By Datti Jinkiri
Louisville City FC of the USL recently announced the signing of former Brilla midfielder Oscar Jimenez. Jimenez, who was a fan favorite, is the latest player to parlay his time at Brilla into a pro contract.
He had been a member of fellow USL club Tulsa Roughnecks, making 18 appearances in the process. However, his time with the club expired, and he needed a fresh start elsewhere. He signed with Brilla in the spring of 2016, hoping to use his Mississippi tenure to spring him back into the professional scene.
Jimenez was already expected to play...
We need your help so that we can help others. Please consider supporting the Urban Soccer Project as we and our inner-city partners continue to offer soccer camps at no charge to the kids who attend.
For more information, please watch the brief video below.
(Please note that the location has been changed to Clinton High School due to weather concerns.)
In preparation for the 2017 Premier Development League season, Mississippi Brilla FC has announced plans for their upcoming tryout. The Clinton, MS based team, which represents the highest level of soccer in the state of Mississippi, will offer its annual open tryout on Saturday, March 11 from 10:00 am – 3:00 pm at Clinton High School in Clinton, MS. Interested high school, college, and former college players should pre-register for the tryout HERE. There is a $35 registration fee. (Online registration has been closed. Players may...
Did you know you can support Brilla by signing up for community rewards online at kroger.com? This doesn't cost you a thing. All you have to do is designate Brilla as the organization you support.
Simply go online and create or log into your Kroger account, click on your name and enroll in community rewards by typing “Brilla Soccer Ministries”or 24789.
Watch this video to see how to do it.
We are excited to share with you that one of our PDL players from the summer prayed to receive Christ and was baptized recently in Spain. Sergio Royo was one of our returning players that had taken a real interest in the Gospel, and we had been investing in him over the past year. We are blessed to be a part of impacting life change in players like Sergio.
Watch the video of his baptism below.