PDA Boys North/Somerset Trial and Player ID Information

PDA Boys North/Somerset Trial and Player ID  Information


Thank you for your interest in the PDA North Boys ProgramPDA prides itself on developing elite soccer players through top-quality instruction and providing a clear pathway to the highest levels of the game. We are always looking for talented players with the desire, attitude and commitment to develop to their greatest potential. We provide opportunities in the following National Leagues; MLS Next, ECNL and EDP/USYS National League's (U13-U19) and all the top local leagues (U8-U12).

Player Trial/Tryout & Questionnaire 
Players interested in being considered for a trial/tryout should submit the online questionnaire by clicking on the link below. Trials will likely be 2-5 sessions over a 2 week timeframe.
Talent ID Clinics
Our Academy utilizes both coaches and scouts to identify prospective players. Individuals identified through scouting will be offered an opportunity to participate in a scheduled player trial or included within the appropriate age group team training. Strict policies govern the scouting process and the manner in which scouts or members of our Academy Technical Staff conduct themselves. Direct contact with players is not permitted during the course of the season and on-field contact between a scout and player is prohibited. Academy scouts are required to report any player identified to the PDA Technical Director. 
Email Sam Nellins snellins@aol.com 

Player Scouting Application

Players interested in being considered for our Academy and who would like to coordinate one of our academy scout's attendance at your next match, please submit the above questionnaire. Upon review, we may then contact you and your family to discuss the potential options for evaluation (see below). Please note, NOT all players will receive a response due to a high volume of interest in the PDA.
  • Scout player in match
  • Extended trial with PDA Teams
  • Participate in Talent ID sessions/tryouts
Send Videos To
Sam Nellins our Technical Director for U16 - U19 snellins@aol.com 
Eric Ruano for Director of U13 - U15 Teams eruano@pdasoccer.org
Dave Boutilier for Director of U8 - U12 Teams  dboutilier@pdasoccer.org



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