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At Ubuntu, they give a unique opportunity to boys and girls that are talented but have no opportunity to be developed as a whole person.

"Talent is evenly distributed, but opportunity isn't."

They help them unleash their full football and academic potential and in doing so, have created platforms for them to enter into that would give them influence. Through that process, they discover the purpose for their life.

Research suggests that less than 1% of Academy players in South Africa will go on to make it as Professional Footballers. Therefore, we believe it is crucial that we develop the players as people and not just as footballers.

As a result, the Ubuntu Football Academy offers holistic mentorship to exceptional young players over a sustained period of six years (12-18 years old) focusing on their football, education and formation.

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