Manila Soccer Academy (MSA) founded in 2002, has been at the forefront of grassroots football in the Philippines for the past thirteen (13) years. Based at the Manila Polo Club with over 300 students and 25 coaches, MSA is a non-stock non-profit corporation, that provides soccer training and education for kids aged between 3 to 18 years of age.
MSA is a football club that provides its players’ competitive football through training and participation in both local and international tournaments. For local tournaments, MSA has sent teams to Iloilo, Bacolod, Barotac, and Cebu. While for international tournaments, MSA has participated in the Helsinki Cup (Finland), the Dana Cup (Denmark), the Norway Cup, the Great Wall Cup (China), as well as in tournaments in Malaysia. MSA has likewise been active in organizing and hosting local football tournaments and festivals with its annual “Hyundai Manila Cup“, “Greenfield Cup” and “Pilipinas Cup“.
Noteworthy, MSA has also invited and recruited the less fortunate youth players across the country, either to train with the academy, be part of its various teams or participate in any or all of its organized football tournaments.