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MLS Next Flex Event: A Showcase of Youth Soccer Talent

May 12, 2023

The MLS Next Flex event is an exciting and highly anticipated soccer tournament that is set to take place from May 12-16th at the Maryland SoccerPlex in Boyds, Maryland. MLS Next Flex Event: A Showcase of Youth Soccer Talent The event is open to 64 teams in each of the U-15, U-16, U-17, and U-19 age groups. These teams have qualified based on their points-per-game rank in the 2022-23 MLS NEXT regular-season division standings.

The 64 qualifying teams were drawn into 16 groups of four, with each team facing off against the other teams in their group. The winners of each group will automatically qualify for the MLS NEXT Cup Playoffs. This event is a great opportunity for young soccer players to showcase their skills and compete against some of the best teams in the country.

The MLS Next Flex event represents the future of the game of soccer in the United States. It features some of the top youth talent in the country and is an important stepping stone for players who want to play professionally in the future. The event will be a showcase of speed, skill, and teamwork, highlighting the incredible talent that exists within US soccer.

All players participating are eligible for verification on GoldCleats App.

The event is also an opportunity for coaches and scouts to identify young players who show potential. Teams will be fielding their very best players, and the competition will be fierce. There will be plenty of standout performers, and scouts will be on the lookout for players who stand out from the rest.

This tournament is an exciting time for young players, coaches, and scouts alike. We can't wait to see the incredible talent on display at the MLS Next Flex event. Here is full breakdown of the streaming schedule with Apple if you aren't able to make the event live.