New York, NY
RGV FC Youth Academy and Capelli Sport are proud to announce an official agreement and a long-term partnership. New York City-based brand Capelli Sport has signed as the Official and Exclusive Uniform, Apparel and Equipment Supplier of RGV FC Youth Academy.
Starting in May 2021, RGV FC Youth Academy along with their academic partner, IDEA Toros College Prep, will begin this new partnership with Capelli Sport. Established in 2016 and based in Edinburg, TX, RGV FC Youth Academy is committed to building a reputation as the leader in youth soccer development in the Rio Grande Valley area. The club, in conjunction with IDEA Toros College Prep, is recognized as one of the nation’s top programs for developing high level college student-athletes as well as future professional soccer players.
“As Director of Coaching, I could not be prouder and more excited for this partnership. The vision and mission of RGV FC Youth Academy aligns with the Capelli Sport model of inspiring growth for the future of soccer in the US. From professional player pathways to assisting our club at the ground level, Capelli Sport is the partner we have been seeking that will help us reach our long-term goals. We eagerly welcome Capelli Sport to the RGV FC Youth Academy family!”, said Rafa Amaya, DOC of RGV FC Youth Academy
“IDEA Toros College Prep is proud to welcome Capelli Sport to our Team. Through our partnership with RGV FC Youth Academy, our scholars will benefit from this collaboration as Capelli Sport will not only provide uniquely designed uniforms that set our players apart, but will also bolster our mission to send all of our student athletes to the highest level universities in the country as well as top level professional soccer teams around the world.”, continued Diego Reyna, Assistant Principal of IDEA College Prep and board member of RGV FC Youth Academy.
Capelli Sport President and CEO George Altirs said, “We look forward to our partnership with RGV FC Youth Academy and IDEA Toros School. We will be focused on supporting our new partners and the growth of soccer in the Rio Grande Valley area and we look forward to seeing the athletes on the field.”
About RGV FC Youth Academy
The RGV FC Youth Academy, established in 2016, is the only officially sanctioned MLS Next club in the Rio Grande Valley. RGV FC Youth Academy competes nationally at the highest level of youth soccer in the US and, through its partnership with IDEA Toros College Prep, has successfully built a top level college and professional pathway for the local Rio Grande Valley soccer community.
About Capelli Sport
Capelli Sport is an innovative sportswear and team wear brand focusing on design of the highest quality, latest fabric technology and design functionality for world-class performance on the field. For more information on Capelli Sport, current partners, and how to join the team SHOP CAPELLI SPORT, visit the ONLINE CATALOG PAGES at capellisport.com, follow them on Twitter (@capellisport) and Instagram (CapelliSport), or visit the Capelli Sport Facebook page.