Samba FC San Antonio have announced the date for open tryouts for their 2018 Fall UPSL team and their US Open Cup 2018 qualifying team, in an effort to expand their roster and discover players for UPSL and US Open Cup. The date is Saturday, July 28, 2018 and will be held at Wheatley Heights Sports Complex.
“We are looking for great local talent who can immediately roster our team for the 2018 Fall UPSL team and also our US Open Cup qualifying team,” said Samba FC San Antonio General Manager and Head Coach John Rexroat. “This gives local talented players an opportunity to be part of UPSL, the number one semi pro league in the nation and players will also showcase their talents playing in the US Open Cup while playing for our Samba FC qualifying team”.
The Samba FC San Antonio technical staff will choose the most talented players for an immediate roster for the UPSL and US Open Cup team. The team joined the Upsl in the Spring and plays in the Texas Conference South Division. The 2018 Fall season will start in September and the team will practice and hold their home games at Wheatley Heights Sports Complex
Players who have played at the professional level should bring a copy of their CV at tryouts.
Wheatley Heights Sports Complex
200 Noblewood Drive
San Antonio, Texas 78220
Saturday, July 28, 2018
Walk Up Registrations: 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Registration Area: Meet at stadium bleachers.
Participants must be male between 17 years and up. The tryout will consist of technical training and playing an 11v11 pick up games to impress the Samba FC coaching staff.
Players must register at walk-up between 4:00 PM and 5:00 PM. No late registrations wil be accepted. The registration fee for the (1) open tryout event is $45 (per player) and must be paid in cash on the day of tryouts. No refunds will be issued once player has been registered.
In addition to the $45 registration fee. Tryout participants are responsible for all airfare, incurred travel costs, food and transportation to the tryout. Samba FC San Antonio will not help with Visa’s, or letters of invitation.
Players must come prepared for tryouts with their own soccer shoes, socks, shorts, gloves, shinguards or any other equipment related to their position. Each player must wear black shorts, black socks and white plain t-shirt. Goalkeepers need to bring the proper equipment for their position. and wear either keeper pants or shorts.
All tryout players must fill out a registration form and sign a waiver. Players under the age of 18 years old must have a parent or legal guardian fill out registration and sign a waiver.
A scrimmage vest with a number will be given to all tryout registered players and must wear during the games. Teams will be constructed randomly.
*No alcoholic beverages allowed on the premises.
For questions please email Director of Team Operations Charles Lee.