USIT are hiring soccer players and coaches to spend the summer working at soccer camps in the USA on our Coach Soccer USA programme.
The programme is open to anyone aged between 18-30 with an enthusiastic attitude and a passion for soccer.
To celebrate this amazing opportunity, we’re giving one lucky winner an all-expense paid programme!
We believe Ireland is full of undiscovered football talent. That’s why we have begun our search to find Ireland’s Soccer Superstar, so we can give them the recognition they deserve. Think you or one of your mates is the next Ronaldo? Well, now it’s time to prove it.
The Life-Changing Prize
The winner will spend the summer traveling around the United States for free, teaching your skills to Americans who desperately need to learn how to play the beautiful game. Ditch Fifa for the summer and become a real-life Soccer God!
How To Enter
All you have to do is take a short video of you showing us your best soccer trick and post it/send it to USIT on Social Media. It’s that simple.
So, what are you waiting for? if you’re over 18, have an Irish passport and some serious soccer skills, show us your best soccer trick and become USIT’s Soccer Superstar!
What Happens If I Don’t WIn?
The good news is that if you don’t win the competition, you can still have the summer of a lifetime. Just sign up for one of our assessment days in February and show us your skills there!
- Oscar Traynor Centre (Feb 4th, 5 PM)
- Waterford IT (Feb 5th, 5 PM)
- University of Limerick (Feb 6th, 1 PM)
- University of Dublin (Feb 7th, 12 PM)
Terms and conditions:
- This prize entitles the winner to a free Coach Soccer USA placement for the summer of 2019 worth €1099. A Coach Soccer USA programme includes: Coaching Placement 8-10 Weeks, J1 Camp Counsellor Visa, Return Flights ex Dublin, Medical Insurance, US Bank Account, Police Cert, Meet & Greet on arrival, Accommodation, Weekly Wage (Up to $250), Coaching Equipment, Orientation manual, Three coaching uniforms
- The winner must pass an assessment in February and attend the training weekend in Warwick, UK 20th & 21st April and Dublin training day 24th March. Flights to Warwick are not included but accommodation and transfers are.
- Prize includes a return flight to NYC / Boston/ Atlanta – other destinations will occur flight supplements
- High season flight supplements apply from the 24th June 2019
- Embassy fee additional cost €160.00
- The prize cannot be transferred or exchanged for cash
- USIT will select the winner and reserve the right to pick a different winner if the original winner can not coach in the USA this summer, 2019.
- There is no entry fee and no purchase necessary to enter this competition.
- To enter this competition you must show off a football skill and share your video on social media by tagging USIT across Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram, Twitter or messaging USIT privately with your video
- Entrants must be 18-30 and be free to spend this summer coaching football in the USA.
- By entering this competition, an entrant is indicating his/her agreement to be bound by these terms and conditions.
- The competition is open to residents of Ireland aged between 18-30 years
- Closing date for entry is Jan 31st. No responsibility can be accepted for entries not received for whatever reason.
- The prize is as stated and no cash or other alternatives will be offered. The prizes are not transferable. Prizes are subject to availability and we reserve the right to substitute any prize with another of equivalent value without giving notice.