MISSION

Merced United provides a competitive youth soccer program that inspires players to develop to their highest potential, and experience the rewards of pursuing excellence, teamwork, and sportsmanship. Our Core Values & Beliefs – Our players, families and coaches aspire to:
 

  • Demonstrate integrity, respect, and sportsmanship in all we do.
     

  • Instill a life long love of the game.
     

  • Build a strong sense of community among all our club members.
     

  • Take a “whole life,” player centric perspective in all our decisions.
     

  • Develop all players, regardless of skill level, to their full soccer potential.

Since 1979 ...

12,000+

Total

Kids

200+

Adults

involved

1,000+

Coaching 

Hours

15+

Players Recruited

VISION

Establish Merced United as a leader in youth soccer by:

 

  • Being the competitive soccer club of choice for local youth players.
     

  • Maintaining the highest caliber of coaches and staff.
     

  • Reflecting the diversity of Merced's soccer community in our players, coaches and leaders.
     

  • Possessing resources and facilities that fully support Club operations and meet program needs.
     

  • To develop National team caliber players for our country.
     

  • To help the US with player development to win International Youth Competitions.
     

  • To have a player on the US National team.
     

  • To play the highest caliber international club teams at all age groups.