Louisville men’s soccer completes 2020 signing class
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The University of Louisville men’s soccer program closed out the 2020 recruiting cycle with another top class heading to campus for the upcoming season.
The Cardinals finished with the sixth-ranked recruiting class according to CollegeSoccerNews.com and 11th from TopDrawerSoccer.com.
UofL rounded out it’s recruiting class with the additions of defender Sebastain Falsone, along with midfielders Ayden Nocus and Rafael Pinzón. The trio joins Aboubacar Camara, Osmar Chavero, Macoumba Ba, Eric Danquah, Nico Diaz, Bryce LeBel and RC Schmeider in the 10-man class.
Name: Sebastian Falsone
Hometown: Warrenton, Va.
Club: DC United
Top Drawer Soccer Ranking: #62 Nationally, #1 Mid-Atlantic, #19 Defender
Bio: Called into the United States U-17 National Team in 2018 for the Nike Friendlies, Falsone was also named to the United States U-17 National Team camp in preparations for the 2019 CONCACAF U-17 Tournament, but had to withdraw due to injury. Falsone spent the last two years as a member of DC United Academy, while also a member of DC United’s USL Championship team, Loudoun United. Prior to joining DC United, Falsone was a member of Virginia Development Academy.
Name: Ayden Nocus
Hometown: Danville, Ky.
Club: FC Dallas
Bio: Nocus has spent the last 5 years as a member of FC Dallas Academy. With FC Dallas, Nocus has been a member of the U14-U19 teams throughout his stay. Nocus was a member of the 2018-19 FC Dallas U-17 team that earned the No. 1 overall seed in the 2019 US Soccer Developmental Academy playoffs.
Name: Rafael Pinzón
Hometown: Mexico City, Mexico
Club: FC Dallas
Bio: Born in Mexico, Pinzón moved to Canada when he was 9 years old. Pinzón made his debut in the Canadian youth program in 2017, representing Canada at the 2017 CONCACAF Boys’ U-15 Championship. Pinzón has been a member of FC Dallas U-19 Academy since 2018. Prior to joining FC Dallas, Pinzón played with Pachuca Academy in Mexico.