Atlético de Madrid Academy, Global Image Sports Inc. sign partnership agreement

The deal looks to expand the Atlético de Madrid brand in North America through the development and promotion of sporting and educational Academy programs.

The Atlético de Madrid Academy and sports management company Global Image Sports Inc. (GIS) have signed a partnership agreement through which our club will promote the training of American footballers based on Atlético de Madrid's work methodology, as well as expanding its values and strengthening its presence in the United States and Canada.

The agreement will put an extensive activity program at the disposal of players and teams, during which several sessions will be undertaken based on the needs of each work group. These include camps, courses and educational talks throughout the US and Canada, as well as Red & White experiences in the club's facilities in Madrid, such as training sessions, friendly matches and theoretical sessions carried out under the guidance of our club's professionals.

Atlético de Madrid Academy Director Emilio Gutiérrez was very pleased with the agreement.

"We are very delighted to announce this long-term global partnership deal with GIS. We are impressed by their work. Together we will expand the Atlético de Madrid brand and we will contribute to train and educate players and team from this part of the world through our methodology," Gutiérrez said.

GIS CEO James Abrahart, CEO de GIS was also thrilled with the deal.

"It will be a fantastic privilege for our players and teams to learn from Atlético de Madrid's work methodology. It will also be an incredible experience to visit Madrid and get to know the club's organization for a week," Abrahart said.

Those academy teams who are interested in participating in the program can find out more by sending an email to [email protected] or calling 770-545-8146.