Melbourne Football Academy

Melbourne Football Academy

The Melbourne Football Academy (MFA) is a professional football coaching organisation located in Australia, specialising in teaching football to boys and girls aged 4 to 18 years customising programs for all abilities including beginners, intermediate, advanced.

The Melbourne Football Academy also has an elite branch known as MFA of Football Excellence (MFAE) which has established partnerships with Ladru Academy and Stan The Man Fitness Academy.

Melbourne Football Academy strives to create a high quality standard of teaching and is committed to meeting the individual needs of each player and developing their special talents and abilities.


Our mission at Melbourne Football Academy is to form talented young players into elite and high professional football players.

We do this by delivering the contents and methodology of MFA's unique football education program developing player's football skills, as well as build character, relationships and social foundations that will help players in the game of football and throughout life's journey.

While talented players of MFA strive to compete at the highest levels of competition, MFA believe that an early commitment to its talented players establishes a solid technical and mental foundation of unique football methods for which to continue building upon at Melbourne Football Academy and beyond.

Melbourne Football Academy intend to accomplish this mission with experienced technical staff and a uniquely diverse pool of trainers and affiliates that together represent the most effective and comprehensive football education program.


  • To be recognised as the most successful youth academy in Melbourne and Australia, setting the standard for quality football education and leaders in the industry.
  • Nurture a winning network of affiliates to create a champions attitude.


Melbourne Football Academy values the following as central for success:

  • Leadership - recognised for innovation and quality in teaching methods
  • Passion - for learning and teaching
  • Integrity - hold high standards of character
  • Respect - have respect for ourselves, our affiliates and our members
  • Diversity - embrace the diversity of individuals, ideas and expressions
  • Quality - whatever we do, we do it well

MFA Partners

PreauSports Smart Goals SoccerPlay
Stan The Man Fitness SPT Football

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