Slots filling up for 2019 Center of Excellence program

[April 16, 2019 - Harmon, Guam] All interested in taking part in the 2019 United Airlines GFA Center of Excellence have through Easter weekend to register online for coveted spots in U9 to U14 boys’ and girls’ divisions.

Open trial sessions for the U11 to U14 age divisions (birth years 2005-2008) begin Monday afternoon for the week before Block 1 of the program begins Apr. 29. Players registered have the choice of joining open trial sessions for field players or goalkeepers.

If selected, U11 and U12 boys will train Tuesdays and Thursdays and their female counterparts will train Mondays and Wednesdays. U13 and U14 boys and girls will train Mondays and Fridays. Goalkeepers will train Mondays and Fridays. U11 to U14 athletes will train for a total of 26 weeks.

No open trial sessions will be held for athletes in the U9 and U10 age divisions for both boys and girls; however, the age divisions will be capped at 80 athletes. Birth years for the U9 to U10 age division are 2009 and 2010. Training for both boys and girls in the U9 and U10 age divisions are Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays for a total of 20 weeks.

Registration, as well as the full COE overview, is available online at


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