by Natalie Monique
9 year old upcoming Soccer star, Jaffi Alexis has been selected to represent the US in the Mundialito Tournament this month. Sources report that Alexis who is also of Dominican parents, was spotted by Phil Brogan, former popular Manchester United Soccer player and invited to the tryouts for the tournament, which is also known as the ‘Kids World Cup’.
Young Jaffi was born in the US of Dominican parents, and he was highly influenced by them, who happen to be both hardcore soccer fans. His father, Julien ‘Concord’ Alexis, is a former competitive Soccer player.
The young player was personally invited bu Phil Brogan, former coach of Manchester United Youth Academy who saw him during a game in the US. The nine year old budding star began playing soccer at the age of two, creating waves and shock at all who witnessed him in action.
In the Summer, Alexis will travel to Frankfurt, Germany to train with one of Europe’s professional teams there.