Soccer training program seeks kids of color aged 4 through 8

The SWAG is a philanthropically funded, no cost soccer training program targeting young athletes ages 4 through 8 from Philadelphia’s African-American and immigrant communities.

Launched in 2018, The SWAG player pool is comprised of over 2000 young athletes, who are offered soccer coaching and training year-round. Over 95% of the SWAG players are of African descent or from immigrant families.

The SWAG has been endorsed by the nationally-esteemed Philadelphia Union Academy program in Major League Soccer, which starts at U9 and runs through U17.

​The SWAG’s focus is on providing Philadelphia’s young athletes with accelerated technical development and professional coaching in a fun setting.

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