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Summer Rec League, Rec Plus Skills Academy & MU Juniors

Minneapolis United Rec Program ROCKS!!!

Don’t miss an opportunity to join one of the best soccer clubs in the state of Minnesota. Over the last 12 years MU has seen growth in its Competitive program from 23 to 75 teams and a summer recreational youth soccer program that has grown from 200 players to over 1,200 players.

MU's Rec soccer program strives to provide:

  • An affordable, friendly soccer experience for every participant and family.
  • A fun exposure to soccer for the beginning players.
  • The opportunity for players to improve their playing skills and ability.
  • A bridge program and introduction into what Minneapolis United SC's "Competitive" soccer program looks like.
  • MU accepts registrations without regard to race, gender or skill level. Financial aid is available to qualifying players and families.
  • Applications for financial aid are confidential.


An affordable & friendly soccer experience for 1st to 9th grade boys & girls. The League gives the opportunity for players to develop soccer skills, learn to be a teammate, and have FUN while playing two games per week.

Games run June 3rd to July 25th at Pearl Park in Minneapolis.

Girls play on Monday and Wednesday evenings at 5:00pm, 6:00pm, 7:00pm & 8:00pm.
Boys play on Tuesday and Thursday evenings at 5:00pm, 6:00pm, 7:00pm & 8:00pm.
Cost: $165 // 8 weeks, 2 games per week (no games July 3 & 4)

Optional Rec Plus Skills Academy // Saturday & Sunday
Cost: One Day $65 // Both Days $115
(Cost is for Summer Rec League Players)

Participants are placed in age-appropriate leagues based on their Fall 2024 grade in school.  Exceptions:  Playing down an age level is allowed only to accommodate a medical or developmental need. Playing up an age level is only allowed with permission of the registrar. Email:


The MU Rec Plus Skills Academy introduces players to competitive style training while still focusing on the JOY of the GAME!! Emphasis on learning and training vs. playing and winning. Open to all players! If you believe your player is ready and is looking for more, this is the right program for you!!

Saturday & Sunday skills training for all 1st-9th grade boys & girls. Players can attend one day or both days!

Dates: June 8, 9, 15, 16, 22, 23, June 29, 30, July 13, 14, 20, 21
Saturdays: 9:30am to 10:30am (1st to 4th)
Saturdays: 10:30am to 11:30am (5th to 9th)
Sundays: 4:00pm to 5:00pm (1st to 4th)
Sundays: 5:00pm to 6:00pm (5th to 8th)

Format: 60 minutes session 

  • 10 minutes 4vs4 small sided games
  • 10 minutes warmup (agility style)
  • 25 minutes technical training (dribbling, passing, shooting)
  • 15 minutes 7vs7 games

Open to all Summer Rec League players, as well as non-Rec League players!!

Cost: One Day $75 // Both Days: $135
Cost: One Day: $65 // Both Days $115 (Price for Summer Rec Players)



MU Juniors is an introduction to soccer for kids ages 4 and 5 years old entering Pre-K or Kindergarten. This 8-week program was designed to foster a love of soccer in your child and teach them a little bit more about the sport, their peers, and themselves. Heavy emphasis is placed on values such as sportsmanship, determination, and persistence as well as fundamental soccer skills in the inquiry-based and play-based MU Juniors program.

Fridays: $105 for 8 sessions // 5:30pm or 6:30pm start time
Mondays: $105 for 8 sessions // 5pm start
Wednesday: $95 for 7 sessions // 5pm start


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