and enrolled to Liceo Sportivo Gemelli 2.0, to take part to the Official National Italian Sports Competitions for Youth. This gives to the partcipants students to the 9 months program the special possibility to play Official Matches every week with italian teams.


Ubaldo Sidoti, Chief Medical Staff National Major Football Team People's Republic of China
with Federico Bardazzi and Paolo Bellocci, Directors of Polisportiva Gemelli - Opera Network



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Cultural and Sports Training Program for young football players