[ID2 TOUR] The id2 National Selection is returning to Spain, where it will face teams from Real Madrid and Barcelona on its 12-day tour that begins Feb. 28.
Head coach Gerry McKeown's 18-player team will convene on Feb. 28 in Miami, where it will conduct a pair of training sessions before flying to Madrid.
The team will face Real Madrid’s Infantil A squad on March 5, followed by a meeting with Barcelona two days later. Both matches will take place at the clubs’ official training grounds, Ciudad Real Madrid and Ciutat Esportiva Joan Gamper.
In addition, the team will play in scrimmages, conduct training sessions and gain the unique educational and cultural experience of life in another country.
id2 National Selection International Tour Roster:
4 D Tyler Adams Wappingers Falls, N.Y. New York Red Bulls
15 D Andrew Aprahamian Exton, Pa. Penn Fusion
1 GK Carlos Avilez Dallas, Texas FC Dallas
8 M Omar Beltran Garland, Texas Dallas Texans
14 M Josh Burnett Glen Ridge, N.J. PDA
18 M Jose Carranza Manassas, Va. D.C. United
9 F Lucas del Rosario Durham, N.C. CASL
5 D Mckay Eves Las Vegas, Nev. Heat FC
7 F Jonathan Gonzalez Santa Rosa, Calif. Atletico Santa Rosa
2 D Kyle Gruno Upper Saddle River, N.J. PDA
3 F/D Edwin Lara San Leandro, Calif. Pumas
17 D Anthony Markanich Bourbonnais, Ill. Chicago Fire Academy
20 GK Trey Muse Louisville, Ky. Rovers Youth Academy
12 M Will Rojas New Brunswick, N.J. Match Fit Chelsea
6 D Cody Sundquist Lincoln, Calif. Placer United
10 M Nick Taitague Midlothian, Va. FC Richmond
11 F Adolfo Trujillo Livermore, Calif. Ballistic United SC
16 D Samuel Vines Colorado Springs, Colo. Pride SC