Philadelphia Union Announce Youth Affiliation with Nitro Soccer Club
Nitro SC join the Union Club Affiliate Program
CHESTER, Pa. (October 14th, 2021) - Philadelphia Union and Nitro Soccer Club announce today a youth affiliation to aid in the development of the players as both athletes and community members.
The partnership between the Union and Nitro SC will bring new opportunities to the players of Nitro. The Club Affiliate Program will expand Nitro SC’s Player Development Pathway and will create a direct talent ID pipeline to Philadelphia Union Youth teams and programming.
The Union and Nitro SC 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 Nitro SC 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.
“Truly excited to have Nitro Soccer Club as a club affiliate. Their passion and commitment to excellence on and off the field makes being a part of their story a special one. And we are excited to bring new Union fans to the team!"
”Nitro Soccer Club is excited and thrilled to be joining the Philadelphia Union family! To be working together with this professional organization who has an established reputation for excellence and have achieved outstanding results at the very highest levels, is a real game changer for us. The resources and opportunities that the Union and their coaching staff will be providing our players through training sessions, camps, clinics, tryouts, and coaching education, is massive for improving the overall experience and development of our players.” Said Ricky Branco, Executive Club Director for Nitro Soccer Club.