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MLS & NASL teams to hold 2015 preseason training at Grande Sports World

CASA GRANDE, Ariz. – Real Salt Lake, the New England Revolution and Indy Eleven highlight the list of professional teams hosting their preseason training at Grande Sports World heading into the 2015 Major League Soccer and North American Soccer League seasons. Real Salt Lake returns to Grande Sports World for their annual preseason training stint...
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Freddy Juarez named inaugural head coach of Real Monarchs

SANDY, Utah – Real Monarchs announced Tuesday that Real Salt Lake-Arizona Academy Assistant Coach Freddy Juarez has been named the inaugural Head Coach of the USL PRO side ahead of its first season of play. Juarez, who has been with the Real Salt Lake-Arizona Academy since its initial 2010-2011 season in the U.S. Soccer Development...
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Jason Eng signs professional contract with Hong Kong Rangers FC

CASA GRANDE, Ariz. – Grande Sports Academy alumnus Jason Eng has become the 14th player in academy history to sign a professional contract, joining Hong Kong Rangers FC of the Hong Kong Premier League. Hong Kong Rangers FC are one of nine teams competing in the inaugural season of the Hong Kong Premier League. Founded...
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Soccer Recap: Glad, Saucedo, U.S. U-18 MNT win title in Czech Republic

ZLIN, Czech Republic – The U.S. U-18 Men’s National Team are the champions of the 21st International Tournament of Vaclav Jezek after defeating Ukraine 1-0 in Saturday’s final. A 47th minute goal from Villarreal’s Mukwelle Akale proved to be the difference in the score, with Cameron Lindley providing the assist. The USMNT began their undefeated...
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GCU Men’s Soccer holds preseason at Grande Sports World

CASA GRANDE, Ariz. – The Grand Canyon University Men’s Soccer team held their preseason training at Grande Sports World this week as they look ahead toward their second season in Division I of the NCAA. “This is our second preseason here, I can’t describe how great it’s been,” said Head Coach Petar Draksin. “It’s brought...
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College Soccer: GSA quartet shine for Louisville in preseason

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The Louisville Cardinals have opened their preseason with a pair of dominating wins thanks to Grande Sports Academy alumni Ricardo Velazco, Jon Zabasajja, Andrew Brody and Jack Gayton. In their preseason opener, the No. 14 Cardinals were victorious in a 3-0 win over Rio Grande, with Velazco and the newly transferred Zabasajja...
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Soccer Recap: GSA players, coach & alumnus shine at MLS All-Star Week

PORTLAND, Ore. – Six current and former members of Grande Sports Academy were featured at MLS All-Star Week, participating in the Generation adidas Elite Soccer Program Showcase and the Chipotle MLS Homegrown Game. Grande Sports Academy’s Terrell Lowe, Erik “Gallo” Virgen, Aristotle Zarris and newcomer McKay Eves were selected for the Generation adidas ESP Showcase...
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Soccer Recap: RSL Reserves fall to Pittsburgh, draw on the road against Colorado

CASA GRANDE, Ariz. – The Real Salt Lake Reserves were able to take only one point from their last two games following a 5-2 loss against the Pittsburgh Riverhounds and a 2-2 draw on the road against the Colorado Rapids. In the 8th minute against Pittsburgh, Sebastian “Bofo” Saucedo, the seventh Grande Sports Academy player...
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Soccer Recap: GSA alumni Gall and Lopez win NTC Invitational with U-20 USMNT

CARSON, Calif. – The Under-20 United States Men’s National Team are the 2014 National Training Center Invitational Champions following a scoreless draw against Australia on Friday. The 0-0 draw against Australia resulted in both teams finishing with seven points, making the US the tournament champions with a +5 goal difference, one better than Australia’s goal...
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Soccer Recap: GSA’s Saucedo and Lennon start in U-18 USMNT loss to Sweden

MALVEIRA, Portugal – The U-18 US Men’s National Team lost to Sweden 1-0 in its final game of the 20th Lisbon International Tournament on Tuesday, finishing with one point from three games to finish last among the four teams in the tournament. Following a scoreless first 45 minutes, Sweden’s Carlos Strangberg broke the deadlock early...
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