HOME OF LOUISIANA’S MLS NEXT & GIRLS ACADEMY PROGRAMS

ABOUT US

LATDP Elite is an affiliate program of the Houston Dynamo Academy that provides high-level players (U13 – U19) in Louisiana with the chance to train with and play against the best players and teams in the country under the direction of highly qualified coaches. Elite players from hub locations in Baton Rouge, Lafayette, and New Orleans will come together to form teams to provide players with a greater prospect of identification in all levels of play.

LATDP ELITE LEAGUES

BOYS PROGRAM – LATDP ELITE (MLS NEXT)

The LATDP Elite boys teams (U13 – U19) will compete in the Frontier League of MLS NEXT against the top players and teams in the region and country. Participation in LATDP Elite will be in place of club for full-time roster players. Part-time players will participate with their club team when not playing for LATDP Elite. Tryouts for the 2022/23 season are complete. Contact us for potential upcoming ID Sessions.

GIRLS PROGRAM – LATDP ELITE (GA)

The LATDP Elite girls (U13 – U19) will compete in the Frontier League of the Girls Academy against the top female players and teams in the country in the 2022/23 season. Participation in LATDP Elite will be in place of club for full-time roster players. Tryouts for the 2022/23 season are complete. Contact us for potential upcoming ID Sessions.

MLS NEXT FEST “BEST OF MATCH” HIGHLIGHTS


NEWS

Tryout dates for the LATDP Elite 2023/24 Girls Academy season are now set. Participation in a current member club is not required to register/attend tryouts. The initial tryout acts as the first step in the identification process for LA TDP ELITE, where players will be assessed by LA TDP Elite Coaches and Support Staff.

MLS NEXT Open Tryouts for the 2023/24 Season

Registration is open for all 2005 through 20011 boys for the 2023/24 MLS NEXT season. LA TDP Elite’s tryouts provide players with the opportunity to be assessed at an initial tryout. The initial tryout acts as the first step in the identification processAll players are welcome to attend, regardless of current club affiliation.

MLS Next Fest Coach Total

MLS NEXT Fest features over 300 of the top youth teams across the United States and Canada competing in the MLS NEXT Fest Showcase and Generation adidas Cup qualifiers. At this year’s showcase, 235 colleges attended the showcase. The complete list of colleges is available here.

FINANCIAL ASSISATNCE

LATDP Elite offers financial assistance to help ensure players have the ability to play in compete in our MLS NEXT & Girls Academy programs by reducing the financial burdens associated with participation. Any assistance granted ONLY covers team dues. LATDP does not offer any assistance or discounts on team expenses or team uniforms at this time.

AFFILIATE CLUB TRYOUTS

BATON ROUGE

For over 40 years Baton Rouge Soccer Club has served the Greater Baton Rouge Community through excellence in soccer and physical fitness programming to people of all ages and abilities. We have a commitment to excellence, innovation, togetherness, leadership, and respect.

LAFAYETTE

The Dynamo Juniors of Lafayette is a first class, professionally run organization that produces teams who compete at the highest level and consistently develops players capable of performing at the next level. Our commitment is to produces the highest quality player and team results.

NEW ORLEANS

Our goal is to educate and develop our youth through the sport of soccer. We believe that soccer provides the best education in all of sports through teamwork, confidence, discipline, character, adversity, and on-field problem solving. 

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