Football is one of the most emerging sports in North America. The NWSL is one of the best women’s leagues in the world. The MLS now enjoys enormous media attention through sensational transfers such as that from Zlatan Ibrahimovic to LA Galaxy.
50 college teams have an average of 1,000 fans at their home games. Brigham Young University leads the ranking with 3,000 fans per game.
Every year almost 40 women make the transition into the NWSL. On the men’s side, there are almost 100 who make the leap into professional sports.
Vedad Ibisevic played for the University of Pittsburgh & Neven Subotic for the University of South Florida. Each player of the US women’s national team played college soccer for at least one year.
There are thousands of reasons why you might choose to go to the United States. We have selected three that we know from our own experience. We know exactly what it’s like to be faced with the question: “What’s next?”
An injury screwed your dreams of going pro in Europe. The US college sports system offers a perfect alternative to fully exploit your potential.
In team sports in particular, you are often dependent on factors that you cannot directly influence. With a degree in the USA you can really challenge yourself again and see what you are made of.
Students from all over the world meet in college sports. Studying in the United States can open doors that you would never have believed existed before.
Basically, one can generally say that European players are better trained in technique and tactics than American players. However, American footballers are very athletic and advocate a game that is focused on physical condition.
The level of performance in women’s football ranges from the Landesliga to the Bundesliga. The best college teams can even be equated with German Bundesliga clubs.
The level of performance varies from average 5th league teams to average 2nd league teams.
As mentioned before, you have the opportunity to study without loosing your focus from sports. How is that possible? Sport & University are 100% coordinated.
“When I study in the USA, I can no longer see my friends and parents.” We understand these concerns, of course, but you have 4 months a year to visit your parents & friends.
The fall semester begins in early August. The preparation for the season takes place in the first 2-3 weeks. After that, depending on the performance, season will be played until mid-December.
Christmas holidays are from mid-December to mid-January. It is therefore possible to come home and spend cozy days with family and friends.
The spring semester starts in mid-January and is also known as off-season in college football. The entire spring serves as preparation for the autumn season.
The summer holidays at most universities start in early May and last until early August. So you have 3 months off and therefore have enough time to visit home.
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