Men’s Tryouts
Mar 2015

Open tryouts for the 2015 season are now closed. Any interested players, please submit your resume and any links to video footage to


The Long Island Rough Riders have been part of the Long Island Soccer Scene since their inception in 1994. The Rough Riders men and women’s team won their first National Championship in 1995.

The Rough Riders men’s team featured former US National Team members Chris Armas, Tony Meola, MLS All Star Giovanni Savarese and Jimmy Rooney along with US Olympic Team Member and current Rough Riders Coaching Director, John Diffley. Since their initial success, the Rough Riders men’s team has gone on to win the United Soccer League (USL) 2nd Division National Championship in 2002 and has sent numerous players to Major League Soccer.

The Rough Riders are striving to continue the positive trend and are excited to find new talent to join the Rough Riders Franchise.