Founded 9 years ago, South United is Bangalore’s first privately owned professional Football Club. The Club has played in the I-League 2nd Division, the BDFA Super Division, the Gadhinglaj United Cup as well as the Puttaiah Memorial Cup. 30 Players from the team have been called to represent Karnataka in the Santosh Trophy, and several have gone on to play for I-League, ISL, and even International Teams.
Dedicated to providing a pathway for the youth, South United has also started its own Football Academy in the heart of Bangalore. Catering to students from the ages of 5 years onwards, this Bangalore Soccer Academy is well-experienced in training girls and boys in the sport. The SUFC Senior Team, too, has always comprised of young players, and now South United is looking to set up teams in the Under 13, Under 15, Under 16, Under 17, and Under 19 categories.
With its constant focus on youth and grassroots training, South United has numerous career opportunities for players. On the field, it has proven itself time and again through the exposure it gives its players. This is not just limited to tournaments and leagues but also includes soccer camps and clinics. By joining this Bangalore Soccer Academy, one has the chance to learn the sport and play professionally. The coaches at the Academy are qualified and licensed and provide individual assessments to hone a student’s talents.
South United also works with players and agents to help players advance their careers in the sport by providing them with varied opportunities. Be it through transfers or loans, the growth and benefits available are countless. There are SUFC players who have been called to trial for the National Team, and one of the most recent success stories is former SUFC player, Sudipta Malakar who has been selected for the Maldivian Team, LT Sports.
After pursuing football as a professional player or sometimes even during, South United has given many players a chance to coach with South United. Along with helping them procure their licenses, they have received immense support from the management to help them further their vocation.
Besides playing and coaching, South United also reaches out to people who are interested in the management aspects of the sport. Football, as a sport, is constantly growing, and like other industries, it too has various career prospects. Through its Sports Business Management Course, South United continuously assists persons entering the industry or even those seeking a shift from their own. From Sports Technology to Sports Events, Tourism, and Medicine, it partners with companies across various niches to give its students a plethora of choices.
On and off the field, the South United Ecosystem has a lot to offer. From the Football Club to the Academy, Sports Schools, Sports Education, Events, Infrastructure, and the Sports Foundation, there is something for everyone. To join the best football coaching club in Bangalore, call 8296170556 and register today!