In 2014 GPS and FC Bayern partnered in one of the most extensive European Club partnerships ever developed in the USA. This deal was FC Bayern’s first partnership outside of Germany of this nature and part of their International Strategy that included the opening of an office in New York in 2014.
The connectivity to the FC Bayern Academy sets standards for European club participation in player development in the US.
Twice Annual Coach Visits
FC Bayern Coaches visit the US over the first two weeks of December, the last two weeks in June and the first week in July every year.
Monthly Conference Calls
Affiliate DOCs will participate in a monthly conference call with FC Bayern Academy.
FC Bayern provide Affiliates with access to their existing and developing curriculum – content sent bi-weekly.
Annual Technical Visits
GPS host bi-annual visits to Munich where Technical staff are the guests of the Academy, see their methodology in action and catch a first team game.