Barça Academy in Casa Grande (Arizona, US) invited Julian Abou Jaoudé to join the U18 Pre-Academy team for the 2018-19 school year.
Julian Abou Jaoudé is 15 years old and a right-winger. He played with the Juventus Academy in Lebanon. Following his coach’s advice that he has enough talent to play in Europe, he decided to try out for the U16 Fundación Marcet Team in Barcelona. He was accepted in this academy and he even had the opportunity to play with their U18 team.
Concerning the Barça Academy, it’s FC Barcelona’s first and only full-time youth soccer residency academy in the United States. Their teams compete in the US Soccer Federation’s Development Academy along with the highest caliber youth academies in the United States.
We wish him the best!