Yearly Program Format
1. Tryout Evaluation Process
Three weeks in June and after June at all training sessions for 2017-2018 Premier Club teams. Click for Schedule
**currently every Wednesday 6:00-8:00pm in Stoneham
For Premier and Elite teams, as an Open House or to be Evaluated for the best program.
2. Summer Programs (team building and individual High School tryout prep.)
runs June - August (open house at March and May Tryout Prep clinic) Click for Summer Schedule
a) weekly Footskillz/StrikerSkillZ, KeeperSkillZ, Futbolito & Futsal games, called Azzurri Academy FootSkillZ & Games”
currently Wednesday 6-8pm in Stoneham and Thursday in Reading
b) Youth Camps – called Street BallerZ” currently weeks of 7/31 (Melrose, day camp), 8/07 (Stoneham, Evening Camp) , 8/14 (Reading, Evening Camp)
c) Summer High School Prep Camps, called “Fitness & FootSkillZ”, used to be in prime fitness for high school tryouts currently weeks of 7/31 (Melrose, day camp), 8/07 (Stoneham, Evening Camp) , 8/14 (Reading, Evening Camp)
d) “BambinoZ”, ages 4-6 intro to good touches. currently 6/21, 6/28, 7/12, 7/19, 7/26 from 5:00-5:50
e) Tournaments, full sided, 3v3 and Sand.
f) Tryouts for November College Showcase Teams currently every Wednesday 6:00-8:00pm in Stoneham
g) Tryouts for Youth Premier and Elite-Select Teams currently every Wednesday 6:00-8:00pm in Stoneham
3. Fall Programs (team building)
runs August - mid November (open house at June clinic and August clinic) Click for Fall Schedule
Planning all trainings sessions Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday in Stoneham, Reading and Saugus/Revere.
a) Youth Premier Club teams in Northeast Soccer League (NSL, formerly MAPLE)
** Premier teams include tournaments and State Cup games
b) Elite-Select Teams, ages 6-14
c) Tournament Teams, ages 8-14
d) FootSkillZ/StrikerSkillZ and KeeperSkillZ, ages 6-19 d) Striker - Keeper Wars Clinics and Town Clinics (one day or short term sessions).
4. November College Showcase Tournaments, ages 8-19 (college recruitment &high school age team building)
this is the start of the high school age and end of Fall season and is used to be seen and recruited by college coaches.
Planning NEFC November Cup
Planning GPS Thanksgiving Invitational (U09-U12) from Nov 18-19 (team registration due Oct 30)
Planning GPS Thanksgiving Showcase (U13-U19) from Nov 24-26 (team registration due Oct 30)
5. Winter Programs (team and player development in preparation for Spring)
runs November - March (open house at October Futsal clinic) Click for winter Schedule
a) Futsal Teams (Academy and Premier) ages 6-21
Premier Futsal plays in NHFutsal/MAFutsal, includes tournaments.
Planning Saturday's in Reading, Thursday's in Hamilton, Sunday in Malden
and for Premier Futsal only additional option is Saturday in Derry NH.
b) FootSkillZ/StrikerSkillZ and KeeperSkillZ ages 6-19
Planning Wednesday 6-9pm and Sunday afternoon in Malden.
c) Striker - Keeper Wars Clinics and Town Clinics (one day or short term sessions) d) Indoor Tournaments
Planning GPS New England Futsal Fest February 24-25 (registration deadline Feb 1)
e) Tryouts for Premier and Elite Youth and High School age teams
Planning Wednesday and Sunday in Malden starting December
6. Spring Programs (preparing to move up to a higher level and youth tryouts)
runs March-June (open house at January clinic) Click for Spring Schedule
Planning practice options Monday (TBD), Tuesday (TBD), Wednesday (TBD), Thursday (TBD), Friday (Stoneham) and Saturday (Lynnfield).
a) Premier Teams in Northeast Soccer League (NSL, formerly MAPLE), ages 8-19
**Premier teams includes tournaments and State Cup games
b) Tournament Teams ages 8-19
**6a) & 6b) are used to be seen and recruited by college coaches
Planning GPS March Madness Junior Showcase (March 3-4), GPS March Madness College Showcase (Mar. 10-11), GPS Memorial Day May 26-29 and NEFC Spring Showcase (March 16-18 or March 24-25)
b) Elite-Select Teams ages 6-19
c) FootSkillZ/StrikerSkillZ and KeeperSkillZ ages 6-19 d) Striker - Keeper Wars Clinics and Town Clinics (one day or short term sessions). e) “BambinoZ”, ages 4-6 intro to good touches
Futsal & Futbolito - Why it is the best teacher of the game - develops skill, intelligence and passion click here
AZZURRI FUTSAL VIDEO AND FUTBOLITO