Director, Youth Affiliates
The Fire Juniors is the official youth soccer program of the Chicago Fire Football Club, currently consisting of 11 clubs nationwide and more than 8,000 travel players and 8,000 recreational players. Each club receives the the support of the Fire's professional club structure while maintaining a local focus that meets the needs of all youth players in the community.
Built with the goal of leading the evolution of youth soccer, the Fire Juniors strives to achieve excellence on and off the field of play. As part of the Chicago Fire Juniors, boys and girls have access to unparalleled opportunities for soccer and personal development.
To Lead the Evolution of Youth Football In the United States.
To foster a culture of excellence both on and off the field of play. To create an environment that develops players from grassroots through to college, MLS and National Teams.
Our Fire Juniors Network is currently made up of the following clubs;
Through the Chicago Fire Football Club and Fire Juniors Network, our youth affiliate clubs benefit from access to unparalleled services and expertise that aim to develop the business and soccer operations of our youth clubs. The opportunities we provide to our affiliates are defined by three key areas;
Through these three areas, we provide a number of opportunities that are further explained below.