Downtown United Soccer Club sweeps up two generation adidas international Select nominations, sending Immanuel Sealey to Madrid, Spain to train at the Real Madrid Foundation and sending Eva Kellner to Lyon, France to train with Olympique Lyonnais.
ATLANTA, GA - For over ten years, generation adidas international has partnered with premier adidas clubs to develop youth soccer at the international level through its Select programs. Talented players are invited to train at the Real Madrid Foundation, A.F.C. Ajax, and Olympique Lyonnais, three of the world’s most powerful soccer clubs.
Each year, the top adidas clubs nationwide have the exclusive opportunity to nominate players to participate in the program. This August, talented players from some of the nation’s best clubs will take the field in Europe, training with top quality European academy coaches and playing against academy teams.
Eva Kellner to Olympique Lyonnais
Olympique Lyonnais Féminin is among the most successful teams in Europe and is a true powerhouse in European football. They have won 13 Division 1 Féminine championships in a row. Lyon boasts a record 17 Division 1 Féminine championships, 10 Coupe de France titles and 6 UEFA Women's Champions League titles. In addition to being trained by Olympique Lyonnais academy coaches, Eva Kellner will play in international friendly matches against Academy teams and receive individual evaluation from the coaches - an opportunity presented to few players worldwide.
Immanuel Sealey to Real Madrid Foundation
Immanuel Sealey will have the opportunity to experience the culture of soccer at one of the most prestigious men’s programs in the world – Real Madrid. Having won 33 La Liga titles, 19 Copa del Rey titles, and a record of 13 UEFA Champions League titles, Real Madrid is one of the most successful clubs in men’s soccer, both nationally and internationally. Sealey will experience elite level development through specialized training with academy coaches, international friendly matches against academy teams, and individual evaluation.
About generation adidas international: generation adidas international emphasizes adidas’ role as the premier provider of elite developmental opportunities to its youth soccer clubs. With generation adidas international’s incomparable access to the world’s top academies and tournaments, adidas clubs have the opportunity to train and play at the sport’s most renowned institutions. With generation adidas international, the world of adidas soccer opens its doors. Where will you play?