NVUFC become first club-to-club partnership for Dundee United in the USA
Northern Virginia, March 2021 – Northern Virginia United FC is pleased to announce the formation of a strategic partnership with Dundee United FC in the Scottish Premiership. The NVUFC first team participates in the National Premier Soccer League and United Premier Soccer League, while their Academy will begin play in the USL Super Y League this summer. The American club are operated by Dundee United Hall of Fame legend Brian Welsh and the exciting partnership will see both clubs share development, operational and talent ID processes. The partnership will allow the clubs to share visions, best practices and allow the DUFC Our Academy players the opportunity to experience new environments and a different culture to enhance their development while also offering NVUFC players the opportunity to experience being part of the Elite-level Our Academy.
As part of the partnership, NVUFC will undergo a rebrand that incorporates the Tannadice clubs’ famous tangerine color and logo brand assets within their improved visual identity. The partnership has already activated with key personnel meeting digitally and engaging in working groups. Dundee United’s Sporting Director Tony Asghar said, “This is an exciting p