be extremely good at soccer and get noticed by a college coach
26 years is a little to late in football, all join when 8 years old.
the youngest professional soccer player is Freddy Adu. He is 19 years old.
until they get injured
30 years old
In Australia, the average professional soccer player's salary ranges from $25,000 to $35,000. Salary may vary depending on team and years with the team.
After years of playing soccer with long hours of intense practice, a player could be scouted during a local team game by a scout from a professional team, you then go to a try out and hopefully get on
soccer players have to stay 2 years in high schoo
They have to be 18 and their career end about when they have 40 years old.
A professional who keeps himself in peak condition could have a career of around 20 years.
first of all its football, not soccer, and there's no college to become a FOOTBALL player, you get picked up by clubs when your young and developed from youth
NO! it takes years of dedication and practice
no you have to train for a long time to get your game on ... :( yes, some people are bourn with a natural talent on the ball, but years of practice are needed to become a true all-around player in football. Also a lot of professional teams look for fitness as well most people just do not have the fitness to play at a professional level.
Well there is no official time for a person to become a soccer player as long as you are incredibly good and you must at least be recognized and recommended by a scout from a school or soccer academy.
It depends what college you are going to.
It takes as long as a player needs to become very good so it could take a month or it could take 5 years
U.S. Soccer player Oguchi Onyewu began his professional club career with Metz of Ligue 2 in France in 2002, after two years of college soccer at his university, Clemson.
Is going to be on the road for who ever Whats to follow this career
Kids can start playing soccer at 3-4 years old, learning the basic skills of kicking, not using hands, and shooting for the goal. You can be any age to be a soccer player. You must be 16 to sign a professional contract, but youth teams start often from 8 years old.
The famous soccer player Ricardo Izecson dos Santos Leite, known by the nickname 'Kaka', started playing football when he was only eight years old, and he signed his first professional contract with the club Sao Paulo FC at the age of 15, so, If he is 32 years old, he has been playing soccer for 24 years, and at professional level for 17 years.
practise day and day out and go to a club
He was initially purchased by Braga team in 2006 (and loaned to Penafiel) so since 2006 he started playing as a professional player