The Minnesota Thunder Academy is the lasting legacy of the former professional Thunder team. Their goal is to promote the growth and raise the standard of youth soccer in the state of Minnesota.
They are a proud member of the US Development Academy. The Development Academy is a partnership between U.S. Soccer and the top youth clubs around the country to provide the best youth players in the U.S. with an every day environment designed to produce the next generation of National Team players. The Academy’s programming philosophy of increased training, less total games and more competitive games is based on U.S. Soccer’s Best Practices utilized by the U-17 U.S. National Team Residency program.
The Minnesota Thunder Academy promotes, organizes, and administers MN soccer programs for players ages 5 to 19. Please visit their website for more information on how to get involved..