Creating passion, skill, and problem solving in young soccer players.

We provide aspiring athletes with elite coaching and interactive training clinics in order to develop their fundamentals and creativity on the soccer field.

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The Beautiful Game Soccer Academy offers clinics and camps for players of all ages and abilities throughout the year.

About BGSA

Founded by accomplished coach John Barata, the BGSA helps young adults find success on the field and in life.

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We would love to hear from you! If you have questions regarding our programs or registration, please reach out to us.

Beautiful Game Soccer Academy

Residential Camps

Our most popular program, the BGSA overnight camp provides a fun and immersive training experience for soccer players of all ages.
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A message from John Barata, BGSA President & CEO

"Thank you for visiting the Beautiful Game Soccer Academy website. I am excited to share our story and help all of our athletes realize their true potential, on and off the field. Through BGSA, I am able to combine my passion for soccer with my drive to help young adults develop into happy, healthy, and successful players. We offer programs that cater to every skill level, from novice to the aspiring college athlete. I have been coaching and developing soccer players for over 20 years, and have been fortunate to work with some of New England's best athletes. I wish all my players and their parents good luck and enjoy the Beautiful Game!"

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