Barça Residency Academy Tryout Camps are for players born between 2002-2007 (ages 12-18) who desire to join the academy and compete at the highest level of youth soccer in North America.
Players are evaluated by FC Barcelona and Barça Residency Academy coaches for Academy consideration.
A three-day high-intensity tryout experience
Personalized locker with camp training kit
Lodging at on-campus resort with access to the resort amenities
Three nutritious, chef catered meals and a snack per day
One-on-one personal evaluation by coaching staff at the conclusion of the tryout camp
Airport pick-up/drop-off 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.
Competition in the MLS NEXT – the highest level of youth soccer competition, training, and development in North America
Opportunities to train and tryout tryout for FC Barcelona in Barcelona, Spain
Training by full-time year-round FC Barcelona coaches in 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, 2007, or 2008