BVB seek talent at first coaching clinc

Partners: Club Marconi president Vince Foti with Karl Heinz Riedle from Borussia Dortmund with Tristan Arrarte, Max Anastasia, Gerardo Cavasinni and Antonio Arena. Picture: Chris Lane
Partners: Club Marconi president Vince Foti with Karl Heinz Riedle from Borussia Dortmund with Tristan Arrarte, Max Anastasia, Gerardo Cavasinni and Antonio Arena. Picture: Chris Lane

Bundesliga giant Borussia Dortmund will hold its first coaching clinic as part of its history making partnership with Club Marconi from October 8 to 12.

BVB coaches and club legend Joerg Heinrich will run the clinic for children aged 6 to 16 with potentially four players being chosen to be taken back to Dortmund to trial.

Members of the Australian-based Borussia Dortmund fan club will be attending the clinic to provide colour and atmosphere which will also serve as a coaching opportunity for local coaches who will be attending seminars and coaching clinics.

Club Marconi are the fifth team that the eight-time Bundesliga champions had partnered alongside current teams from China, Singapore and Thailand.

All players attending the clinic will be provided with a premium BVB training kit (jersey, socks, shorts) as well as a medal and certificate. Prices for the clinic are: juniors $295, SAP and youth $395.