USSDA :: Weston FC

Weston is one of the most diverse programs in USSDA with players from North, Central and South America calling the Florida club home. They have been home to a number of Weston appointed former US Youth National Team Coach Thomas Rongen as the clubs Boys Technical Director in March. This signals clear intent to produce …

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USSDA :: Orlando City SC

Orlando City SC are no longer paper tigers, they’re the young lions. Orlando veterans ’95 Noah Franke, ’96 Ricky Prestridge, ’96 Braeden Luna, ’96 Rohan Roberts, ’96 Mikey Melvin are all beginning what looks to be budding careers at the NCAA level. Last seasons hired gun, ’96 Danny Lane, who spent a majority of his …

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USSDA :: NJCSA

The Atlantic division is the most competitive in all of USSDA. Last years finals included two Atlantic division clubs, PDA and Bethesda-Olney, with DC United, Philadelphia Union, Richmond United and PA Classics not far behind. NJCSA finished a disappointing 7th in both the U17/18 & U15/16 age divisions. The New Jersey based club not only …

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USSDA :: Richmond United

Another year, another East Coast super club marriage. Over the last two seasons the Richmond Strikers and Richmond Kickers spent a majority of time near the bottom of the Atlantic Division. Make no mistake about it, there is plenty of excellent coaching, talent and resources within the city, but critics often pointed to the damage …

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El Tri Strikes Back

While the USSF strings Hugo Perez along, El Tri strengthens their U17 National Team pool. Strong rumors seem to suggest that Hugo Perez’s time with the US U15s was cut short for his propensity to call in Hispanic-Americans. Personally I have so many problems with this notion it makes me sick, but that’s not the …

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USSDA :: DC United

DC United will be good this year. I’m not just talking about good in the Atlantic division. I’m not just talking about on the East Coast. I’m not just talking about their U18s. DC has been extremely pro-active in acquiring talent all off-season. They’ve added pieces at every level of their academy. The 18s have …

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USSDA :: New York Red Bulls

One of the more enjoyable previews I do is, and always will be, of the New York Red Bulls academy. The Red Bulls are constantly scouring the Northeast for the premier talent at every level. They boost incredible facilities, coaches, and resources. They’ve been one of the most successful clubs in the MLS of integrating …

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