WASHINGTON– While the D.C. United Academy had mixed results last weekend in road games against the Players Development Academy (PDA), the highlight was a hard-fought 3-2 victory by the Under-16 squad as United academy teams combined to go 1-3-1 overall. In addition, the D.C.
WASHINGTON– D.C. United has announced that homegrown defender Jalen Robinson has been selected to the U.S. Under-23 Men’s National Team for its upcoming camp and the Toulon Tournament in Toulon, France. Robinson joined the U-23 side on May 24 and will return to Washington at the conclusion of the tournament.
WASHINGTON– D.C. United Academy teams had mixed results in their latest fixtures. On Saturday, May 16, Black-and-Red posted a winning record in matches against Continental FC Delco, and on Sunday, May 17, United teams didn’t fare as well as they hosted teams from the New York Red Bulls and Oakwood SC.
Washington, D.C. (May 14, 2015) -- D.C. United’s Academy Under-13, Under-14, Under-15, Under-16 and Under-18 teams all had matches against the PA Classics this past Saturday, May 9. The U-13 and U-15 teams played its games at the RFK auxiliary field while the U-14, U-16, and U-18 returned to the Evergreen Sportsplex in Leesburg, Va. The U-15 team kicked off the action at 12 p.m.
Nine D.C. United Academy players journeyed to Milan to train with sister club Internazionale F.C. and have had the experience of a lifetime, on and off the field.
From experiencing the thrill of a match at the famed San Siro to impressing in training matches, the academy players have tested themselves and expanded their horizons.
Washington, D.C. (May 5, 2015) -- D.C. United Academy Under-13, Under-14, Under-15, Under-16 and Under-18 teams all returned to action over the weekend playing one match each on Saturday, May 2. The U-14, U-16 and U-18 teams took on Richmond United at Evergreen Sportsplex in Leesburg, Va., while the U-13 and U-15 teams traveled to Covenant Park in Ellicott, Md., to play the Soccer Association of Columbia (SAC).
Washington, D.C. (Apr. 30, 2014) – D.C. United has announced that a select group of D.C. United Academy players will train with their age-group counterparts at partner club F.C. Internazionale from May 3-8. Players from United’s U-14, U-16, and U-18 Development Academy teams will travel to Italy and take part in practice sessions at the Centro Sportivo Giacinto Facchetti. They will also attend Inter’s match against AC Chievo Verona at the famed Stadio Giuseppe Meazza, more commonly known as San Siro, on May 3.
Washington, D.C. (April 28, 2015) -- D.C. United Academy Under-13, Under-14, Under-15, Under-16 and Under-18 teams all participated in a double header this past weekend. Their first game on Saturday, April 25, pitted them against Maryland side Bethesda-Olney Soccer Academy. The U-14, U-16 and U-18 matches took place at Evergreen Sportsplex in Leesburg, Va., while the U-13 and U-15 games were played at the RFK Auxiliary Field. Together the teams combined for a 1-2-2 record against their Maryland neighbors.
D.C. United Academy teams at the U-15, U-13, U-12, and new U-11 level will hold open tryouts per age group beginning in May. The trials give an opportunity for players in the area to showcase their skills and be evaluated by D.C. United Academy coaches. The academy has expanded to the U-11 level for the first time in the 2015-2016 season, creating the opportunity for players born on or after August 1, 2004, to represent D.C. United at an academy level.