About DSE


We supervise every aspect of your trip to assure the best possible soccer, education, and cultural experience possible. Players can stay for a minimum of 10 days and up to six months. Players must be 14 and up to participate.

Thousands of players and hundreds of parents have traveled to Brazil under Miguel’s direct supervision to experience a once in a lifetime opportunity. DSE’s staff of tour managers and coaches are bi-lingual, professional, and trustworthy. Players are in good hands with the DSE staff.

Programs are offered for:
  • Individual intensive training
  • Customized team tours
  • High school, club, and college team pre-season training
  • Professional pre-season training
  • Coaching courses
  • Friendly games and tourism
  • Assisting team participation in international tournaments

“I cannot imagine a better soccer experience for American youth players.”

-Phil Wright, Chairman of US Club Soccer

Why Choose DSE?

DSE has partnerships with three of the top clubs in Brazil for youth development: Atletico Paranaense, Cuzeiro Esporte Clube, and ABC Futebol Clube. These clubs have an expert coaching staff and excellent facilities.

Players and teams participating in the DSE Intensive Training Camps can expect to follow the professionally designed training schedules created for the top Brazilian club youth teams.

Areas of training covered during the intensive training camps are:

Physical Conditioning

Flexibility, endurance, speed, acceleration, agility, coordination, and strength


Refinement of skills including ball control, passing, dribbling, receiving, crossing, finishing, etc.


Improving vision, speed, and quality of decision making within the demands imposed by the high quality Brazilian training environment.


Practicing all functions of defensive and offensive aspects of play (e.g. defensive heading, midfielders switching the field of play, outside backs and midfielders overlapping and crossing, forwards finishing, etc.).

Training Packages

Trips are arranged according to your team’s needs. Intensive team training, individual training, friendly games, touring, beach soccer, indoor soccer, or donating to an orphanage YOU DECIDE!

Our packages include:
  • Friendly DSE staff to help you set up a trip of a lifetime
  • Professional training sessions held by licensed professional club coaches
  • Excellent accommodations at the Center of Training
  • Three nutritious meals daily provided by the club’s nutritionists
  • Local ground transportation including airport pick-up and drop-off
  • English speaking supervisor 24/7
  • Games against some of the top youth teams in Brazil
  • Attendance at professional games
  • Full medical assistance
  • Free laundry
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Access to all of the club’s facilities
  • Portuguese lessons (optional)