Madison Futsal Academy

Your Journey to Excellence

Authentic Futsal:  Quality & Development, Live Here

Madison Futsal Academy – Program General Information 

We Are About: quality: training, education, research & development. We are not about shiny uniforms, buildings & other superficial materials

Our Motto: live with courage & character, pursue education, together in excellence

Madison Futsal Academy – Program Details: unmatched technical/tactical development, social emotional coaching, sport psychology, research focused, value driven, character building and lifelong learning. No secrets, just top education and development, top work ethic, top character. Coached by Madison Futsal Academy Director Ilir Lushaj, Academy Head Coach Nick Genova, program sport psychologist/coach David Lacocque and program life/social emotional coach, Charles Lindsey. Three independent sessions, each 8 weeks, raining once a week for 8 weeks formally. In addition, game analysis, mini tournament, training shirt, weekly developmental lecture and student evaluation. Training Mondays west or Thursdays east. Open to all students ages 8-17, placement based on age and student level of development. Locations: West Location:  110 N Gammon Rd Madison, WI 53717. East Location4402 Femrite Drive, Madison, WI 53716. Program Quality Note: this is the one program we suggest to all students for strong long term development. Program will challenge students from basic to select levels, including top students, particularly those students looking to prepare for regional/national competition.

Madison Futsal Academy – Program Center of Excellence:

Curriculum – Evidence Based: 30+ hours a week literature/research review, on all aspects of player development & top world futsal/soccer schools.

Coach Education – Ongoing: every year we host here first team National Coaches on continuous education & travel internationallySome of the past coaches include Spanish, Croatian & Dutch National Team Coach.

Training Sessions – Unmatched Strong Technical/Tactical Training: based on ongoing coach education, research/literature review, teaching methodology and more, training sessions focus on world class player development (executive functioning, technical, tactical, visual field)

Teaching – Methodology: we research best teaching practices and implement best methods for students to succeed.

We Believe Our Core Values:  Respect (Honest, Work Ethics, Trust) & Honor (Joy, Innovation, Self-Control) & Grit (Perseverance, Optimism, Gratitude).

Madison Futsal Academy – Top Development Mentoring – Membership Option

Academy Membership Option: student players can always simply register and can participate in the academy without a membership. However, we do offer a membership program, which includes a full year of academies, weekly developmental & character mentoring and short & long term individualized player objectives. No conflict with outdoor season. Please email us before Oct 1 2018 at if interested.

Madison Futsal Academy West:

Winter 1 2018 Click Here               Winter 2 2019 Click Here               Summer 2019 Click Here

Sessions Winter 1 (Nov-Dec) Winter 2 (Jan-Feb) Summer (Jun-Jul)
Length 8 weeks 8 weeks 8 weeks
Day Mondays Mondays Mondays

Levels Age Cost Time
Basic 8-10 y/o $145 5-6pm
Intermediate 10-12 y/o $155 6-7pm
Advanced 12-13 y/o $165 7-8:10pm
Select 13-16+ y/o $175 8:10-9:30pm

 Madison Futsal Academy East:

Winter 1 2018 Click Here              Winter 2 2019 Click Here               Summer 2019 Click Here

Sessions Winter 1 (Nov-Dec) Summer (Jun-Jul) Winter 2 (Jan-Feb)
Length 8 Weeks 8 Weeks 8 Weeks
Day Thursdays Thursdays Thursdays

Levels Age Cost Time
Basic 8-10 y/o $145 5-6pm
Intermediate 10-12 y/o $155 6-7pm
Advanced 12-13 y/o $165 7-8:10pm
Select 13-16+ y/o $175 8:10-9:30pm

  Madison Futsal Academy Player Benefits:

Evidence based training Unmatched high technical & tactical training High executive functioning
Strong methodology Weekly developmental information Developmental Evaluation
Sport performance Professional coaches only for all ages Emotional intelligence training
Positive academic environment Center of excellence Mini tournament each session


We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.