ESI U17s to Play in FIFA Approved International Tournament in France
March 3, 2020News
The ESI U17 team was accepted to participate in the 38th edition of “Le Festival d’Armor.” This FIFA Approved International Tournament is one of the most competitive French international tournaments for U17s. The tournament and all games will take place in Plougonvelin, France (near Brest), from May 30th to June…
ESI alumnus Kaïlé Auvray makes US U17 Debut
February 25, 2020News
This month, ESI alumnus Kaïlé Auvray traveled to England with the U.S. Under-17 Men’s National team and participated in the 2020-2021 UEFA Development Tournament. He was one of 20 players representing the United States in the tournament. Kaïlé saw the field in two of the team’s three international competitions. He…
ESI’s U17 Boys Team wins US Youth Futsal National Championship
February 17, 2020News
On February 17, ESI's 03 team did what no other ESI team has ever done. They won the bragging rights as the 2020 United States Futsal National Champs! "We’ve been working for years to get to this point," Coach Stéphane Auvray said. "We are officially the best Futsal team in…
Kaïlé Auvray Selected for the United States’ U17 Men’s National Team
February 13, 2020News
ESI is proud to announce that ESI alumnus Kaïlé Auvray has been called up to the U.S. U17 Men’s National Team. This significant honor is bestowed on players by the US Soccer Federation. The U.S. Soccer Federation selects the best players to play on the U.S. National Team. Using their…
ESI’s Drew Rosenthal Plays with USYF in Barcelona, Spain
December 24, 2019News
ESI 05/06 player Drew Rosenthal is representing the United States' Youth Futsal 2006 Boys Squad in the 2019 Barcelona Spain International Trip this week. He arrives in Spain on Friday, December 27 and will be in Spain until January 4, 2020. The first game is Saturday, December 28. United States…
2019 Fall Nebraska League Champs
December 5, 2019News
ESI's 03/04 team took first place honors as the Nebraska League's Fall 2019 17B Premier Crossover - Level 1 Winners. The team traveled up and down I-29 to Nebraska to play competitive teams in Omaha and Lincoln as well as bordering states such as Iowa. The Nebraska League is the…
GSI College Showcase KC 2019 Sweep
December 4, 2019News
ESI 03 team dominated the GSI Showcase KC Nov 15-17 with 3 wins and a goal differential of 17. The ESI team had the best record coming out of the showcase!
Proud of Our Team – La Pélican
November 21, 2019News
After two consecutive victories, the Saint-Martin football team finished the group stage of the Nations League in 3rd place and has begun to make a name for itself in the Caribbean. The foundational changes made in-depth to the team are now bearing fruit. Tired but happy, the players of the…
“It Had Been 18 Years Since Saint Martin Had Won!”
November 16, 2019News
In September 2017, Hurricane Irma ravaged the island of Saint Martin and killed 11 people. Since then, local selection of football players has not necessarily developed under the best conditions. But recently the team has won two games at the last level of the CONCACAF League of Nations against Barbados…
“Saint-Martin had not dominated a game for a long time.” – Le Pélican, Sport Special
October 15, 2019News
Stéphane Auvray, the coach of the senior football team in Saint-Martin, takes stock after the first two games of the Nations League. Two defeats that remain positive in relation to the goals he has set for the selection after its total overhaul a few months ago. On September 5, the…
Crushing Victory of St. Martin on the Cayman Islands – Le Pélican
October 15, 2019News
Saturday in Anguilla, the Saint-Martin team played the Cayman Islands for its third match of the CONCACAF League of Nations. After 18 years without winning an official match, the Saint-Martin team defeated their opponent 3-0. The Saint Martin football team beat the Cayman Islands in their third game of the…
The Saint-Martin football team gets a makeover – Le Pélican
September 2, 2019News
As the Concacaf Nations League matches approach, the Saint Martin senior football team has been largely renewed, under the leadership of new team coach Stéphane Auvray. The complicated matches of the 2018-2019 Nations League illustrated the difficulties of Saint Martin's senior team. So when he was offered the Head Coach…
French Trip 2019 – FC Lorient/ESI Camp
July 15, 2019Trip
Full immersion in a French professional Club for sixteen ESI players at FC Lorient Academy.
Karïbes-Sports Interview with Stéphane Auvray
May 16, 2019News
Former professional footballer, Guadeloupe Stéphane Auvray gave an interview to Karaïbes Sports during which he looked back on his career and his memories in the Gwada Boys. The retired soccer player took the opportunity to tell us about his soccer academy, European Soccer Institute, he created in 2013 in the…
French Football Federation Pole Espoir trip 2019
March 16, 2019Trip
Successful 4th edition of our annual training camp in the French Federation Pre-academy in Guadeloupe.
US Youth Futsal National Team
August 15, 2018News
U14 players Beau Ricard and Aidan Knauth represented ESI in Costa Rica with the US Youth Futsal National team.
Stéphane Auvray becomes Puma FC Southampton Pro Academy Director of Player Development
May 23, 2018News
DIRECTOR OF PLAYER DEVELOPMENT Stephane Auvray has joined the Puma FC soccer family as the new Director of Player Development. Stephane has a proven track record of training high level players and helping them to achieve their very lofty soccer goals of playing college and professional soccer. He will run…
Trip to France
April 9, 2018Trip
Stéphane Auvray, ESI Director and Head coach, spent one week in the environment of the Ligue 1 2017 National champion and Champions League semi-finalist, AS Monaco FC.
Futsal Nationals 2018
February 19, 2018News
Impressive performance from our U14's at the USYF Nationals in spite of a loss in semi-finals against the winners of the tournament. Good job boys!
Developmental weekend in Dallas with soccer and Futsal scrimmages with City Futsal
October 24, 2017Trip
City Futsal and ESI teams got together in Dallas to play soccer and Futsal scrimmages Thank you to City Futsal, players and parents for making this possible and providing our players with a stress free, competitive and developmental environment!
Tournament weekend at the Copa Univision KC in a fun and familly oriented environment.
October 2, 2017Trip
Players and families enjoyed the Copa Univision KC with 3 champions title (U13,14,16) and one finalist (U12).
Full week of high level training with French Ligue 1 academy coach
July 29, 2017News
Players from the Midwest and the East coast joined our annual International Summer Camp to be trained by Stade Rennais U16 head coach Cédric Vanoukia. They discovered the French methodology concepts with an emphasis on technique and decision making.
Cruel State Cup semi-final loss for our U16’s first participation
June 5, 2017News
For their first participation in the Kansas State Cup, our U16's made it to the semi-finals. Overall it was a remarquable performance with a 12 men roster for 3 games out of 4, and a full game with one man down.
ESI’s Technical Director Stéphane Auvray spent one week within the environment of French Ligue 1 2012 Champions Montpelier Hérault SC.
March 23, 2017News
Stéphane Auvray attended training sessions, and spent hours discussing pedagogy and methodology with coaches from the youth to professional level.
ESI International trip in the France Football Federation Pôle Espoir
March 13, 2017Trip
Our U14 and U16 teams travelled to participate in training sessions with the FFF Pôle Espoir Guadeloupe staff during Spring Break.
Productive encounter with World Champion, Argentina Head Coach, Diego Guistozzi
February 22, 2017News
Weekend of exchanges and discussions about the Benefit of Futsal in player development with 2016 Futsal World Cup winner.
Congratulations to our U16’s for winning the AAU international Futsal tournament!
January 29, 2017News
Our U16's performed amazingly all weekend to beat City Futsal 5-3 after an intense final.
NSCAA Midwest College Showcase
November 27, 2016News
Very strong performances concluded by 3 wins in 3 games for our U16's during the NSCAA Midwest College showcase 2016!
Thank You Roger Espinoza for taking the time to come speak with our players!
October 21, 2016News
Stephane Auvray former teammate, and Sporting KC player, Roger Espinoza, visited ESI to share his experience with our players
FC Barcelona U12 Coach Camp
July 28, 2016News
Learning and exchanging ideas with Albert Sero Marina, FC Barcelona U12 Coach
Partnership with City Futsal
January 5, 2016News
ESI partners up with City Futsal.