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Player Tryouts

2019 USL Championship Tryouts

Fresno FC Tryouts offer players, ages 18 and over, the opportunity to be assessed by FFC technical staff with the intention of earning a USL Championship contract with the club. FFC technical staff will observe each session, inviting select players to additional tryouts and training.

The tryouts will take place at Fresno City College on Saturday and Sunday, December 8-9, 2018. Participants are required to have professional, PDL or NCAA Division 1 playing experience.


  • Open to males ages 18 and over.
  • Players will be evaluated through a series of evaluations including, but not limited to, fitness tests, skill drills, and small-sided games and scrimmages.
  • Participants are responsible for all airfare, incurred travel costs, food (outside of tryout times) and transportation.
  • Fresno FC will not help with visas or letters of invitation.
  • Players must come prepared for the tryouts with their own cleats, socks, gloves, shin guards or any other equipment related to their position. Black shorts, 1 black shirt and 1 white shirt are required.
  • Additional details will be emailed to you one week prior to the tryout date.
  • Tryouts will take place rain or shine.
  • Please note that registration is first-come, first-served with a total of 60 spots available.


When: Saturday & Sunday, December 8-9, 2018

Registration: 10 a.m. Saturday & 9 a.m. Sunday

Where: Fresno City College (1964 N. Effie Street)

Cost: $150.00

You'll Receive: Complimentary lunch and t-shirt

Criteria for selection

All players desiring to register for the 2019 USL Championship Tryout must have one of the following three qualifications on their CV/resume to be eligible for selection:

• Prior professional experience 

• Prior Premier Development League (PDL) experience

• Prior NCAA Division 1 experience

CV/Resumes and headshots submitted must meet the following criteria when uploaded with your registration:

CV/Resume: PDF format in letter size, 8.5" wide x 11" tall

Headshot: JPEG format, 400px wide x 600px tall


The 2019 USL Championship Tryout will be limited to 60 participants; the players invited to tryout will be chosen by Fresno FC technical staff.

Registering for the tryout does NOT guarantee an invitation by Fresno FC staff. 

What happens if I register and don't get invited to the tryout?

You will be notified via email about Fresno FC staff's decision and your registration fee will be refunded by the club.