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RUSA FC is the Latest Club to Join Philadelphia Union as Youth Affiliate

By Philadelphia Union Youth, 05/28/20, 4:00PM EDT


Philadelphia Union Announce Youth Affiliation with RUSA FC

RUSA FC join the Philadelphia Union Club Affiliate Program

CHESTER, Pa. (May 28th, 2020) - Philadelphia Union and RUSA FC announce today a youth affiliation to aid in the development of the players as both athletes and community members.  RUSA FC is the 10th club to partner with the Union Club Affiliate Program.

The partnership between the Union and RUSA FC will bring new opportunities to the players of RUSA FC.  The Club Affiliate Program will expand RUSA FC Player Development Pathway and will create a direct talent ID pipeline to Philadelphia Union Youth teams and programming.  

The Union and RUSA FC will work cooperatively to offer club development programs, specialized positional training, access to European event competitions, Union Select team opportunities, and invitations to elite programs.  

The Union and RUSA FC will also team up to provide coaching education, coach workshops, session planning preparation, and club coaching methodology alignment.    

Please click here to learn more about the Philadelphia Union Club Affiliate Program.

“We are thrilled to welcome RUSA FC as our newest club affiliate member to the Philadelphia Union Youth. RUSA FC’s leadership and commitment to the sport and player development makes this a special synergy. And we could not be happier bringing in like-minded individuals who want to continue doing good not only in the sport of soccer but in the community. Welcome the Philadelphia Union family!”  Said Anthony Flores, Philadelphia Union Youth Technical Director.

RUSA is excited to join the Philadelphia Union Youth Affiliate Program.  Our vision is to improve soccer in south jersey. This partnership helps us do just that! We are excited to add the high-level coaching and support of the Philadelphia Union along with behinds the scenes access. This relationship allows us to continue to give kids a unique experience at RUSA! We always look for ways to enhance our mission and being integrated with the highest level of soccer in the country is being true to that mission. The Philadelphia Union and RUSA promise to bring great things to south jersey for both the boys and the girls! Stated Justin Abbey, Owner, RUSA FC.

Click here to learn more about Philadelphia Union’s youth programs and upcoming camps, and click here to learn more about RUSA FC.