Frequently asked questions
What if we can not attend the player selection day?
Click the Contact tab on the website. MSOS coach will arrange an assessment for your player. We do not except a parent report. All players before joining the program will be analyzed by a Manchester School of Soccer coach. We do not except walk-on players via word of mouth.
Will we have breaks throughout the year?
The program runs 12 months of the year including Summer. We will exclude certain days for holidays. Holidays will be confirmed by your local director.
If not selected for the Elite or Premier group will there be a chance to break into the groups after the player selection days?
All year around players will have the opportunity to break into both groups. The groups will be modified slightly throughout the year with the addition of new players or the players already in the program having to face new challenges.
Is this a club?
NO! We are here to aid individual player development of striving players from club teams to help them by creating an environment to progress and get the tools they need to get to the highest levels of the game. We are here to help clubs grow better players for the future of U.S Soccer.
Do we order uniform for the player selection days?
No, Uniforms are only ordered when you receive the letter stating your player has been selected for the ELITE or PREMIER Programs. Both programs have the prestigious colors of BLACK & WHITE. No player that is not apart of the Center of Excellence program will be able to purchase the same uniforms.
What is the price if selected for the ELITE or PREMIER Programs?
Both programs are priced at $60:00 Per Calendar Month.
How do we set up payment?
All payment are made via direct debit. The information for the direct debit will be in invitation pack when selected for the ELITE or PREMIER Program.
What is my child's commitment?
If selected your child will be expected to attend their one hour and 30 minute session per week. The environment is created for players that want to better their progression. It is a must that players make it to all practices. You will find information on missing practices in your invitation pack if selected.