Vancouver Whitecaps midfielder Simon Colyn has joined Italian Serie B facet S.P.A.L. on a two-week trial for the membership’s early life groups, the Whitecaps introduced on Friday.
“It is a nice alternative for Simon,” Whitecaps wearing director and CEO Axel Schuster stated in a commentary. “Ultimate 12 months Simon used to be in a position to spend time coaching with PSV Eindhoven within the Netherlands, and now he has a possibility to check himself with this trial in Italy.”
Colyn, 18, joined the Whitecaps academy in 2016 and used to be signed to the primary crew as a Homegrown participant in April 2018. He made his MLS debut close to the top of the 2018 common season, which stays his handiest first-team look, and spent nearly all of 2019 and 2020 coaching with the primary crew will taking part in video games with Vancouver’s Building Squad and U-19s.
Colyn additionally featured for Canada on the U-15 and U-17 ranges, scoring one function in 4 appearances for the U-17s.