College soccer – fun facts

Soccer in the United States - 7 December 2022

Did you know that…

  • 11 college student athletes played for their country at the 2019 Women’s World Cup in France?
  • Do both the MLS (Men’s Professional Soccer League) and the NWSL (National Women’s Soccer League) organize events for scouting senior student athletes?
  • In the United States women’s football more popular is than men’s football? The women’s national team also generally outperforms the men’s national team.
  • Slamstox soccer specialist a href=”” target=”_blank” rel=”noreferrer noopener”>Wouter Verstraaten played College Soccer at the University of the Pacific, then continued his master’s and soccer career at Durham University in England and now plays professional soccer at South Shields?
  • Slamstox soccer specialist Kees Heemskerk came from Ajax youth and played four years of college soccer himself for the College of Charleston, after which he was active as a professional soccer player in the Eredivisie before finally joining Slamstox. Check out his story here.
  • International student athletes have been arguing with American student athletes for years whether the sport should be called ‘soccer’ or ‘football’? They don’t seem to come out .. 😉

Would you like to know more? Feel free to fill out our let’s meet form on this page, and we will contact you.

"*" indicates required fields

× Hoe kan ik je helpen?