Congratulations to COSC's Andrew Dutra for being selected to the 2018 id2 National Selection International Tour in Spain.
Andrew will tour Spain with 17 other players from across the country on March 22-April 3rd. Andrew is currently a player for our 04BR1 team.
ABOUT THE 2018 id2 NATIONAL SELECTION INTERNATIONAL TOUR:
The id2 National Selection will consist of 18 male players born in 2004 or later (with up to two players born after July 1, 2003), chosen from all participants in current id2 Program cycle.
This marks the fourth trip to Spain in id2 history and the second time the team will participate in the prestigious Mediterranean International Cup (MIC).
Conducted with the support of Nike, the id2 National Selection International Tour provides a multi-faceted experience on- and off-the-field that includes competing against top youth academy teams, watching professional games and playing at top-quality venues, in addition to the unique educational and cultural experiences that come with traveling internationally.
The tour is at no cost to players, except for personal passport-related expenses, etc. US Club Soccer and Nike will fund the tour, including airfare, lodging and meals, and provide a comprehensive gear, training and competition package.
Past opponents have included youth academy teams from the following clubs: FC Barcelona, Real Madrid, Juventus, Inter Milan, Atletico Madrid, ACF Fiorentina, Boca Juniors, Club Atlético Vélez Sarsfield, Argentinos Juniors, San Lorenzo de Almagro, Manchester City FC, Everton FC, Celtic FC, AFC Ajax, Borussia Dortmund and PSV Eindhoven, among others.