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 1st, 2020.

“Traveling to France allows our players to play against professional teams and future professional players,” Stéphane said. “There is no better game environment for our players to keep improving and remain ambitious.”

The selected ESI team members will spend two weeks in Plougonvelin, leaving Kansas City on Saturday May 23rd and return Tuesday June 2nd. The program will include one week of training, a local friendly game and the tournament.

Sixteen players are included in the roster with ESI pulling together a competitive team.

The selected ESI team members will spend two weeks in Plougonvelin, leaving Kansas City on Saturday May 23rd and return Tuesday June 2nd. The program will include one week of training, a local friendly game and the tournament.

“I explained to our players that this is the biggest opportunity they had so far to showcase themselves,” Stéphane said. “First in front of European clubs, but also in the US with highlights of games against professional teams.”

For additional information on the tournament, check out the web site at:

www.festival-armor.com