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Elite Football Clinic

UK Tour SUMMER 2019




Leyton Orient FC has invited one of the players from our Soccer Training & Scouting Camp held in Chandigarh from June 13- June 16, 2019 under Head Coach Steve Embleton & Liam Embleton for try outs with their club in the United Kingdom.

(The name of the player cannot be revealed as yet under Child Data Protection)


Elite FC Soccer Clinic at Punjab University, Chandigarh - with Steve Embleton and Liam Terrence of Leyton Orient FC, UK

Just IN

Leyton Orient FC of UK signs an MOU with Elite FC India to Promote Football. Seen in the Picture are Liam Terrence of Leyton Orient FC with Chana Gill of Elite FC

Leyton Orient FC of UK signs an MOU with Elite FC India to Promote Football. Seen in the Picture are Liam Terrence of Leyton Orient FC with Chana Gill of Elite FC

Elite FC Chandigarh Welcomes UEFA Coaches Steve Embleton and Liam Terrence

Soccer Education Programme

 The Elite Football Clinic is an Independent Professional Football Academy with a unique sports education programme aimed at integrating the grassroots of Indian football with the international art & science of the game. The basic purpose of the project is to encourage the local youth of our country towards this sport by providing them with quality training & skills under the world’s best coaches & faculty in their vicinity.

The Elite Football Clinic has been established to work in the field of football internationally. We recognize our commitment to coaching, player and coach developmentand raising the standards and behavior of the game. Our goal is to create an environment where participants of the academy can develop and be exposed to pathways within the semi-professional and professional game. In doing so we provide all age groups with the opportunity to be coached within an academy facility, providing a safe but competitive foundation as well as send young players to Residential Coaching Camps around the world. We are currently tied up with Youth Academy which is the youth division of the Cheltenham Town FC, UK

Our sole objective is to promote and develop the best football skills in the Indian youth with European standards, and to provide them proper exposure in this sport. We endeavour to make a significant contribution to the development of youth, the well-being of individuals, and quality of life in our communities.

Upcoming Visit to Punjab, India

Elite FC Chandigarh welcomes YAN DHANDA



Yan Dhanda got featured in the Sky News. Yan recently visited India where he was welcomed by us. Yan also talks & shares about his India visit in this feature.
(Courtesy: Yan Dhanda (Instagram) & Sky News)

Steve Embleton India Tour - June 2019




EFC Sports Pvt Ltd wants to initiate a residential academy here in Chandigarh in order to train the Indian youth from across the country while keeping their education in line.

We will direct students both local and from outstation from age group of 5 to 18 years or up to class 12th,  whichever is earlier, who wish to train with us and also want an education system alongside to provide them a single platform in education and sports.


Our Team


Charanjit Gill

Chairman - Elite Football Clinic

Mr. Charanjit Singh Gill, popularly known as Chana Gill, is a name synonymous with the sport of football in the UK. He is the owner and Chairperson of Southall Football Club, England (UK) and The Elite Academy (UK) and founder of “Football for Unity”. He has been working internationally for almost all his life in the field of football, of which he has worked almost 17 years with football giants such as Liverpool, Chelsea, and Real Madrid Foundation, on the grass root level to produce the finest players in the field of Football.


Umesh Ghai

Director - Elite Football Clinic

Mr. Umesh Ghai is a well-known name in the business world of Chandigarh. He is the CEO of Third Eye Media Company and The Lifestyle Journalist Magazine. He is also director of Southall Football Club in India. He was a footballer himself and played at various state and national levels for 15 long years. With a knack for football himself from his young years, he has been working tirelessly in the field of football


Tommy Taylor

Head Coach


Shaefali Sood

Head Admin


Jo Fisher

JO FISHER is the Operations Manager for a football academy in London and has worked there since 2013. The academy is called Football Samurai and specialises in Japanese players at its base. Joanna has a huge amount of trusted connections with owners, staff and managers of football clubs in Premier League, Championship, League 1 & 2 and other leagues in England and around the world in Europe, Asia, Africa and Scandinavia where she is involved with partnerships, coaching tours and international tours, academy education, coach development and player development and recruitment. Previously Jo set up a private football academy in Chiswick London which grew to a huge success with 188 players and has also worked on SKY SPORTS channel presenting football programmes.

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Hideyuki Miyahara

Hideyuki Miyahara is the founder of successful Japanese youth academy Football Samurai ACADEMY in London which he founded in 2013. They have teams U5 to first team. Mr Miyahara managed the first team to promotion this season 2018/19. He moved from Okayama in Southern Japan to London over 10 years ago to settle in West London. He also works as an international football agent.

Chana Gill with His Excellency Shri V.P.S Badnore, The Governor of Punjab during the visit of Real Madrid Foundation in Punjab, India

Chana Gill with His Excellency Shri V.P.S Badnore, The Governor of Punjab during the visit of Real Madrid Foundation in Punjab, India