Developmental Academy Talent Centers

The current Talent Centers will identify players for the 2018/2019 US Soccer Development Academy Season, beginning in August 2018.   

D.C. United’s Development Academy Talent Centers act as a primary player-identification and assessment opportunities for local talent interested in joining D.C. United Academy or one of our affiliated clubs.

The Talent Centers are open applications; however, players will be selected and invited for specific training dates/times to ensure a controlled, high-level training environment.


GK Talent Centers

Date: April 29th

Session 1 (2000-2008 birth years): 8:30 AM-10:00 AM 

DC United Academy - Talent Centers
Locations: Nike Park Turf, 1111 Utterback Store Rd, Great Falls, VA 22066

Date: Friday November 30, 2018

  • Session 1 (2006-2008 birth years): 5:30 PM - 6:45 PM
  • Session 2 (2003-2005 birth years): 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Cost of Tryout: $0 per player

Note: This application makes your player eligible for participation in Talent Centers, but does NOT guarantee your player a spot. Upon review of the application, players will be invited to participate in Talent Centers.A club representative will contact players invited to participate three days prior to the scheduled session. If your player is not contacted then he has not been selected but will be considered for future talent centers.