About Rohan Ricketts Academy
An outstanding background as a professional soccer player with 17 years of playing experience, Rohan Ricketts brings his knowledge, passion and his expertise to the pitch, helping you improve, believe & achieve!
Rohan Ricketts is known as arguably the worlds most travelled footballer. Starting his career with Premier League giants Arsenal FC where he spent 8 years, then moving onto Tottenham Hotspur FC followed by Wolverhampton Wanderers FC then Barnsley FC, with the two loan spells at both Coventry City FC and QPR FC.
In 2008 Rohan signed for Toronto FC in the MLS where he stayed for 2 seasons before leaving to go on to play in 10 different countries across 4 different continents. Gaining a wealth of knowledge and contacts as well as learning to speak fluent Spanish.
Rohan also represented England at U18, U20 and U21 playing against the likes of France, Italy, Portugal, Holland to mention a few.
During Rohan's playing career he played with and against some great players like Cristiano Ronaldo, Paul Scholes, Ryan Giggs, Steven Gerrard, Michael Owen, Robbie Keane, Jermain Defoe, Ledley King, Dwayne De Rosario, Frank Lampard, Joe Cole, Arjen Robben, Ruud Van Nisterooy, Wesley Sneider, Zinedine Zidane plus many more.
He has been coached by some world class coaches like Arsene Wenger, Glenn Hoddle, Martin Jol, Jacque Santini, to mention a few.
Rohan has graced the pitches and stadiums of Arsenal, Tottenham, Chelsea, Man United, Man City, Liverpool, Ajax, Barcelona, Wembley.
In terms of footballing experience at the highest level, there will be a few people who will be able to offer a true and honest insight into the path of a young player who wants to be come a professional soccer player at the highest level.
That's why we feel that at Rohan Ricketts Academy your son or daughter will be getting the best development to help them take their game to the next level.
Rohan believes there is a gap in the development of the Canadian kids as they do not get enough development training. He has noticed there is a big emphasis on winning and that coupled with fact that children in Canada do not play as much street football as many other strong footballing nations the kids lack some of the core fundamentals.
This is where Rohan Ricketts Academy with provide great value!
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