Club Development:


At its core, US Club Soccer believes better clubs develop better coaches, and better coaches develop better players. Players First expands US Club Soccer’s philosophy of empowering clubs.


View the Players First partners advancing club development.

Chicago Fire Vice President Logan Pause: How to win the right way

Logan Pause, the Vice President of MLS's Chicago Fire, discusses his professional playing career, and specifically, how he focused on "playing the right way." Although it can be easy to disregard this during intense moments, Pause said playing honorably - respecting the rules, officials, teammates and opponents - makes winning more satisfying....

Introducing ‘Club Development’ pillar

US Club Soccer’s newly launched platform, Players First, is intended to revolutionize youth soccer through five primary pillars: Club Development Coaching Development Player Development Parent Engagement & Education Player Health & Safety The first of those – in no particular order – is club development.......