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An Exciting Collaboration to Raise the Level of Pittsburgh Soccer.


Players from the Arsenal Academy Program and the Hotspurs College Prep Phase (U16-U19) have the opportunity to earn a spot with the NPSL or WPSL first-team squad.

The collaboration (beginning in summer 2020) between these two clubs creates a unique pathway to training and competing with advanced collegiate and adult players, providing local youth players with college and potential pro prospects the platform to push themselves further, earlier.


The National Premier Soccer League (NPSL) is one of the largest established men’s soccer leagues in the United States with over 90 teams competing across the country.


The NPSL vision is to be the foundation of the U.S. Soccer development pyramid and help the U.S. become a soccer nation and develop a strong national team.


The NPSL is a member of the United States Adult Soccer Association (USASA) and is thereby affiliated with the United States Soccer Federation (USSF).







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The Women’s Premier Soccer League (WPSL) is a national women’s soccer league in the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico.


The WPSL strives to provide the highest level of developmental opportunities for amateur players in the United States.


The WPSL is sanctioned by the United States Adult Soccer Association (USASA), which is an affiliate of the United States Soccer Federation (USSF).