Lakewood Ranch is considered the best grass facility in the United States. Hosts of the December 2016 Nike Friendlies where the U17 Mens National Team defeated Turkey, Portugal, and Brazil. The fields are Bermuda grass and FIFA regulation.
Sign Up & Setup:
Accepted players sign up on a first come first serve basis. With a maximum of 2 fields of 11v11 games going at one time we can only accept a certain number of players for each position. Roster spots are not reserved until payment has been completed.
Day 1) 90 minute training session with professional coaching staff and a GK only session.
Day 2 & 3) Full sided 11v11 games observed and coached by professional coaching staff.
Benefits of Attending:
1) Sign a contract or trial with one of the professional clubs in attendance.
2) Receive an Agency Recommendation to trial with a European club in our network.
3) Get invited to an upcoming Professional Showcase Tour in Europe.
Professional Clubs & Scouts Attending:
Danish Superliga - Tier 1
Danish Superliga - Tier 1
Swedish Allsvenskan - Tier 1
Norwegian OBOS-ligaen - Tier 2
Danish 2nd Division - Tier 3
AX Agency Staff
Worldwide Recruitment and Player Placement
AX has established long standing relationships with clubs and coaches in professional leagues around the world. If a player impresses at an event but is not selected by one of the professional coaches in attendance our agency staff will recommend the player to professional clubs that will fit their skill set in Europe. This can come within days, weeks, or even months from the original event.
Shared Hotel Package (+400)• Homewood Suites by Hilton Sarasota Lakewood Ranch
TransportationAll players are responsible for their own transportation. AX has partnered with uber to make travel cheaper during our events. First time riders can use promo code: uberAXSOCCERTOURS to receive a $15 credit.
FeedBack7 days following the event we will notify you via email if you have been offered a contract or a trial with one of the professional clubs in attendance, if you have been selected to be apart of our next Professional Showcase to Europe, or if we feel you aren't ready for the professional level.
Refund/Credit PolicyNo refunds will be issued for any reason. If you purchase a roster spot and are unable to attend due to injury, emergency, etc, we will use that entry fee as a credit to any of our other tryout dates/locations. Credits can be validated up until 1 week prior to an event and will remain valid for 1 year. Credits are exclusive to their event type and are not transferable to other services.