2019 US Soccer Trials

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

The purpose of ICEF's trials is to select the top 50 soccer players to participate in the 2019-2020 premium boarding program in Europe.

Yes! All applicants must be screened to join the 10-month boarding program as level of play is highly important for the development of all student-athletes.

Of course! We prepare and extend the highest opportunities to boys and girls equally.

Yes! ICEF is dedicated to fostering the growth of student-athletes from 13 to 18 years old.

At this time, ICEF does not offer scholarships. On a case by case basis, financial assistance will be assessed and a payment plan can be customized.

Yes! Every player may get professionaly assessed. However, only the top players will be selected.

The US trials include registration fees, professional assessment, one soccer uniform, a balanced lunch and water.

ICEF is looking for serious and talented student-athletes who are committed to their game and their education. ICEF is designed for players who are capable of exceeding at the next-level, in an international environment.

All applicants must bring cleats, shin-guards, socks and sunscreen. Goalkeepers must bring gloves.

Welcome to ICEF's soon to be US Headquarter: Central Broward Regional Park - 3700 Northwest 11th Place, Lauderhill, FL 33311.

All applicants will be assessed by ICEF's UEFA / FFF Licensed technical staff in charge of recruitment in the US.

Non! ICEF's technical staff is international and all training sessions and assessments will be provided in English.

Parents are welcome to attend the US trials from the stadium's bleachers. Though they are not authorized on the field at the time of the assessment, an individualized meeting will be organized with the coaches and parents will receive a performance report upon completion of the US Trials.

The day will begin at 8:30 am and will end between 6:30 and 7:00 pm. All applicants will participate in professional soccer drills, small sided games, workshops, and individualized performance report meetings. ICEF does not guarantee the time of play to each participant.

The US trials begin on Saturday at 8:30 am. We recommend you arrive the day prior to get mentally and physically ready to perform at your best. You may catch a flight on Saturday night. If needed, we can accommodate Indivualized performance meeting with coaches in order for you to commute to the airport as soon as possible.

In order to attend the US Trials, you do not need further documentation as the one provided during your online application.

You will be informed of your selection status during the indivualized meeting with the coach that same day.