Created in 2005, Paris Saint-Germain Academy is a testament of Paris Saint-Germain’s commitment to youth development in both the sport aspect and the educational aspect.
Intended for girls and boys aged 5 to 16 years, Paris Saint-Germain Academy offers an unique opportunity to football fans from all around the world to share the values of a top European club, recognized throughout the world for its know-how and quality of its youth development program.
Paris Saint-Germain Academy gathers each year more than 3000 children in France and internationally within its numerous football schools and camps.
Pedro Miguel Pauleta, the current all-time top scorer of Paris Saint-Germain with 109 goals scored between 2003 and 2008, became in December 2013 the Official Ambassador of the Paris Saint-Germain Academy.
His attachment to the club as well as his past within it, makes him the ideal representative to accompany the Academy in France as well as abroad.
« Paris Saint-Germain offers players the possibility to train in an environment which maximizes each and everyone's ability to thrive, notably through their recognized expertise in terms of development and education of young players. It’s for me a tremendous honor and satisfaction to become the official ambassador of the Paris Saint-Germain Academy in order to transmit to kids from all around the world my experience of several years within this truly wonderful club. »
Pedro Miguel Pauleta – Legendary player of Paris Saint-Germain and Official Ambassador of the Paris Saint-Germain Academy