The yearly EBU Academy fee for the 2021/2022 Academy Program is $895 (U7/U8) and $995 (U9/U10).

This fee includes:

  • Outdoor training (2x per week during fall/spring)
  • Outdoor league games
  • One outdoor tournament (additional tournaments may require an additional fee)
  • Winter training
  • Uniform
  • Referee fees
  • WYSA player and team registration fees
  • Professional coaching

EBU’s Academy Program is committed to all players playing at least 50% of each game.

Players must wear soccer cleats and shin guards to all outdoor practices and games. Players must wear alternate jersey to all practices. In addition, a soccer ball is required at all practices as well as a good supply of water so players can stay hydrated.

U7/U8 players —– Size 3
U9/U10 players —– Size 4

U7/U8 games will be 4v4 in accordance with WYSA guidelines.

  • Game length, 4×10 minutes
  • No goalkeeper. No offside. No refs. No build out line. No deliberate heading.
  • Substitutions are unlimited and can occur at any stoppage

U9/U10 games will be 7v7 (with goalkeepers) in accordance with WYSA guidelines.

  • Game length, 2×25 minutes
  • Goalkeeper included. Offside included. Refs included. Build out line included. No deliberate heading. No punting.
  • Substitutions are unlimited and can occur at any stoppage.

Teams are formed based on individual ability and skill development. Teams are made up of players of similar ability.