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RTC Program


A best with best program that's closer to home and it's FREE OF CHARGE.

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RTC Program


A best with best program that's closer to home and it's FREE OF CHARGE.

Regional training center NEWS

 

Developmental Purpose

To identify and support the development of the most promising young players with meaningful opportunities that better prepare them for selection into US Soccer Market Training Centers and MLS Academies.

How does it work?

The program is FREE of charge and by invitation only. Only players nominated by their clubs or recommended by Next Gen scouts can participate. Players who progress through the levels are recommended to US National Development programs, MLS Academies and International Professional Clubs. At all times in our programs, players remain on their club teams.

Who is it for?

BOYS born in 1997 - 2004
GIRLS born in 1999 - 2004


ABOUT THE PROGRAM LEVELS

Development Days: 
Directors of Coaching or Club Coaches recommend their most promising players to attend local Development Days.

Training Centers.  
Players attend regular Training Centers throughout the year.  Centers currently operate in Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania & Maryland. 

Regional Formation Centers : 
The most promising players from the Training Centers are invited to attend 2-3 day residential experiences.  As well as competing in “ best with best” training and meaningful matches, players learn about the importance of their professionalism off the field.

Next Gen Select Squads: 
Based on players ability and attitude, Select Squads are chosen to showcase their talent in developmental fixtures with U.S. and International youth academies of professional clubs.


HOW TO NOMINATE PLAYERS:
To nominate players from your club into the Next Gen Training Centers  please email TONY WILLIAMS – tony@nextgenusa.org

 
 
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ETC


Experience tells us that it can often be the late developers with the right attitude who are the ones who eventually make it to the top level.

ETC


Experience tells us that it can often be the late developers with the right attitude who are the ones who eventually make it to the top level.

ETC News

 

Developmental Purpose

  • Emerging Talent Centers (ETC) are designed to accelerate the growth of promising young players not yet considered ready for Regional Training Centers (RTC), but who have the desire to improve.
     
  • The program allows talented players who may not be the tallest or most skillful in the team, YET, time to develop and grow within a professional learning environment.


How it works

  • ETC is by invitation. Only players nominated by their clubs or are scouted by Next Gen can participate in the program.
     
  • Nominated or Scouted Players are invited into local Development Days where Next Gen Coaches observe their ability and attitude in training sessions, small-sided games and interactive player development workshops.
     
  • If selected, ETC is a year-round program that is divided into 3 seasonal training cycles. (Fall, Winter & Spring)
     
  • At all times in our programs, players remain on their club teams.

 

Why be part of it?

  • ETC represents a genuine chance for players to develop and advance to the Next Gen Regional Training Center Program. To date, over 50 players have progressed from ETC into RTC.
     
  •  Character of Champions - Most parents find that these inspirational, interactive workshops are what makes our program unique. In these workshops, players learn to take personal responsibility for their own soccer, academic and lifestyle development. 
     
  • Select Squad Tours - Selected in ETC (boys and girls) will be chosen to form squads to participate in a training and games programs against leading youth development academies in Europe and South America.

ETC is a Long Term Player Development Program which will be of great benefit to all children, both as people as well as players and irrespective of making the Regional Training Centers program. Therefore, parents are encouraged to be patient as – THERE ARE NO SHORTCUTS TO DEVELOPMENT.

Next gen's select squad at
u13 International champions league


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Registration now open!



About the new ETC Program

Age Groups

  • BOYS & GIRLS born in 2002 - 2007.

Training Program

  • Weekly syllabus designed to accelerate the progression of "like for like" players into higher levels of Next Gen development programs. 

Games Program

  • A festival-based developmental games program between neighboring Emerging Talent Centers, allowing Next Gen to monitor players performance and observe their ability to impact competitive games.

International Development Experience

  • Players participating in ETC will have the opportunity to be selected to travel abroad to train and play against International competition.

Monitoring & Evaluation

  • Players will receive verbal feedback at the end of each programming period and a detailed performance evaluation at completion of the three ETC cycles.


To find out more about the ETC Program please contact Jeff Bookman jeff@nextgenusa.org

 
 
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