With club football back across the country in 2021, SoccerWire is relaunching its “Players That Impressed” feature.

Every month, young soccer players who excelled in their teams are continuously highlighted. Coaches, parents, and athletes are invited to submit nominations for up to two (2) players per team in any given month.

Below is a list of the boy players who have been impressed so far as of February 2021.

[Submit Your ‘Players That Impressed’]

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Eliel Estrada | Forward
Inter Miami CF U-13 (FL)

The energetic game paid off for Estrada, highlighted by a remarkable individual performance where an interception at the top of the box resulted in a quick goal for the talented striker.

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Sebastian Bourget | midfield player
North Carolina FC U-13 (NC)

At the top of the NCFC offensive was a hat trick in his team’s 6-2 win over NC Fusion.

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Kai Tamashiro | Forward
IMG Academy U-16 (FL)

Scored both goals for IMG Academy in a 2-1 win over Weston FC.

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Nate Kennedy | goalkeeper
IMG Academy U-16 (FL)

Has conceded a few goals over the past two weekends, keeping Chargers and the South Florida Football Academy off the scoreboard.

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Andre Gitau | midfield player
Houston Dynamo U-16 (TX)

Fueled the Houston attack with a brace as they kicked off the spring season with a 3-1 win in MLS NEXT action.

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Italo Addimandi | Forward
Inter Miami CF U-17 (FL)

Found the net with a formidable volley after taking a long, patient run across the field on his successful debut in the spring season.

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Drew Kerr | midfield player
North Carolina FC U-17 (NC)

Ended a wild 4-4 game against NC Fusion with a hat trick when NCFC drew after falling 3-1.

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Joseph Farouz | Forward
Houston Dynamo U-17 (TX)

Scored a hat trick against RISE SC in the MLS NEXT competition and helped his squad kick off the spring campaign with a 7-0 win.

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Reese Miller | defender
Houston Dynamo U-17 (TX)

Played a key role in the Dynamo backline during their dominant goals against RISE SC.

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Coleman Gannon | midfield player
Atlanta United U-19 (GA)

Triggered Atlanta’s offensive with a brace against SSA in the MLS NEXT League game.

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Logan Erb | goalkeeper
Houston Dynamo U-19 (TX)

He scored his first goal of the spring against RISE SE in a highly competitive goalless draw, making it one of Houston’s Team of the Week.