Program Overview

The Central Select program offers soccer players, both boys and girls, the opportunity to receive supplementary, advanced-level training from the New York Red Bulls coaches. The program is open exclusively to players who play for official youth partner clubs for the Red Bulls within the Central and Shore areas of NJ.

Intended solely for competitive and elite travel level soccer players, the advanced curriculum of Central Select is specifically designed to target the individual within a team environment. This program will operate in 2021 for spring and summer with a focus on providing players in Red Bulls Youth Partner clubs the opportunity to add to their development through summer training and supplemental tournaments and games.

  • The program is for birth year 2006-2011 boys and girls only.
  • Players must be currently registered with an official Red Bulls Youth Partner club team for the upcoming Fall 2021-Spring 2022 season to participate in this program.
  • Tryouts and training will be held at a central location to all partner clubs in region.

The Central Select program is intended to compliment Red Bulls other select player pathways, such as RDS, by offering additional opportunities to be identified for Red Bulls RDS Regional and Red Bulls Academy teams.

Program Benefits

  • Central NJ-Based Elite Level Training Opportunity
  • Coaching from New York Red Bulls Youth Coaches
  • Exposure to Red Bulls Elite Level Pathway and Player Identification
  • Full Adidas Red Bulls Youth Programs Uniform
  • Complimentary Red Bulls Match Ticket
  • Invitation to Red Bulls Elite Player Combine overnight camp at end of summer for age-appropriate teams
  • Participation in Red Bulls Select Festival for age-appropriate teams
  • RDS Residential Camps Pre-Approval

Program Structure

The Select program includes training sessions, a summer tournament, and the opportunity to play in crossover games with other teams in the Red Bulls Select pathway.

The Select program operates on the following calendar:

  • Spring
  • 2 tryout dates
  • 3 x 90 minute training sessions
  • 1 x Red Bulls Select Festival (for appropriate age groups)
  • Summer
  • 3 x 90 minute training sessions
  • 1 x tournament (July)
  • Friendly games with other Select teams (August)
  • \Red Bulls Elite Player Combine (\Additional. Play with ODP, WYSL Select, Red Bulls Pre-Academy, and Academy teams).

Register for Tryouts

Access to this program is by tryout only. Players must be currently registered for the Fall 2021 season within the following Central/Shore NJ partner clubs.

Central Select eligible clubs:

  • Highland Park SA
  • Lawrence Hamnett Soccer Association
  • Moorestown SC
  • Northern Burlington SC
  • Point Pleasant SC
  • RSA (Robbinsville)
  • South River Future Stars
  • Toms River FC

Program Information

Tryout Date: 5/14/2021

Call Back Date: 5/21/2021

Training Dates (subject to change*): 6/4, 6/18, 7/9, 7/16, 8/6

Program Cost

$350 per player for those who are accepted into the program. Cost will be charged upon a second registration for the program itself upon successful tryout. Uniform and all other fees are included in the program cost!

Uniform Details:

Players are required to purchase the following Red Bulls Central Select items through Soccer.com (included in price):

  • 2 Adidas Jerseys
  • 1 Adidas Training Shorts
  • 1 Adidas Sock