About Just Play

Just Play is a leisure complex and sports activity provider in Dubai, offering holiday camps and academy training for a range of sports. We have a five-year track record of providing fun, safe sporting activities to thousands of children and adults in the Emirate under the name “FC Dubai”. In 2017 we have expanded to become Just Play Sports Academy. Come and play with us!

Meet Our Coaches

Here are just a few of our team waiting to make sure your child has the time of their life this summer!

Samy, our resident international table tennis champion (!), also runs our football camps and birthday parties. He loves teaching tricks and one-on-one skills.

Gavin captained Ireland’s football team at U19, and holds the FA Level 2 coaching badge. He is passionate about children having an active lifestyle and having fun playing football.

Amy is a qualified Level 2 club coach, and has taught gymnastics to thousands of children from 18 months to 18 years old. With a degree in Sports and Physical Activity from the University of Strathclyde in Scotland, she loves to backflip and cartwheel!

Zainab is our children’s yoga instructor who runs ‘Yoga with Zee’. She is joining Just Play Sports Camp to showcase the art of imaginative storytelling through yoga. Zainab loves to roar like a lion and stretch like a giraffe!

An FA qualified coach, Ben was born and grew up in Dubai and has coached thousands of children of all ages across the Emirate.  Ben loves organising fun games that all children can enjoy and get the most from.

Josh is the current Academy Director at FC Dubai, overseeing the coaching of over 500 children from 18 months to 16 years old.