"Congratulations to all the teams, players, and coaches that competed in the Alabama State Cup Final Four Event this past weekend! I have enjoyed watching the players and coaches grow throughout the past year, resulting in such positive rewards on so many levels. To the players-Continue to train hard, play with pride and never be satisfied, but enjoy this moment in the sun. You have made your club proud. To the Coaches-I am so proud of your hard work and coaching acumen to continue to show Birmingham United is the Premier Club in the Region. I look forward to watching the program continue to improve and evolve!"
Ben Parks Director of Coaching
"We are very excited and thrilled at the success of our teams the past few weekends in the Alabama Division I and Division II State Cup Championships. The results are a great reward for our players, parents, and wonderful coaching staff. This has been a great year for BUSA and we excited about the future growth and development of soccer in Alabama."
Capital City Streaks and BUSA Announce Plans to Form Strategic Partnership!
November 1st, 2016
Birmingham United Soccer Association (BUSA) and Capital City Streaks in Montgomery have agreed to create a strategic partnership starting in the spring of 2016. Both clubs have consistently been leaders in player development in our state and share similar ideas, beliefs and standards for how the game should be played. The goal for this partnership between these two prestigious organizations will be to create new initiatives that allow for more player development opportunities for the players in our current markets, better practices for business branding and a better collective use of our coaching resources.
YMCA of Greater Montgomery Vice President and Capital City Streaks Director, Manny Sanchez was quoted, “We are thrilled to announce the creation of a strategic partnership with BUSA that will allow our players to have unique opportunities to continue to develop and play at the most competitive levels in our country. Our two clubs are very much aligned and share many common values and philosophies. Without a doubt working together we can continue not only to develop our players by creating different training and competitive environments, but also by growing the game in Alabama. This is definitely an exciting day for our club, players and coaches.
BUSA Executive Director, Andrew Brower was quoted as saying, “We are thrilled to begin a collaborative relationship with Capital City Streaks. This is an exciting day for soccer in Alabama. We think that by working together we can continue to create new platforms for player development and ultimately better serve players in central Alabama. Our club’s share mirror visions for growth and development and we are excited to begin this new partnership with Capital City.
Andrew Brower Manny Sanchez
Executive Director YMCA of Greater Montgomery Vice President
Birmingham United Soccer Association Capital City Streaks Soccer Club