2023 Tryouts Announced
Bloomington, IL - FC Diablos is pleased to announce the 2023 Open Tryouts for the Men's Midwest Premier League team. Tryouts will take place on Sunday, March 12th at 9AM-12PM and Sunday March 19th at 1PM-4PM. Both tryout dates will take place at Bloomington High School's Fred Carlton Field.
Head Coach, Rian James returns for his third season with the club. In 2020, James took charge during a reduced season due to COVID and returned with the club in 2022 with weeks to prepare the roster to compete in the 2022 season.
Planning and recruitment for the 2023 roster began soon after the 2022 season ended.
Gates to Fred Carlton Stadium will be open half an hour before the tryout start time for players to check-in.
Players are required to register in advanced here: https://app.gopassage.com/events/fc-diablos-tryouts-mar-12
Stands will be open for the public, tryout player family or friends with no ticket required.
FC Diablos will compete in the Midwest Premier League for the 3rd season in a row. The roster will be compromised of current and former collegiate players, as well as the potential for younger college-bound athletes.
"We are excited that tryouts have returned after a couple of years without them due to COVID complications. Tryouts are the best way that we can attract our local players and for us to support them in their goal to reach their next level." - Roberto A Yepez, Club President.
About FC Diablos
FC Diablos was founded in 2017. The Men's team began competition as an independent team in the Pro Soccer Alliance for the 2018 season. In 2019, the team joined the United Premier Soccer League (UPSL) but then teamed with the Midwest Clubs to become a founding member of the Midwest Premier League for the 2021 season. FC Diablos is an adult competitive team located in Bloomington, IL. We strive to give our players a professional environment that helps them move on to their next level weather than be professional players, the workplace, or a new club. FC Diablos proudly has former players and coaches in the professional ranks here in the US and internationally.