Pro Soccer Combines / Pro Soccer Tryouts

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2014 Pro Soccer Combines / Pro Soccer Tryouts - $299

Our professional soccer trials and tryouts are designed to allow players to showcase their talents in front of professional European, American and Asian clubs. With the extensive contacts of our FIFA-licensed Player Agent, we can help you to establish a professional soccer career either abroad or here in the United States. Players who stand out at our tryouts will be selected to trial or sign with the professional clubs in attendance, sent to trial or sign with PSC contacts around Europe and America or invited to a PSC showcase tour.

Over the last 2 years PSC Soccer Combines have helped over 80 players gain professional contracts and trials in America and Europe. Please see our success stories below for examples.

 

2014 Pro Soccer Combine Dates and Locations

June Combines

July Combines

Please click on the location of your choice above for detailed information such as facility address, coaches, hotel packages and more. Due to the limited number of roster spots per combine and the high demand for exposure in front of professional coaches our combines often sell out well in advance of day one. We recommend signing up early to avoid disappointment - To register for an event please complete a Registration Form

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Recent Success stories

PSC are proud of the amount of players they have seen progress into the professional game following our events. Over the last 2 years over 80 players have signed or trialed professionally following PSC events. Here is a sample of success stories which have all been announced since January 1st 2014: -

 Read more of our Success Stories and Testimonials.

 

Confirmed Coaching Staff

Christian Samuelsson – Technical Director, Bodens BK (Swedish 2nd Division)
Christian Samuelsson

Christian has found PSC events most fruitful and will be returning to America this summer after signing four players from PSC events in the last 12 months and taking a further three on trial. He personally recruited Matt Sanner from our New York Combine in June who became a key player in the 2013 season run-in inspiring the team to seven straight wins. Following Sanner’s success Bodens BK have now signed 3 more players from PSC events and are widely expected to gain promotion back to the first division with the added quality brought in this year.

Players recruited by Christian Samuelsson for Bodens BK from PSC’s 2013 events: -

Matt Sanner – Signed from 2013 New York Combine
Andrew Lorei – Signed following Sweden 2014 Showcase Tour
Gino Mauro Signed following Sweden 2014 Showcase Tour
Eddy Prugh Signed following Las Vegas 2013 combine
Kevin Garcia – Trial following 2013 California Combine (signed with IFK Lulea)
Bennett Sneddon –Trial following 2013 California Combine
Taylor Davidson – Trial following 2013 California Combine

 You can read about how Andy, Gino and Eddy are adapting to life in Sweden at Bodens BK in Andrew Lorei’s weekly blog.

 

David Irving – Head Coach, Wilmington Hammerheads (USL Pro)

David Irving

Coach Irving has attended our combines both in UK and the US over the last 3 years as Head Coach of Wilmington Hammerheads who play in the USL Pro and were 2012 Championship runners up. We have a close working relationship with Dave and through our events he has signed a number of players who have become first team regulars in the 2012 and 2013 seasons: -


Shaun Utterson – UK Combine – January 2013
Mickael Oliveira – Maryland Combine – March 2013
Jamel Wallace – San Diego Combine – December 2012
Shawn Nicklaw – San Diego Combine 2011 – recommended to Wilmington and signed in March 2013
Arron Patrick – European Showcase Tour / Hammerheads pre-season tour – February 2013
Yahaya Musa – Maryland Combine – March 2012
Troy Cole – European Showcase to Turkey – January 2012
Troy Hernandez – Florida Combine– December 2011

 

Paul Taylor – PSC Managing Director

Paul Taylor

Paul encompasses over 35 years of top-level professional football experience ranging from playing, coaching and management in both England and America. After a distinguished playing and coaching career in both England and USA Paul spent 20 years coaching and managing professionally in England, mainly with Walsall FC. In 2002 Paul founded PSC and using both his and PSC’s FIFA Licensed Agent Mark Taylor’s extensive contacts he has instigated the following success stories from PSC events: -


Taylor Morgan – Signed with Ostersunds FK
Jonathan Borrajo – Trial with Walsall FC
Bill Gaudette – Trial with Barnsley FC and Walsall FC
Henry Booth – Trial with Wolverhampton Wanderers FC
Steve Eneme – Trial with Birmingham City FC
Robert Knights – Trial with Aston Villa FC
Fabrice Noel – Signed with Shanghai East Asia

 

Patrick Walker – Sweden PSC Residential Program Director

Patrick Walker

Patrick Walker boasts an impressive managerial career having had spells in the Premier Leagues of both Norway and Sweden with GIF Sundsvall and Sandjeford respectively. In the last 12 months he has played a prominent role in placing American players in Sweden and this summer will direct PSC's residential training prgram in Orebro, Sweden. With his extensive contacts in Scandinavia he has been instrumental in the organizing of professional games and trials in Sweden which have led to the following PSC success stories: -

Dom Furness – Signed with Ljungskile SK (Swedish Superettan)
Alex Horwath – Signed with Ljungskile SK (Swedish Superettan)
Jamel Wallace – Trial with Ljungskile SK (Swedish Superettan)
Kevin Garcia – Signed with IFK Lulea (Swedish 1st Division)
Zac Lubin – Signed with IFK Lulea (Swedish 1st Division)
Matt Sanner – Signed with Bodens BK (Swedish 2nd Division)
Gus Villalobos – Signed with Ange IF (Swedish 2nd Division)

 

Agency Staff Recommendations

Since 2002 PSC have forged a respectable reputation in the professional game working with players, coaches and teams all the way from Europe’s top leagues such as the Barclays Premier League through to American leagues such as the USL Pro. This long standing reputation for working in the professional game has led to a number of trials and signings of combine participants with clubs around the world who trust the opinions of the PSC Agency staff.

After an event, PSC will look to recommend any player that is capable of playing professionally to clubs around the world. The following players all attended a PSC combine or tour and received no interest from attending coaches but trialed or signed with a non-attending club based on PSC’s recommendations: - 

  • Alex Horwath (2012 Florida Combine) SIGNED with Swedish Superettan side Ljungskile SK
  • Zac Lubin (2013 California Combine) SIGNED with Swedish 1st Division side IFK Lulea
  • Jonathan Glenn (2013 Jacksonville Combine) SIGNED with Icelandic Premier League side IBV
  • Dominic Adams (2013 Jacksonville Combine) SIGNED with Icelandic Premier League side IBV
  • Michael Ramos (2013 Las Vegas Combine) trial with Icelandic Premier League side IBV
  • Andy Lorei (2013 Malaysia Showcase Tour) SIGNED with Swedish 2nd Division side Bodens BK
  • Dom Furness (Agency recommendation) SIGNED with Swedish Superettan side Ljungskile SK
  • Mike Palacio (2012 Turkey showcase) trial with Finnish Premier League side RoPS
  • Henry Booth (2013 Sweden showcase) training with English League One side Wolverhampton Wanderers
  • Toni Nhleko (2011 Turkey Showcase) trial in Malaysian Superleague
  • Chuck Chijindu (2011 California Combine) trial in Malaysian Superleague
  • Jonny Borrajo (2010 Turkey Showcase) trial with English League One side Walsall FC
  • Bill Gaudette (2011 Turkey Showcase) trial with English Championship side Barnsley FC

 

Cost

PSC's Pro Soccer Combines cost $299 to attend. This includes combine entrance only and players are responsible for their own transport and accommodation during the combine. PSC do offer discounted hotel rates which are explained above and can be selected during the registration process. 

 


Hotel Packages

 

To assist players in making the events more affordable PSC offer discounted hotel packages. Hotel packages include three nights shared accommodation during the combine plus breakfast each morning. Our hotel package cost differs depending on the location but ranges between $200 - 300 extra.  

 

Sample Combine Schedule   

Day 1

  • 9:30am – Registration and Introduction
  • 10:00am – 12:30pm Small Sided or 11 v 11 Games (9 v 9)

Day 2

  • 10:00am – 12:30pm 11 v 11 Games
  • 12:30pm – GK session

Day 3

  • 10:00am – 12:30pm 11 v 11 Games

Combine Evaluations

Following the combine we will send out written results from our Professional coaching staff via E-mail within 48 hours. If you have been selected to trial with a professional team, or to be a part of our next European Showcase, you will be notified in this email.  

If you have further questions please check out our combine FAQ page

 

Coaches / Scouts from the following clubs attended our 2012/13 Combines 

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Ekenäs (Finland)
Finnish 2nd League.

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Harrisburg City Islanders (USA)
Currently playing in USL Pro.

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Tampa Bay Rowdies (USA)
Currently playing in NASL.

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Fredrikstad FK (Norway)
Norwegian Premier League.

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FK Fyllingsdalen (Norway)
Currently playing in Norwegian 2nd League.

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Phoenix FC Wolves (USA)
Currently playing in USL Pro.


Lulea
IFK Lulea (Sweden)
Currently playing in Swedish Div 1.

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Walsall FC (English Leageue One)

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RoPS (Finnish Premier League

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Cambridge United (UK)
Currently playing in English Conference.

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HB KOGE (Denmark)
Currently playing in the Danish 2nd League.

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LA Blues (USA)
Currently playing in USL Pro.

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Þór Akureyri (Iceland)
Currently playing in the Icelandic Premier League.

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 Telford United (UK)
Currently playing in English Conference.

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´ÍA (Iceland)
Currently playing in the Icelandic Premier League.

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Bodens BK (Sweden)
Currently playing in Swedish Division 2.

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Ostersunds FK (Swedish Superettan)

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 Orlando City (USA)
Currently playing in USL Pro.

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VSI Tampa Flames (USA)
Playing in the USL Pro.

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Richmond Kickers(USA)
Currently playing in USL Pro.

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Wilmington Hammerheads (USA)
Playing in the USL Pro.

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FH (Iceland)
Currently playing in the Icelandic Premier.

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New York Cosmos (USA)
Currently playing in NASL.

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Charleston Battery (USL Pro)

 

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Birmingham City FC (English Championship)