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Maarten Nikkessen signs at James Madison University, Harrisonburg, Virginia

KingsTalent is delighted to announce the transfer of Maarten Nikkessen! The only 17 year old forward from Utrecht will join the James Madison University in Harrisburg, Virginia, in summer 2017. JMU competes in the NCAA Division 1, the highest US College soccer division.     Nikkessen is a physically strong attacker…

Bryan Simons signs at DePaul University, Chicago, Illinois

Summer 2017 Bryan Simons will write the next chapter in his still young soccer career. The 22 year old Limburg midfielder will take the plane to Chicago, USA. Simons, currently playing at 3rd Division soccer club EVV Echt, signed a contract at DePaul University men’s soccer team.   The multifunctional midfielder started…

Twan Verweij signs at Carson Newman University, Jefferson City, Tennessee

Coming summer (2017) Twan Verweij is going to chase his dream to study and play soccer in the US. The 22-year old goalkeeper wil transfer from VV De Meern to Carson Newman University from Jefferson City, Tennessee.   The 6′ 7” goalkeeper has been playing at VV De Meern since…

Recruitment Season 2018 open!

Recruitment Season 2018 is open!! Do you want to go on the ultimate adventure starting August 2018 and combine topsport and education in the US? Practice and play games at the highest level, travel the US, make friends for life and finish your bachelors or masters degree. Sign up now and…

Soccer Showcase 2017 big success!

On January 7th the day had finally come! The second edition of the KingsTalent Soccer Showcase in Gemert. For the organization the day started already at 05:30h. Snow, frozen rain and code orange for dangerous weather conditions! Quickly the crisis council with VV Gemert groundsmen was operational to find out if it…

Jasper Moonen signs at Central Methodist Univeristy, Fayette MO

21 year old Jasper Moonen leaves for the US this winter to play soccer and enroll in an undergraduate college program. Recently Moonen put his signature on a contract with Central Methodist University. With this transfer he will trade GSV’28 for the CMU Eagles men’s soccer team from Fayette, Missouri….

NSCAA CONVENTION 2017 – LOS ANGELES

The National Soccer Coaches of America Association (NSCAA) Convention is the single largest soccer coach convention in the world. This 5 day gathering is being organized for all American soccer coaches with the primary goal to lift the soccer level in the US to a higher level. Famous European clubs (FC Barcelona, Real…

Jurren van der Gun – honorable mention All American

Jurren van der Gun is having a great time in the US. His achievements so far go without saying. Winning the championship title in the Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference, reaching the national championships and getting ranked nationally as a team with ONU all confirms his great season so far. Besides these team achievements Jurren…

Weekly Update (48) – What happened on the field

The last weekly update of the year. The season is over and we can look back on an amazing year. A year with lots of highlights. This makes us proud. The many stories we hear coming from the other side of the ocean, the photo’s, the friendships, the successes. A…

Lars Blenckers: First weeks @ UrbanaU Ohio

You are in the States for almost two weeks now, how are you doing? Lars: “I’m really having a great time! I knew beforehand that Urbana University was a small university in a small town, but all my days have been completely filled. The first week of practice took a…