What percentage of soccer players go pro?

June 2, 2019 Off By idswater

What percentage of soccer players go pro?

Only 1.4% of soccer players who play at a college level in the United States, go on to become a professional soccer player. Whereas it is less than 1 percent of soccer players who go to a club, normally by the age of nine, will actually make it to the professional ranks.

What are the odds of making it as a professional footballer?

From all the children who play in academies at the age of nine, fewer than 1% will make it professional at any level of the game. Only 180 from 1.5 million youth footballers in the UK are likely to make it all the way to the Premier League.

What’s the percentage of football players who make it?

So I’ve just watched 5 minutes of the BBC Three pop-documentary Football’s Suicide Secret, and Clarke Carlisle has just gone on camera to state that “Of all the guy’s who come into football, there’s only 1% who will make it [as a pro footballer].”

How many football players make it to the Premier League?

Out of all the boys who enter an academy at the age of 9, less than half of 1% make it. Or a make a living from the game either. The most damning statistic of all is only 180 of the 1.5 million players who are playing organised youth football in England at any one time will make it as a Premier League pro.

How often does a child become a professional football player?

Out of the children who enter academies at the age of nine, less than one percent will make it as a professional footballer at any level. In terms of playing Premier League football, just 180 children of the 1.5 million who play organised youth football at any one time will go onto a career in football. That’s just 0.012 percent.

What are the odds of someone becoming a professional sports player?

Beginning with the hard stats compiled in 2017 by the National College Athletic Association (NCAA), here are the odds of your kid or anyone’s kid making it to the pros. Just to keep it real, anyone who didn’t play a sport in high-school has been eliminated:

What are the chances of becoming a professional soccer player?

What are the chances of becoming a pro soccer player? Only 1.4% of soccer players who play in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) go on to become pro soccer players (NCAA).

So I’ve just watched 5 minutes of the BBC Three pop-documentary Football’s Suicide Secret, and Clarke Carlisle has just gone on camera to state that “Of all the guy’s who come into football, there’s only 1% who will make it [as a pro footballer].”

Out of the children who enter academies at the age of nine, less than one percent will make it as a professional footballer at any level. In terms of playing Premier League football, just 180 children of the 1.5 million who play organised youth football at any one time will go onto a career in football. That’s just 0.012 percent.

Out of all the boys who enter an academy at the age of 9, less than half of 1% make it. Or a make a living from the game either. The most damning statistic of all is only 180 of the 1.5 million players who are playing organised youth football in England at any one time will make it as a Premier League pro.