The U TRAIN PRO programs provide a unique opportunity for young players to develop, and fall in love with, "The Beautiful Game" under the watchful eye of the Philadelphia Union Youth Professional Coaches.


  • A FREE Youth ticket to a 2023 Union home game
  • A FREE Union training t-shirt
  • Professional and engaging environment to improve players
  • Coaching delivered by the Professional Union Youth Coaching staff
  • A unique and memorable Professional experience


The Philadelphia Union Professional Futsal Academy is designed to provide high-level training and development opportunities to competitive and advanced youth players looking for supplemental training outside their club schedule and will be Directed by Thiago Vilela Evangelista.

The program will be running specific futsal training with the goals of developing:

   ⁃   Soccer IQ: ability to read the game and know what to do in the phases of the game

   ⁃   Attack Mentality: improve creativity, confidence, and enjoyment 

   ⁃   Motor Development: improve coordination and foot skills

   ⁃   Decision-Making: improve ability to know what to do before the ball comes to you, effective movement in smalls spaces, and make the best decision in the moment


Philadelphia Union provide youth programs and clinics which are designed to provide a series of training sessions that allow the Union to connect with local clubs and the soccer community. The Philadelphia Union Clinics offer programs for all level of players looking to train outside of their club environment. The programs range from beginner to elite level and delivered under the instruction of the Philadelphia Union Youth coaching staff. Our staff range include professional USSF Certified instructors, aspiring young coaches starting their coaching certifications, to college players wanting to give back to the soccer community.

Our goal is to create a unique atmosphere for all players to receive the highest coaching instruction while enjoying being developed as a soccer player under the Union Youth coaching methodology.

Located in various locations all around the Greater Philadelphia Area, our programs and clinics are designed to provide a better understanding of the game’s overall tactics in a safe, fun, and competitive environment conducive for each player to learn, grow and succeed.

Players will practice in an exciting soccer environment consisting of modern drills, games and small-sided exercises. Whether you are a beginner or advanced player, the Philadelphia Union offer a wide variety of clinics and programs that cater to the needs of all individual players.