On Saturday, the Impact will host FC Greater Boston Bolts’ teams at Centre Nutrilait for three Development Academy games. As usual, the games are open to the public.
The Impact U15 will play at 10am, the U17 at noon and the U19 at 2 :30pm.
The U17 and U19 teams are in the playoff race with only five games left to play in the season. Both teams are at the top of their group.
Last games results
Impact U15 – Cedar Stars Academy U15 : 2-1 loss
Impact U17 – Cedar Stars Academy U17 : 6-1 win
Impact U19 – Cedar Stars Academy U19 : 1-0 win
Head to head
On the fields of FC Greater Boston Bolts, the three Impact teams won earlier this season. The U15 won 6-0, the U17 4-2 and the U19 3-0.
Boston’s U15 team has a 5-11-5 record and lost its last three games. The U17 team has a record of 9-8-5, but also gives up a lot of goals, as they allowed 51 in 22 games. As for the U19 team, it has a 8-9-5 record.
About FC Greater Boston Bolts
The FC Greater Boston Bolts Academy, in Massachusetts, has roots in the whole state, as well as in New Hampshire and Rhode Island, with teams ranging from the U8 to U19 age groups.
The U15 team is coached by Shalrie Joseph, who played over 12 seasons in MLS, mostly with the New England Revolution.
If most of its athletes get scholarships into NCAA programs, this academy has also developed players that went on to have a professional playing career. Miles Robinson (Atlanta United FC) and Diego Fagundez (before joining the Revolution Academy) are two of them.