Pro IFX Spain participant Eli Goldman joins Penya Anguera in Barcelona

Autumn is here and, with it, starting to come is news from participants of all our Fall Student Exchange Programs in Spain. Such is the case of Eli Goldman (19) a native from Minneapolis, Minnesota who came to Spain as part of the IFX Barcelona Year-long program.

Interview with new signing of Levante Las Planas, Jackson West Smink

IFX Fall exchange program participants in Spain continue to have people talking. We are pleased to announce that the former soccer player of the Colorado Rapids 99 Select team, Jackson West Smink (18) a native from Denver, Colorado has been signed by Catalonian club Levante Las Planas to play in the first team during his stay in Barcelona as part of the Pro IFX Spain program.

Pro IFX Spain player, Marco Villar, winding down Fall season with C.F. Sant Just

Barcelona, Spain – Since September, American footballer Marco Villar, known locally now in Spain as ‘Zlatan’ for his resemblance to the Swedish international, has become a pillar in the defense for local Barcelona soccer club C.F. Sant Just. Villar, at 6’4″, towers over most of the Spanish opposition, adding a unique element of sheer size and strength to his Catalonian squad.

IFX Spain Players finishing Season at Barcelona’s football club

Highlighting a few IFX Spain players, Sean Taylor, an 18 year old striker from Southern California signed for formidable Catalonian U19 side Sabadell Nord CF for the season. Taylor has already made several appearances, and after 8 matches they sit just two wins out of first place in fifth position.