60 United FC and FC United DA Announce Affiliation
February 13, 2019
FC United Development Academy & 60 United FC Announce Affiliation
By: FC United & 60 United FC
60 United FC and the FC United Development Academy are excited to officially announce their affiliation
starting Spring of 2019. “We are incredibly excited to build a bridge with FC United Development Academy
which provides the best opportunities in the nation for high-level players. Players at 60 United FC,
VHSC and LFSA will now have a direct pathway to the DA. Our affiliation with DA will not only open new
doors for our players but also for our coaches.” Oktay Akgun, 60 United Director of Coaching.
The FC United Development Academy will provide additional education and coaching resources, practice
strategies and player opportunities to 60 United players. "This exciting partnership signifies FC United's
continued commitment to player development. In addition to the on the field training benefits, this
partnership provides us the opportunity to share our philosophy, methodology, and curriculum to the
membership of our partner clubs in our shared pursuit of establishing greater player development pathways
for our players." Steve Morris, FC United Development Academy Director.
The FC United Development Academy will be hosting a town hall meeting for current 60 United players
and families to meet with the FC United Development Academy Boys & Girls Directors and address any
questions they may have.
Town Hall Meeting
Vernon Hills Village Hall
Wednesday, February 13th at 7:30pm
290 Evergreen Dr, Vernon Hills, IL 60061