The Ontario Player Development League (OPDL) is one of the province’s first standards-based, youth high performance league that combines top level competition with strict high performance training standards.

OPDL represents young players’ early graduation to a genuine high performance training environment, targeting the top athletes in the province from age groups U13 to U17, constituting the highest level of competitive youth soccer in Ontario!


OPDL Trials (2022)

OPDL trials for boys and girls teams (U13, U14, U15, U17) will be hosted in November 2021. Trials for OPDL BU13 took place in September & October 2021.

ALL PLAYERS must REGISTER HERE to be eligible to participate. Trials are $20 per player (2022 OPDL/League1 Reserve Trials on PowerUp)

AGE GROUPBIRTH YEAR
OPDL U132009
OPDL U142008
OPDL U152007
OPDL U172005/2006

Registration Details:

  1. All players must register on PowerUp before participating: https://nmsc.powerupsports.com/
  2. Trials are $20 per player. Look for the product 2022 OPDL/League1 Reserve Trials on PowerUp.
  3. New Player to NMSC? Please click Sign Up to create an account on PowerUp (if the player is under 18, please add a parent/guardian to your profile first, then add a player).
  4. All players must wear a mask to-and-from the field.
  5. All players must bring their own water bottle and sanitizer.
  6. All players must wear shin pads and cleats.
  7. Player Assessment protocols are subject to change based on government COVID-19 regulations.

OPDL Trial Phases:

All OPDL license holders are required to conduct player trials following the trial phases outlined below:

Phase I – Non-OPDL players only

  • Objective: Identify Players Outside OPDL Environments
  • Activities: Open Trials and Invitation Only Trial

Phase II – OPDL Players

  • Objective: Select Full Time Players
  • Activity: Open Trials and Invitation Only Trial

Phase III – Any player

  • Objective: Identify Additional Players, if applicable
  • Activity: Open Trials and Invitation Only Trial

UPDATE:

  • To ensure uniformity across the province and between OPDL Licence Holders regarding the windows for OPDL Trials, Licence Holders are to adhere to the following windows:
  • Current OPDL Players may begin trials at the conclusion of the 2021 OPDL Season, as of Monday, November 8th, 2021.
  • For those wishing to transfer between Licence Holders, written consent is required from their current Licence Holder as the Player Commitment Letter is valid until December 31st, 2021.

OPDL Player Commitment Letters

If your child has been selected for the team, the 2022 OPDL Player Commitment Letter will be distributed to parents to review and sign. These must be completed and returned to the club to complete player registration.


If you have any questions please contact rflammini@nmsc.net