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FL Premier FC welcomes Largo United Soccer Club to the family!
Two youth soccer programs who have existed in Tampa Bay for over 40 years, FL Premier FC and Largo United Soccer Club, are excited to announce an official partnership between the two clubs effective immediately. Both organizations share the same ideals and philosophies regarding club culture and putting player development first and look forward to fostering these principles together. This collaboration will expand opportunities for all players through better player development, player identification, parent education, sharing of coaching resources and the establishment of a pathway for players to college and beyond.
“I am really looking forward to working closely with Al and Rick Sousa and the rest of the Largo United staff to keep growing the Belcher Road campus and soccer in Pinellas County. This is great news for the Tampa Bay youth soccer community and our own FL Premier FC families. It is going to create numerous opportunities for all of our athletes at all levels of play. FL Premier FC prides itself on our great family environment -- and our family just keeps getting bigger! We are excited about the future of our Club for our players and families, and the opportunity to keep expanding throughout Tampa Bay,” says Novi Maric, Executive Director of FL Premier FC.
"It is with a true sense of excitement that Largo United Soccer Club engages in this Partnership with Florida Premier FC which is one of the outstanding clubs in the state of Florida. The potential of this partnership is unlimited with the resources that Florida Premier will provide to our present and future player pool. We believe that this partnership is strategically positioned for great success and growth. With Largo United's Pinellas complex, at Belcher Rd, which is most centrally located in Pinellas county, the quality of the facilities and outstanding support the city of Largo provides to the club, states Al Sousa, Executive Director of Largo United. “This partnership will also allow access to every league available to the highest level for teams located at the Pinellas site. The opportunity for player development will be unlimited.”
Largo United Soccer Club will maintain their recreational programs at the Belcher campus under the Largo name.
Both clubs are looking forward to moving into the future together and to growing and prospering as FL Premier FC. Stay tuned for more exciting news and offerings in conjunction with this partnership!