7 Elite Academy is a global football training academy for young people aged 5-19, setting out to improve player performance as well as developing world-class coaches.

Led by a team of UEFA and USSF qualified coaches across the USA, UK and East Africa, 7 Elite Academy follows a curriculum that is proven to support, develop and transform players’ skills; both on and off the pitch.

No matter a player’s age or ability, 7 Elite Academy accommodates anyone with a passion and skill for soccer, acting as a catalyst for excellence.

7 Elite Academy’s global links with top-level sporting and education organizations means players can access regular opportunities to train, play and gain college scholarships across the world.

The 7 Elite Academy Team

7 Elite Academy is by players, for players. Our team’s work ethic and love of the sport has translated across the success of our participants.

Anthony Godfrey

President and Global Technical Director

David Mayer

Head of Foundation

Shaylee Wilson

Head of Youth Development

Jean Claude Gay

Head of Futures Elite

Brandon Gilliam

Head of Goalkeeping

Johnny Broadhead

College Programs Director

Matt Brown

Head of Pre-Academy

Chris Owens

Head of Goalkeeping

Thomas Morris

Head Coach, Tanzania

Reggie Wilson

President of 7 Elite Academy, Tanzania

7 Elite Academy's Impact

7 Elite Academy has changed lives and communities for the better. Its achievements perfectly demonstrate the standards and values of The RED Group. Our impact can be found in the good sportsmanship and honesty of our players. We take pride in how we train them, developing fundamental skills that will shine in the classroom or on the pitch. It’s important that they adhere to our ETHICS: Excellence, Tenacity, Innovation, Community and Sacrifice.

  • 7 Elite Academy is formed in Utah registering 600 players

  • 7 Elite Academy expands into East Africa and United Kingdom

  • 7 Elite Academy hosts its first International tournament

  • 7 Elite Academy announces partnership with Adidas

  • Announces partnerships with AFC Liverpool, Coaching Connexions in UK and West Jordan Rec in Utah

Benefits Profile

If you work for 7 Elite Academy, you can expect some amazing benefits:

Friendly company culture

Generous vacation time

Comprehensive health and dental insurance

Travel insurance

Regular office activities

Flexible working hours

Fully stocked kitchen

Travel opportunities

Dog-friendly office (US)

Career development and training opportunities