By Stephen Ur –
25 New England Revolution Academy players received invitations to the United States Soccer Talent Identification Center on Wednesday. The singld-day event was hosted by US Soccer Talent ID Manager Rob Irvine along with Youth National Team Network scouts Brad Agoos, Kylie Standard and Bryan Harkin.
Some of the top invitees include Christiano Carlos [Chicopee, MA], who led the U-15s with seven goals this past fall, Cristiano Oliveira [Somerville, MA], who scored six goals, Ryker Fauth [Milford, MA], who made 13 appearances with the U-14 team, which includes seven starts, and Judah Siqueira, who led the U-14s with 10 goals.
“We’re incredibly proud of our players for receiving well-earned invitations to this program,” Director of Youth Development Rob Becerra said in a release. “To have 25 Revolution Academy players selected speaks volumes to the talent within our Academy program, which is growing everyday. We’re excited for our players to continue earning these opportunities.”
The ID Center, which will take place in Foxborough, MA, will be conducted while adhering to protocols due to COVID-19 under the Return to Play action put together by US Soccer.
The New England Revolution Academy returns to action in March and will begin the MLS NEXT spring season.