TSF Academy are pleased to announce our new Official Academy Affiliation with MLS team, New York Red Bulls. A more in-depth look into what the affiliation means can be found at https://www.newyorkredbulls.com/academy/affiliates
The New York Red Bulls Academy Affiliate Program, part of the MLS Youth Affiliate Network, is a platform designed to improve the player identification and development of elite youth level players by providing greater access to high level soccer opportunities.
The most talented players within the Academy Affiliate Program participate in co-partnered elite player development and talent identification programs operated by both the Affiliate club and the New York Red Bulls Academy.
In addition, each Affiliate will be introduced to a coaching education schedule tailored to elite level player identification and development.
“This is a milestone in our club's history, and we embrace the opportunity to work in partnership with a professional club. We are honored to have New York Red Bulls entrust us with the responsibility of raising the standards of youth development in our area. Being an Affiliate of the New York Red Bulls Academy provides us with the opportunity to share best practices to improve our club, improve the education of our coaches and to provide our players with the chance to play for a professional club. We have already been building a strong and healthy relationship with Red Bulls Academy staff and we believe in their vision and goals for their academy prospects.”
– John Saunders, Academy Director, TSF Academy