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Feb 11, 2015
Jared Bennett signs in Finland from AX Showcase

AX 2015 Scandinavian showcase tour participant Jared Bennett has been snapped up by central Finnish outfit AC Kajaani . Despite arriving late on the tour due to travel issues, Bennett quickly made his mark during its second leg. After just 15 minutes into a 2-1 win over FC Oulu, Juha Malinen , head coach of Premier League side RoPS, recommended Bennett to AC Kajaani. Within 24 hours the Trinidadian had met with the second division side’s coaching staff and was […]

Feb 10, 2015
Inaugural women’s combine yields 3 success stories

Three players have been offered trials in Sweden’s prestigious Damallsvenskan following AX’s inaugural women’s combine. In a hugely successful event at San Diego, Courtney Strode, Elise Kotsakis and Hannah May-Kimsey made great strides into the ever-growing women’s game. Top European coaches, some of whom will take their clubs into the European Champions League, were in attendance and saw a combine awash with talent. It is a vital time for those competing in the elite competition of women’s soccer as the […]

Feb 3, 2015
Suta suits up for FC Jazz on trial in Finland

AX are pleased to announce another success story from a busy 2014/15 winter.  Canadian centre-half Chris Suta has been taken on trial by FC Jazz of Finland’s second tier after impressing during AX’s San Diego combine in December 2014. It follows a commanding performance in the Scandinavian showcase last summer. Suta was recommended by his Canadian youth international teammate Gino Mauro . Mauro had experienced the benefits of AX showcases before: since the north Sweden tour of January 2014, Mauro […]

Jan 29, 2015
Hackbarth and Tagbo impress the Irish

Andy Hackbarth and Wilfried Tagbo have emerged as the first success stories of AX’s Ireland showcase tour. The composed centre-half will train with Galway FC while French forward Tagbo has earned a trial with Finn Harps. Yale University graduate Andy Hackbarth has had a long association with AX Soccer Tours. He first impressed in Jacksonville in 2013 and was unlucky not to get picked up by the coaches in attendance despite participating in a combine of an exceptionally high quality. […]

Jan 21, 2015
Matt Silva earns first professional deal with Kaya FC

AX are delighted to announce that 24 year-old goalkeeper Matt Silva has put to pen to paper in a deal with Kaya FC. Paul Tolentino, general manager of the Philippines Premier League outfit, attended both the Las Vegas and San Diego combines with a particular emphasis on finding a great shot-stopper. In a highly competitive roster, Silva stood out and was promptly offered terms by Kaya FC. The Canadian signs his first professional deal in football after stints at the […]

Oct 14, 2014
AX Showcase Players on trial with Jacksonville Armada

After establishing a relationship with the Jacksonville Armada, AX are delighted to announce that showcase players Minh Vu and Shawn Nicklaw will join the NASL outfit on trial for their inaugural season. The affiliation with the Armada began at AX’s 2013 Jacksonville combine when the club’s technical director Nathan Walters attended. After being impressed by the talent shown in north Florida, representatives from the Armada began to attend many of AX’s summer combines and showcases, taking a handful of players […]

Sep 24, 2014
English Midfielders quickly signed from AX Residential Program

After impressing during AX’s 2014 residential program in Örebro, Sweden, English midfielders Adam Brundle and Tyrell McLeod-Bentley have agreed terms with Karlslunds IF HFK of the Swedish Second Division. The talented 21 year-olds were first seen at the Jacksonville, Florida combine in December 2013, and AX believed their performances merited further opportunities to display their skills in front of their large array of contacts in Europe. The duo were invited on the 2014 showcase tours of both Turkey and Sweden, […]

Sep 1, 2014
Combine participant Gibson Bardsley instant success at Kiruna FF

AX are proud to report of Gibson Bardsley’s move to Division Three Norraland outfit Kiruna FF, and his immediate impact on the club’s fortunes. His glittering performances at the 2014 San Diego combine earned him his big opportunity in Europe. Centre forward Bardsley’s high school and college career was filled with accolades. He showcased his goalscoring exploits at Western Washington University, finishing his tenure at the Vikings varsity team with 41 goals, making him tied for first in the school’s […]

Mar 30, 2014
Villalobos Secures Deal with High-Flying Ange IF

The fourth success story from AX’s 2014 January showcase tour to Luleå and Stockholm is Gus Villalobos signing professional terms with Ange IF. AX Scandinavian director Patrick Walker recommended the attacking midfielder to the Swedish Division Two Norra outfit and, after the resulting trial, Villalobos will now join up with the first team in their quest for a fourth promotion in nine years. Villalobos, who has proved to be adept up front and on the wing, hails from Van Nuys in […]

Feb 18, 2014
IFK Lulea sign Zac Lubin to first Professional Deal

AX are delighted to announce that goalkeeper Zac Lubin has signed his first professional contract with Swedish Division One side IFK Luleå after a successful trial with the club. IFK Luleå’s sporting director Ingemar Ek asked AX to notify him if they saw a talented goalkeeper during the California winter combine. It was soon evident that Zac Lubin, despite such a high standard shown by many in The Golden State, fit the mold. The 6’5” shot-stopper, formerly of Seattle Sounders […]

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