Off Field: San Diego is a perfect destination for a soccer vacation, and the newly opened Residence Inn San Diego Del Mar is the perfect place to stay - in the center of everything in America's 8th largest city - close to the beautiful beach and minutes away from the city's top attractions and soccer fields.
Youth Soccer News: What does it take to be a successful female coach in youth soccer? Russian Women's National Team player and Global Image Sports (GIS) Partnership Development Manager Katya Gokhman on why women in soccer are critical to the success of the sport.
Youth Soccer News: This past summer a team from Encinitas Express took on international competition at the Gothia Cup in Sweden.
From across the Atlantic, and from one of the most premier and prominent English Premier League academies, West Ham United win GIS Cup's Super Group Bracket
Youth Soccer News: In July the Central California Aztecs BU14 traveled to San Sebastian, Spain, to compete in the Donosti Cup. What they found was more than a tournament, it was an experience of a lifetime.
Youth Soccer News: A group of 27 youth players had the opportunity to train at the Wolves FC Academy in England through the Wolves North American Academy initiative. Ian McClurg, founder and director of 1v1 Soccer FC, shares that experience.
Youth Soccer News: Soccer dreams came true for a group of young soccer players when they attended the West Ham Academy Experience in March. Youth soccer players came from as far away as Singapore, all across the United States and Australia to experience life at an EPL's top rated academy and train under Tony Carr, Paul Heffer and Ian Yuill.
Youth Soccer News: Italian Serie A club UC Sampdoria has announced plans to launch a North American Soccer Academy in partnership with Global Image Sports. The project will partner youth clubs in the U.S. and Canada with Sampdoria's Settore Giovanile Academy.
Youth Soccer News: A group of elite youth players from the U.S. and Australia will arrive in London for a week-long international training camp at West Ham United Academy. Former pro player and long-time Assistant Academy Director Paul Heffer will prepare the boys to take on Academy teams led by Academy Director Tony Carr.
Young Women's Soccer News: Southern California GU13 Girls take off for an international competition at the GOTHIA CUP this summer in Sweden. Looking for more talented players to join the team.
Youth Soccer News: AFC Ajax is one of the most famous and successful clubs in the world, with two FIFA World Cups, four UEFA Champions League titles and 31 Dutch National Championships. Eddie van Schaick, with Ajax Youth Football Academy, is working to bring that success to the United States
Youth Soccer News: Approximately six dozen talented young American players will experience the opportunity of a lifetime as they travel to train with legnedary Tony Carr at the West Ham United Academy in London, England.
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Youth Soccer News: For over 30 years Loek van Zijl has been helping youth soccer players experience the joys of international travel and competition.
Italian Soccer Reaches Out To USA Lega Nazionale Professionisti Serie B (“Serie B”) announced a formal partnership with Global Image Sports (GIS), to build the Italian League’s presence at youth level in North America.
Youth Soccer News: Sarah Kate Noftsinger, Commissioner for Elite Clubs National League (ECNL), talks about the benefits of international travel.
Youth Soccer News: Why Should Youth Soccer Players Travel? International travel is more than a chance to take on new opponents. By visiting other countries we move out of our comfort zone to a place where we can begin to better appreciate the things that we share with others. Listen to World Cup and Olympic Champs tell you why youth soccer players should pack their luggage with cleats and jet off!
Youth Soccer News: International travel brings a new dimension to the world of youth soccer players.
Youth Soccer News: Italian Serie A club Chievo Verona and Global Image Sports have partnered to launch the Chievo Verona North American Soccer Academy.
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