NEWS March 9, 2018

The Academy has expanded its membership, welcoming 16 new clubs that include 32 additional teams, as well as 37 additional teams from existing clubs for the 2018-19 season. | Development Academy Expansion Welcomes 16 New Clubs for 2018-19 Season


FEATURE Jan. 20, 2018

Real Colorado's Howell and Smith to Take On Their Academy Coach at CONCACAF Women's U-20 Championship |


NEWS Dec. 29, 2017

First-Ever U.S. Soccer Men's YNT Summit Brings 153 Players Together in Single Camp |


FEATURE Dec. 11, 2017

NWSL and Development Academy Connection Creates a Pathway for Young Talent |


RECAP Dec. 10, 2017

RECAP: U-18/19 NTH Tophat and Penn Fusion Soccer Academy Draw 1-1 |


RECAP Dec. 10, 2017

RECAP: Solar Soccer Club U-16/17 Blanks Washington Spirit Academy – Virginia 3-0 |


NEWS March 7, 2018

From June 18-30, SoCal Sports Complex in Oceanside, Calif. will play host to the largest event in the history of the Development Academy. | Schedule Set for 2018 Summer Showcase, Playoffs and Championship


FEATURE Feb. 14, 2018

U.S. WNT midfielder Julie Ertz took a quick road trip to Faribault, Minn., where to surprise Girls' Academy Club Shattuck-St.Mary's during a team training. | Inspiring the Next Generation: Julie Ertz Surprises Shattuck-St.Mary's Girls' DA in Minnesota


NEWS Feb. 8, 2018

1,056 U.S. Soccer Development Academy players announced their fall 2018 college commitments. | Academy Players Sign Off on College Commitments for Fall 2018


FEATURE Feb. 1, 2018

For Silicon Valley, futsal training begins one month before the showcase each winter, focusing on in-house training sessions that increase the number of touches and emphasize movement patterns. | Silicon Valley Soccer Embracing Development Academy Futsal Period


FEATURE Jan. 30, 2018

The San Diego Surf U-16/17 Girls' Development Academy team partnered with Heartfelt Helpings, a non-profit organization that provides services to men and women transitioning back to housing from homelessness. | San Diego Surf Builds a Culture of Giving Back


FEATURE Jan. 22, 2018

44 of the 81 overall picks selected spent at least one season playing for a U.S. Soccer Development Academy club along their pathway to the professional level. | Forty-Four Academy Alumni Selected in the 2018 MLS Super Draft


FEATURE Jan. 18, 2018

Over 3,000 players from 153 Academy Member Clubs will gather in 10 U.S. cities for the 2018 U.S. Soccer Development Academy Futsal Showcase. | Five Things to Know About the 2018 U.S. Soccer Development Academy Winter Futsal Showcase