Developmental Academy Talent Centers

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

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.


Location: RFK Stadium Auxiliary Turf Fields (279 Oklahoma Ave NE, Washington, DC 20002) 

Date: Sunday May 5th, 2019

  • Times

    2007-2009 - 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

2004-2006 - 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM

2003-2001 - 1:30 Pm - 2:45 PM

Cost of Talent Center: $15 per player

DCU - Triad Elite Soccer Club, Beat the Heat Tournament

Location: Sara Lee Soccer Complex  (5656 Shattalon Dr, Winston-Salem, NC 27105)

Date: Friday April 12, 2019

  • Times

    2005-2007 - 5:30 PM - 6:45 PM

    2002-2004 - 6:45 PM - 8:00 PM

Cost of Talent Center: $15 per player

Note: This registration makes your player eligible for participation in Talent Centers, but does NOT guarantee your player a spot on any D.C. United team.