3 questions for: Philip Leucht, the Logan 5th grader headed for a world soccer event


Video by Jo Mathis/AAPS District News Editor

Logan Elementary fifth grader Philip Leucht has been selected to compete in an international youth soccer tournament this July. 

Philip will compete in Sweden’s Gothia Cup 2019—the world’s largest and most international youth soccer tournament, and involves about 1700 teams from 80 nations.

Philip’s travel soccer team is the Michigan Jaguars U11 Boys-Green Director’s Academy. He trains with the master level boys group—the highest training group—and from this group, he was selected to compete in Sweden. Philip will compete in Sweden with the Coerver Michigan Performance Academy.

To keep up with Philip, follow his videos, posts, and pictures on Facebook, Instagram, and Youtube, where he is @PhillyCheese529.

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