Top Prospect :: Jose ‘Tute’ Alfaro

Since the inception of the US Development Academy some critics contend US Soccer Youth scouts fail to appropriately evaluate those players outside that level. While the USSDA has significantly elevated the overall quality of player the US produced there remains hole in our development net. US Soccer has made giant strides over the last few …

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Early Look :: 2016 MLS Draft

It’s never too early. HGP Board Seattle Sounders :: Jordan Morris :: Stanford :: Junior :: Philadelphia Union :: Connor Maloney :: Penn State :: Junior :: New York Red Bulls :: Brandon Allen :: Georgetown :: Senior :: Chicago Fire :: Grant Lillard :: Indiana :: Sophomore :: Chicago Fire :: Joey Calistri :: …

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USSDA News & Notes

Another week, more interesting notes from USSDA play. Like last week warm weather market teams are the only squads in play right now. – Liverpool target Brooks Lennon nabbed a hat-trick against Juventus Sports Club, leading RSL U18s to a 8-0 victory. Sources have confirmed to OWTY that Lennon is close to a deal with …

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USSDA News & Notes

- Strikers U18s topped Galaxy U18s last weekend 2-1 with two goals from 2015 California commit ;96 Shinya Kadono and solid effort from ’97 Johnathan Klinsmann in net. Galaxy U18s welcomed back ’96 striker Adonis Amaya to the roster. – 2015 Syracuse commit ’96 Spencer Held of Real So Cal grabbed a brace against southern …

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’98 Albelo Update

Following his Frankfurt U17’s victory in the Hale Tournament, a pre-season event, US U17 pool midfielder ’98 Christian Albelo has been invited to train with the Frankfurt first team this week. Albelo has been very impressive with Frankfurt. The midfielder was utilized as a pure #10 in America before making his move to Germany in …

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Top Prospect :: Nathan Wood

  OWTY recently spoke with Southampton Academy starlet Nathan Wood. The ’99 attacker popped onto our radar here at OWTY following his move from Fulham to Southampton earlier this year. Wood has American roots that come from his Father’s side. Wood’s grandmother was American with his great-grandfather serving in the United States Navy. We caught …

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Top Prospect :: Edson Murguia

OWTY recently spoke with midfielder Edson Murguia who moved traded his USSDA jersey for a Club Leon shirt last winter. Murguia’s excellent play with Leon caught the eye of US Youth scouts, and was invited to US’ last U15 camp. Murguia’s journey is one that many top young Mexican-Americans seem to be choosing. OWTY :: …

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