As well as playing local Indian counterparts to test the development of players on each side, Sydie's Arsenal team joined Leicester City in a unique cultural experience.
As part of their trip, the youngsters coached with the Oscar Foundation before spending time in the underprivileged parts of the city.
"It's a completely different way to how we're living in England," he says. "It's been an amazing trip on and off the pitch.
"We've grown as a team and I've grown as a person. I've scored some goals, made new friends and I can't wait to come back."