Red Bulls Training Programs Partner with:
Harborfields Soccer Club
HARRISON, N.J. (06/04/2018) – The New York Red Bulls have agreed to a youth development partnership with Harborfields Soccer Club, the club announced today.
As a result of the partnership, the Red Bulls will provide Harborfields Soccer Club with a complete club development program. Benefits will include onsite Red Bulls coaching staff, curriculum and RED Print access, player clinics, team training, coach education workshops, and a training camp.
“We are really excited to begin working with a young club like Harborfields, they are looking to implement a tested and proven player development system by utilizing our Red Print, Methodology and Philosophy to improve Club Culture and to develop smart, attack minded players that understand the game” – Jerome Vivona, Red Bulls Regional Manager for Long Island, Brooklyn, Queens and Staten Island said.
Warren Knecht, Club President said: “Since our inaugural season, 5 years ago, the Harborfields Soccer Club has been on a mission to create a top notch soccer club where kids are having fun, learning the game and developing their skills by maximizing their exposure to professional training. Today we are excited to announce another positive step towards helping to accomplish these goals with a partnership with the Professional Soccer Club the New York Red Bulls. The Red Bulls will be implementing staff, leadership, and instruction into our club. Their coaching methods, approach to skills training and attitude towards the young players are very much in line with our Harborfields Soccer Club. We are proud to have been able to partner with a program with a great reputation for quality and it illustrates the Harborfields Soccer Club’s goal of providing to our community a high quality soccer environment for children and their families.”
The grassroots partnership provides Harborfields Soccer Club a unique opportunity to partner with a leading Major League Soccer team and benefit from an extensive range of youth soccer expertise.
The initiative will also help connect young players to the professional game. As part of the curriculum, players are actively encouraged to watch soccer games and, through a special offer, are provided with the opportunity to attend a live professional match at Red Bull Arena, a state of the art soccer stadium, located in Harrison, N.J.
About the New York Red Bulls Player Development System
The New York Red Bulls maintain one of the premier youth development programs in the United States, committed to identifying and developing talent in the tri-state area. The Red Bulls Player Development System is a multi-layered program that provides professional support at all levels of the game. Each level of the player development pyramid has been structured to provide the best development opportunities to players, coaches and youth soccer organizations. Within the local community, programs are offered for players of all ages and abilities. For players with outstanding ability, there is an opportunity to progress from the grassroots Training Programs to the Regional Development School, then on to the Academy Teams and, ultimately, to the Red Bulls professional team. Red Bulls Academy teams are consistently ranked among the top programs in the nation. Red Bulls players make regular appearances in U.S. Soccer Youth National Teams and NCAA Division I programs. For more information about Red Bulls Academy and training programs, visit www.redbullsacademy.com.