Nitro is a youth soccer club and elite academy that has an affiliation/partnership with the Philadelphia Union of the MLS. Our club focuses on the education and overall development of soccer players U5 - U19 by utilizing a proven curriculum, strategic partnerships, professional coaches, camps/clinics/training sessions, and competitive match play.
Our Nitro Youth Development Academy is a full-service soccer program for all players U5-U12. All players can expect professional, high quality coaching in a fun and positive environment that provides a challenging and rewarding experience for all players involved. Our Academy’s proven development curriculum utilizes weekly training sessions with our professional coaches, monthly training and seasonal skill building clinics with Philadelphia Union coaching staff (at our training facilities), Elite development camps, and competitive match play through appropriate placement in development leagues. All Nitro Academy players will graduate to our Elite and Blast teams for the next level in their development and growth.
Nitro Elite and Blast teams (U13-U19) participate in multiple levels of play with teams placed in leagues that compete locally, regionally and/or nationally. Through our partnerships with the Philadelphia Union, Athletic Republic, and Wyoming Valley Sports Dome, our players are provided with all the resources needed to be successful at every level in the game. Our Elite/Blast development curriculum provides 2-3 training sessions per week, membership into the top competitive leagues for match play, and participation in several showcase events. Due to our proven ability to compete at some of the highest levels, our Elite teams receive acceptance into the top showcase events in the nation where hundreds of college coaches and scouts attend every year.