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San Diego Premier Soccer Club and Barca Cantera announce Youth and Adult partnership


San Diego, Ca. (January 8th, 2020) – San Diego Premier Soccer Club and Barca Cantera have agreed to a youth to adult development partnership.
As a result of the partnership, San Diego Premier and Barca Cantera will provide players with a complete club development and adult feeder program. Benefits will include joint onsite coaching staff, curriculum, player clinics, team training, coach education workshops, and a preseason training camp. Barca Cantera Players will have the opportunity to be part of both the San Diego Premier Sc and San Diego Premier Academy Semi Professional teams, which participate in the United Premier Soccer League (UPSL) and various tournaments including the US Open Cup, along with Professional and collegiate scouting opportunities at different levels Nationally and Internationally in the United States, Mexico and European countries which include, Over- 15 Select travel teams and an intramural program for players starting at Kindergarten.
“As part of the local community, we are incredibly excited to officially partner with Barca Cantera and begin the process of developing the next generation of youth soccer players,” said Tony Partida, San Diego Premier Soccer Club Director and Senior Director of Training Programs. “With both clubs located in the same Training Facility the partnership is a natural fit. In addition to the training programs that we’ll be providing to the players and coaches of the club, we also hope to use some of the unique resources we will now have available at our new home base to further help develop and inspire everyone connected with our mutual program.”
Training programs will begin this month with partnership preparations and infrastructure development beginning immediately. Players within the program will benefit from both club’s structured and progressive curriculums, delivered through our Player Development Program. Barca Cantera will be immersed in the New San Diego Premier International Academy, a resource that provides a fully integrated club development program and curriculum organized by International Professional Youth Academy Coaches and Directors. Programs are offered for players of all ages and abilities. For players with outstanding ability, there is an opportunity to progress from the grassroots youth training programs to the San Diego Premier academy, then on to the Semi Pro Academy or Semi Pro First team., ultimately, to our Professional Club team partners for tryouts.

"The San Diego Premier Soccer Club is excited for the opportunity to be able to partner with a very successful youth soccer organization, we would like to thank Barca Cantera Director Mr. Armando Hernandez and their Board of Directors for this Great Partnership!