It is with great pleasure that we announce the US Soccer Federation’s decision to accept our application for a U11/12 Boys Academy for the 2017 – 2018 seasons. The Philadelphia Ukrainian Nationals were one of fifteen clubs nationally that received the prestigious honor and the ONLY new club added from the North Atlantic Region at this age group. The US Soccer Development Academy in its 11th season selected these unique clubs to the Academy based on:
- Club leadership and quality of coaching staff
- Desire to embrace the DA philosophy and core values
- Infrastructure and investment of resources
- Player production history
- Player pool depth and geographic location
A copy of the full press release is attached and you can find out more about the Academy and this announcement on there website www.USSoccerDA.com.