ORLANDO CITY SOCCER CLUB TO HOST MLS PLAYER IDENTIFICATION SESSIONS FOR HIGH-LEVEL YOUTH SOCCER PLAYERS
Want to high-level youth soccer in a U.S. Soccer Development Academy? Here is an opportunity in the Florida area where Orlando City Soccer Club MLS Player Identification Sessions are being held for Boys born 2008 through 2000.
The Orlando City Soccer Club (OCSC) is offering high-level male youth soccer players an opportunity to participate in evaluation sessions overseen by the OCSC Development Academy Staff in the month of April.
The purpose of these ID Sessions is to observe and identify the best young talents in the region to participate in the 2018-19 Orlando City Development Academy season.
“Orlando City is excited to begin preparations for the 2018-19 Development Academy season by hosting various ID sessions to identify top talent to build one of the strongest Development Academy programs in MLS.” Bobby Murphy, Development Academy Director.
The ID Sessions are designed for elite male players, born between 2000-2008, to gain exposure to the OCSC Development Academy coaching staff while also experiencing a professional training environment.
The coaching staff will conduct sessions to evaluate technical abilities and tactical awareness, and finish with small-sided games.
Interested athletes will also have the opportunity to experience and learn the OCSC philosophy and how it correlates to a developmental pathway into professional soccer.
Dates and Age Groups:
Players Born 2008 to 2005
ID Session 1 – Tuesday, April 10th, 6:00pm-8:00pm
ID Session 3 – Sunday, April 15th, 9:00am-11:00am
Players Born 2004 to 2000
ID Session 2 – Thursday, April 12th, 6:00pm-8:00pm
ID Session 4 – Sunday, April 15th, 1:00pm-3:00pm
There will be four ID Sessions divided by age group being hosted on April 10, April 12, and April 15 on the campus of Montverde Academy, 17235 Seventh Street in Montverde, FL.
The cost for per session is $35.
For more details about the program, dates of the session, and to register, please click here.