Article: Nickelodeon And Heather Mitts Search For The Best Teen Female Soccer Player In Their “Soccer Superstar” Competition!


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GOAL!!! Soccer fans worldwide are keeping up with the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup which started on June 6th and goes through July 5th. As the winner of the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup is crowned, the renowned and extraordinary Nickelodeon is getting ready to crown their very own soccer superstar. The search is about to start and Nickelodeon is looking for the next best teen female soccer superstar in their all new, four-night, reality competition TV event titled, Soccer Superstar. Get your game on – on July 8, 2015 at 9:00 PM ET / PT, Soccer Superstar will begin its four night TV event with the spectacular and admirable host, three-time soccer Olympic Gold Medalist, Heather Mitts. Soccer Superstar highlights the nationwide search for the best teen female soccer superstar and shows how each of the talented teen soccer players showcase their indescribable talent and soccer skills and how they overcome any challenges that come their way. The fascinating and inspiring competition TV event will have all-star judges including Marcelo Balboa, Angela Hucles, and Dan Metcalfe.

Soccer sensation and Soccer Superstar host, Heather Mitts stated, “Soccer Superstar provides a great opportunity for young girls to showcase their skills, while promoting the growth of women’s soccer in the U.S. I remember the nerves, being challenged and working hard on the field, and Soccer Superstar takes the audience through that journey of becoming a skilled soccer player in an exciting, up close and personal way. (source: press release)

Here is what fans can expect from this wonderful and outstanding four-night reality competition TV event:

“Throughout the season, Soccer Superstar follows 15 teen female soccer players on the Final Squad as they compete for the title of Soccer Superstar.  After each week, the judges, Marcelo Balboa, Angela Hucles and Dan Metcalfe, decide who is eliminated based on their performances in training, competitive games and various soccer challenges on the field (penalty kicks, kick ups, beep test fitness) and personality challenges off the field (ballet, beach volleyball).  After four games, one girl will be crowned the Soccer Superstar.

Soccer Superstar also features interviews with soccer professionals, including members of this year’s U.S. Women’s World Cup team Alex Morgan, Carli Lloyd and Amy Rodriguez, and training challenges led by former soccer professionals Lorrie Fair, Cobi Jones and Mario Melchiot, and Olympic Beach Volleyball silver medalists Jen Kessy and April Ross.” (source: press release)

Soccer Superstar will air on Nicktoons’ NickSports block. Nicktoons’ NickSports block airs every Wednesday night from 9:00 – 11:00 PM ET / PT bringing sports fans everything they love – from their favorite sports teams and athletes, to documentaries, amazing movies like NickSports’ “Little Ballers”, interviews and so much more!

Soccer Superstar truly sounds like one spectacular and motivating TV event filled with energy, inspiration and encouragement. Soccer Superstar will allow viewers to enter in the lives of teen soccer stars who have the great gift on the soccer field. Soccer players, soccer lovers and everyone and anyone in general will love this TV event that encourages everyone to follow after their dreams! Another marvelous job, Nickelodeon!

Check out the official Soccer Superstar promo trailer at this link: and don’t forget to tune in to Soccer Superstar starting July 8th at 9:00 PM ET / PT!

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