Barça Residency Academy Tryout Camps are for players born between 2002-2007 (ages 12-18) who desire to join the academy and compete in the MLS Elite Youth Development Platform.
Players are evaluated by FC Barcelona and Barça Residency Academy coaches for Academy consideration.
Personalized locker with camp training kit (shirt, shorts, socks and pinnie)
Lodging on the campus resort with access to the resort amenities
Three nutritious, chef catered meals and a snack per day are provided
One-on-one personal evaluation by the coaches at the conclusion of the tryout camp
Airport pickup arrangements are available
Located 45 minutes from the Phoenix International Airport, Barça Residency Academy is the only full-time residential U.S. Soccer Development Academy (USSDA) program in the United States partnered with a top international professional team, FC Barcelona.
Will compete as a Founding Member in MLS’ Elite Youth Development Platform
Opportunities to train and tryout tryout for FC Barcelona in Barcelona, Spain
Training by full-time year round FC Barcelona coaches with award winning facilities
Immersion in FC Barcelona`s world-renowned youth development training and methodology
Excellent high school education on campus provided by Arizona State University Preparatory Academy
Every graduate has earned a college scholarship or has signed a professional contract
Compete in official FC Barcelona first team match kits
Open to U.S. Domestic Players
Trialists’ Birth Years must be:
2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, or 2007