The New York Red Bulls Pre-Academy Teams offer an unparalleled developmental environment for aspiring young players, and the most successful route into Red Bulls Academy, one of the leading Academy systems in the country.
Featuring some of the most talented players in the region, along with expert coaching, unrivaled off field support, and top-class facilities, the Pre-Academy Teams provide a training and game environment unlike any other.
For the 2020/21 season the Red Bulls Pre-Academy Teams will operate boy’s teams in the 2010 and 2011 age groups and girl's teams in the 2008 and 2009 age groups.
A competitive annual training fee includes the following:
- 3 training sessions per week (2 local, 1 centralized)
- Four high-level tournaments each year
- All home games played at Red Bulls first team training facility
- 12 weeks of indoor winter training
- Pre-season orientation at Red Bull Arena
- Optional year-round supplementary Futbolinho training
- Unrivaled player development tools such as pre-season goal setting, video analysis, individual development plans, mid-season updates, and annual review meetings
- Unique MLS game day experiences such as ball boy opportunities and signing days
- Pre-season residential camp at Golden Goal Tournament Park
- Access to exclusive MLS tournaments such as the Kia Invitational, and Generation Adidas Cup (additional fees may apply)
Although tryouts for the 2020/21 season teams have now passed, we are always assessing players within our RDS camps and clinics for suitability for our Academy and Pre-Academy groups. To learn more about our RDS program please CLICK HERE.