The goal of the New York Red Bull Academy is to develop youth players. These players will gain technical expertise, tactical awareness and professional discipline, skills that will help them to advance and contribute to the New York Red Bulls professional team.
- Identify players within the tri-state area with the potential to excel in soccer
- Recruit players who have the dedication and desire to reach the highest level of competition in the sport of soccer
- Identification Methods:
- Red Bulls Academy Scouting Network
- Annual Academy Tryouts
- New York Red Bulls Regional Development Schools
- New York Red Bulls Training Programs
Develop talented and dedicated players by:
- Providing top class coaching and facilities.
- Providing Professional support staff
- Focusing on player development that stresses individual growth by establishing and reaching goals
- Creating a competitive and fun learning environment that prioritizes development over winning
- Instilling values and life-skills that benefit players outside of soccer: teamwork, discipline, commitment
- Stressing importance of education in the overall development of person and player
- Developing life long passion for the sport of soccer and the New York Red Bulls