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HSC to Join FC Bayern Youth Partner Program (more information)

03/08/2016, 10:00am EST
By GPS Media

Agreement will bring the methodology of German Giants to Oregon

Waltham, MA, March 8th, 2016: Hillsboro Soccer Club are pleased to announce a partnership with Global Premier Soccer (GPS), one of the largest youth soccer organizations in the USA. As part of GPS being the official North American Youth partner of FC Bayern Munich, effective immediately Hillsboro Soccer Club will now have exclusive access to the FC Bayern Munich brand as part of the, soon to be launched GPS Oregon network of clubs and programs.

Hillsboro Soccer Club was founded in 1975 and currently provides programming for 2000 players. The club's mission is to develop the whole player and build community through the beautiful game. GPS signed their exclusive North American partnership with FC Bayern in 2014 and the Massachusetts based organization is currently active in 21 US States plus Canada.

As part of the agreement coaches from Hillsboro Soccer Club will have access to the FC Bayern curriculum & the FC Bayern Academy player development methodology. This will include interaction with the Youth Academy Staff of FC Bayern on a monthly basis, as well as annual technical visits to FC Bayern. All players will also have the honor of wearing the famed FC Bayern uniform.

"Players are our primary concern" said Michele Barber, president of Hillsboro Soccer Club. "Partnering with GPS provides a rich resource to our coaches, builds our business and ultimately strengthens our players."

"We are excited to announce our partnership with Hillsboro SC and the development of GPS Oregon," said GPS CEO Joe Bradley. "We look forward to a long and successful colloboration for the betterment of player develpment in the Northwest," said Bradley.

Hillsboro Soccer Club will run a FC Bayern Player ID program for Boys and Girls beginning fall to identify top talent in the Portland area. The best players from the ID program will be selected to attend the yearly FC Bayern Residential camp coached by FC Bayern Academy staff with the best players from that camp being sent on an official trial to FC Bayern.

For more information on the partnership, visit www.hillsborosoccer.org or http://www.gpsoregon.com