Join the Team – Boys Open Tryout – Nov. 3rd

Ages: 2007-2001 Prospective Boys ECNL & Elite Players Invited
Date: Sunday, Nov 3rd
Location: Academy of Holy Angels, South Turf

  • 8:00am-9:30am /  Boys 13U-16U (Birth years 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004)
  • 9:30am-11:00am / Boys 17U-19U (Birth years 2003, 2002, 2001)
  • 9:30am-10:00am / All GoalKeepers*
    *Goalkeepers should attend their appropriate age group training in addition to the GK session

MTA is seeking talented players to supplement our existing rosters on the boys side.  Please register using the link below to attend the Boys Open Tryout.  If you are already committed to another club for the 2019-202o season, you MUST have written DOC approval to attend.  Questions:  Send an email to admin@mnthunderacademy.org.

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MTA Tryout T-shirt (while supplies last)

MTA Player Fees Include:
(Billed by MTA in Commitment Registration)

  • Applicable ECNL, MYSA and/or TCSL league fees
  • Referee Fees
  • Outdoor Training/Game Fields & Equipment
  • Indoor Training/Game Domes/Facility Rental/Equipment
  • Goalkeeper Training
  • Coach Fees/Coach Education
  • Club Operations/Administration/Insurance

MTA Team Fees include:
(Billed by Team Manager)

  • Tournaments & Game Travel/Player & Coach Expenses (Estimate includes: player flight &/or bus and hotel)
  • Scrimmages
  • Add’l Team Fees/Activities

MTA Player/ Team Fees do NOT include:

  • Uniforms
  • NPL/Winter League Fee (to be billed separately)
  • National Championships/Playoffs (to be billed separately)
Click Here to Register for Tryouts!

Boys Director –

Position Open

Tobbe Thorsell - Boys Juniors Director
Tobbe Thorsell - Boys Juniors Director

Tobbe Thorsell is an established soccer coach and director

  • 15 years’ experience coaching youth soccer in Minnesota
  • High school coaching experience
  • 6 years of collegiate coaching experience.
  • Played for IF Brommapojkarna Youth Academy in Sweden
  • Assistant Coach at Gustavus Adolphus College – 3 MIAC Championships and NCAA berths.
  • Played semi-professional soccer for Swedish Club IFK Viksjo.
  • USSF National D License and NSCAA Director of Coaching Diploma
  • USSF National C License certification in process

2019-2020 Boys Team Expectations

**coming soon!** = Coach announcement pending transition with current club.

BIRTH
YEAR
TEAM COACH LEAGUE(S) TENT. WINTER TRAINING MTA PLAYER FEES EST TEAM FEES TEAM EXPECTATIONS
2011 U9 Nike Randall Mateo TCSL National – Fall, Summer & 4 Winter Fests TBD $1,900 $200-$500 1-2 Fall/3-4 Summer Tournaments
2011 U9 Swoosh TBA TCSL Nat’l/Reg’l – Fall, Summer & 4 Winter Fests TBD $1,900 $200-$500 1-2 Fall/3-4 Summer Tournaments
2010 U10 Nike Randall Mateo TCSL National – Fall, Summer & 4 Winter Fests TBD $1,900 $300-$600 1-2 Fall/3-4 Summer Tournaments
2010 U10 Swoosh TBA TCSL – Fall, Summer & 4 Winter Fests TBD $1,900 $300-$600 1-2 Fall/3-4 Summer Tournaments
2009 U11 Nike Joe Watt TCSL National – Fall & Summer TBD $2,200 $300-$1000 1-2 Fall/3-4 Summer Tournaments
2009 U11 Swoosh Fernando Jimenez TCSL National or Regional – Fall & Summer TBD $2,200 $300-$1000 1-2 Fall/3-4 Summer Tournaments
2008 U12 Nike Fernando Jimenez TCSL National – Fall & Summer TBD $2,200 $300-$1000 1-2 Fall/3-4 Summer Tournaments
2008 U12 Swoosh TBA TCSL Nat’l/Reg’l – Fall & Summer TBD $2,200 $300-$1000 1-2 Fall/3-4 Summer Tournaments
2007 U13 ECNL Steve Bellis ECNL Midwest Conference, MYSA First Division Fall/Summer TBD $3,300 $1500-$2000 ECNL Away Games
1 ECNL National Event
2007 U13 Elite TBA MYSA First Division Fall/Summer  TBD $3,000 $500-$1500 1-2 Fall/3-4 Summer Tournaments
2006 U14 ECNL Noel Quinn ECNL Midwest Conference, MYSA First Division  Fall/Summer TBD $3,300 $1500-$2000 ECNL Away Games
1 ECNL National Event
2006 U14 Elite TBA MYSA First Division Fall/Summer TBD $3,000 $500-$1500 1-2 Fall/3-4 Summer Tournaments
2005 U15 ECNL Mark Yueill / Jorge DeLosRios ECNL Midwest Conference, MYSA Premier 1  Summer TBD $3,100 $2200-$3200 ECNL Away Games
2 ECNL National Events
2005 U15 Elite Noel Quinn MYSA First Division Summer TBD $2,800 $600-$1600 3-5 Showcases &/or Tournaments
2004 U16 ECNL Mark Yueill / Jorge DeLosRios ECNL Midwest Conference, MYSA PR1/PR2  Summer TBD $3,100 $2200-$3200 ECNL Away Games
2-3 ECNL National Events
2003 U17 ECNL Dusan Jakica ECNL Midwest Conference, MYSA PR1/PR2/First Division Summer and/or Showcases TBD $3,100 $2200-$3200 ECNL Away Games
2-3 ECNL National Events
2003 U17 Elite TBD MYSA First Division Summer TBD $2,800 $500-$1500 3-5 Showcases &/or Tournaments
2002/2001 U18/U19 ECNL Dusan Jakica ECNL Midwest Conference, MYSA Premier I  Summer and/or Showcases TBD $3,100 $1500-$2000 ECNL Away Games
1 ECNL National Event
2002/2001 U18/U19 Elite TBA MYSA PR1/PR2/C1 Summer and/or Showcases TBD $2,800 $600-$1600 3-5 Showcases &/or Tournaments

Elite Clubs National League (ECNL) .  The Boys ECNL provides a top level, club-based development, training, and competition platform for youth male soccer players, with conference competition in six age groups (U13, U14, U15, U16, U17, and U18/19) and collegiate exposure through multiple Boys ECNL National Events. In addition to the competition platform, the Boys ECNL offers player identification and development opportunities for top players, as well as unique coaching education and club development programs. Top teams from every Boys ECNL conference qualify for the post-season ENPL Playoffs, along with top teams from US Club Soccer’s NPLs.

Learn more about ECNL here

Twin Cities Soccer Leagues (TCSL) aims to provide the highest quality soccer league experience in Minnesota.

Levels: Three levels of play at 9U & 10U (Red, White, Blue) and four levels of play at 11U-14U (National, Regional, State, Cities).

The Minnesota Youth Soccer Association(MYSA) promotes the game of soccer for all youth in Minnesota. They promote the importance of education, self-esteem, diversity and teamwork in a safe, fun environment, allowing players to develop to their fullest potential in soccer and in life.

Premier League: The MYSA Premier League is a statewide, inter-Member Club league that serves the highest competitive levels in Minnesota within MYSA.

Premier Team: A team that qualifies for placement in a Premier league based on previous season’s state league play, US Youth Soccer Minnesota State Cup finish or the Minnesota Summer State Championships.