Train 4 Times Per Week In A Professional Soccer Environment. 

Our highly experienced coaching team deliver objective led training sessions that have player progression at the core.

RIASA training

Attending RIASA will be life changing.

We have expert coaches, amazing facilities and are driven to realise the full potential of every student-athlete. Training sessions are intense, informative and help you develop physically, mentally and tactically on the pitch.

We're always focused

At our football academy training is intense and demanding on players.

RIASA philosophy is 'you must train how you play'; we train hard and push our academy players to their maximum potential - it's never just a 'kick about'.

Time to grow

At RIASA you are given the best chance to succeed.

At our academy you will take part in at least 4 structured training sessions per week, receiving vital time on the pitch with guidance and expertise from our UEFA A & Pro Licensed coaches. 


Player development is taken seriously.

Your fitness, ability and progress are continuously monitored and evaluated throughout your time at RIASA. Regular fitness testing and Individual learning plans will help you reach your maximum potential.

75+ nationalities

We are International.

Join an international football programme. No matter where you’re from in the world, if you meet the academic requirements and you want to improve your soccer, you can apply to join our ever growing roster of diverse students. 

enjoy the journey

It’s Life Changing. 

By choosing our unique soccer programme you are investing in your future. You’ll mix with like minded individuals who share the same determination to achieve success. 

a place to grow

We Develop You. 

It’s intense at our football academy. Nothing worth having in life is easy and, with this in mind, each training session is fuelled with the intention of helping you to progress.

stay focused

It’s Down to You.

We put you in positions to thrive. Every game, every training session and being surrounded by other talented soccer athletes  helps you to grow. Commitment and passion are vital in helping you succeed on your RIASA journey. 


We Are Unique. 

There isn't another soccer academy that can offer the challenging football programme and high quality teaching that is available at RIASA. Earn a top class degree and enjoy moments that last a lifetime as you venture for success at our academy in Leeds.

Start Your Journey.

Embark on a rewarding and life changing soccer programme. 

  • Earn a dual accredited US/UK Degree
  • Play a 9-Month Soccer Season
  • Reach Your Potential in the UK