Spring 2015. His first international experience started here when he was one of the few players selected to train and play in London with West Ham United F.C for 7 days at the Professional Stadium in Upton Park under the Pro Coaching of Tony Carr, Ian Quill, and Paul Heffer.
Andres Lopez was the top scoring player of all boys 2004 flight teams in the Southern California Developmental Soccer League (S.C.D.S.L) for the 2014/2015 season with 41 goals.
Awarded and recognized by Chivas as a 2014 Summer Classic Champion.
Fall 2014. Selected through a U.S. wide identification process, Andres was invited to train at the Darlington School National Academy in Rome, Georgia with West Ham United F.C of London. Only the highest performing athletes throughout the U.S. received an invitation, and only a select few including Andres moved on to the International Academy training in London.
Andres was recognized by the Chula Vista Elementary School District in 2013 with an Outstanding Student Athlete Award for the district’s soccer season.
Andres was scouted on a full athletic scholarship by Scott Gold to play for Arsenal FC San Diego from 2013 until his transfer to the U.S.S.D.A Albion 2004 team in 2017.