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  • Player Announcement Homepage

    Want to keep up with the additions to our 2022 roster? Here is a landing page for all of the player announcements we have made so far!
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    • We're Looking for Interns!

       

       

      Mississippi Brilla FC is currently building a team of interns for the summer. Recent high school graduates, current college students, and college graduates may apply to be a part of the 2022 USL2 intern staff. Our interns are unpaid positions but may be eligible for college class credit depending on your educational institution.

      Mississippi Brilla FC interns assist with our USL2 season and camps from May through July. Various positions of focus include:

      • Photography/Videography
      • Marketing and Media
      • Game Day Execution
      • Hospitality
      • Sponsor Relations
      • Logistics

      Former Mississippi Brilla FC interns have moved on to positions in the MLS...

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      Mississippi Brilla FC announced today that Matthew Horth has been appointed as Head Coach of the USL League Two team. Horth will be Brilla’s 6th head coach and will guide them into their 15th season in the league. Horth replaces Luke Sanford who recently accepted a coaching position with New Mexico United in the USL Championship. Sanford began his coaching stint with Brilla in 2019 and led the team to a 9-3-3 record and a Mid South Division title in 2021.

      Horth is currently...

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    • Mississippi Brilla FC is set to kickoff its 15th season in USL2 this summer, and the schedule is heavy against new teams that have entered the league for the 2022 campaign. With the addition of three new Louisiana teams, the Mid South Division received a complete overhaul, and also moved back into the Southern Conference along with the Deep South, Southeast, South Atlantic, and Lone Star divisions. The Lone Star Division is comprised of the majority of the Texas teams that Mississippi has been paired with for the last several seasons.

      Joining Brilla as returning members of the Mid South...

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    • USL League Two boasts the slogan #Path2Pro as the league has become a proven pathway to professional soccer. Through 14 seasons in the country’s top pre-professional league, Mississippi Brilla FC has a strong track record of sending players to professional teams. But it is not always just the players that get opportunities to move forward in their careers.

      Mississippi Brilla FC Head Coach Luke Sanford has been named Assistant Coach and Academy Head Coach at New Mexico United. The team competes in the USL Championship, the 2nd Division of professional soccer in the United States.

       “We could not be more...

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    • Giving Tuesday is Approaching

      Tuesday, November 30 is Giving Tuesday. What is Giving Tuesday? "Giving Tuesday is a global generosity movement that unleashes the power of radical generosity around the world.”
      For the last several years, Brilla Soccer Ministries has participated in Giving Tuesday by focusing our fundraising efforts for one day on a specific area of our ministry that often goes underfunded. With our new Global Football Alliance initiative, we have a number of projects with our international partners that we are planning to be involved with in 2022. All funds donated through our website from...

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