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Chivas USA Youth Academy

Once a Goat: Brendan Hines-Ike joins Swedish club

We check in on a Chivas USA academy alum, Brendan Hines-Ike, who signed his first professional contract with a European club.

CUSA Academy wins USSDA awards, bites the dust

Goodbye, Junior Goats, and thanks for the memories.

LAFC's Nguyen: We want zero connection to CUSA

We share comments from LAFC co-owner Henry Nguyen at a recent town hall event in Seattle, in which he discusses the academy picture and why the club is going the direction they are, as well as a response to the Cristiano Ronaldo reports.

CUSA's Kleiban moving to LA Galaxy Academy

We go over the news that Chivas USA Academy coach Brian Kleiban is moving to the LA Galaxy Academy, and explain why we won't be covering academy matters much anymore.

Believe it! Chivas USA played a game today

It might be April 1, but a Chivas USA team really played today, and we provide the recap and highlights from the match.

Academy: Mexico, U.S. make U-17 WC, plus results

We go over the exploits of Chivas USA Academy products at the conclusion of the 2015 CONCACAF U-17 Championship, and discuss the weekend's results for the Academy.

Academy: CUSA to play in Gen. adidas Cup in Texas

We share the news that Chivas USA's Academy will participate in the Generation adidas Cup later this month, and go over their group stage opponents and schedule.

Academy: CUSA Trio called up for U.S. U-15 camp

Three Chivas USA academy players have been selected to the latest U.S. U-15 training camp. We go over that as well as other national team news and recent results for the program.

Academy: Gutierrez plays in U-17 champ. opener

We review the latest happenings for Chivas USA Academy players, past and present, at the CONCACAF U-17 championship.

Academy: Gutierrez called up for U-17 championship

In our latest update on Chivas USA's Academy, we discuss the players called up for the CONCACAF U-17 Championship, another player in national team action, and the latest academy results.

Academy: U.S. call-ups and college commitments

In our latest update on Chivas USA's Academy, we highlight several U.S. National Team call-ups for current and former Academy members, and also discuss the college commitments we could find for the program.

On CUSA's Academy, its future, and LAFC's Academy

Chivas USA's Academy is in its final months, and there's been a fair amount of media attention recently on their successes. We discuss what can be done with the academy, and where LAFC may come in to the scenario.

Academy: Spencer sends U.S. to U-20 World Cup

The United States U-20 team booked passage to the U-20 World Cup this summer with a 2-0 win over El Salvador. The result came with considerable Chivas USA Academy influence. We go over the news.

CUSA Academy: Teams continue season slate

We catch up with the only existing remnant of the Chivas USA organization, its academy, and see how they did in their most recent matches.

Delgado misses USMNT cut for CONCACAF U-20 tourney

A former Chivas USA player missed the cut for the CONCACAF U-20 Championship, despite being in the running. We have the news as well as the CUSA Academy links to the tournament squad.

CUSA Academy represented in U.S. U-14 camp

Three current members of Chivas USA's Academy, in addition to a former member, were called up to the latest U.S. U-14 national team training camp. We go over the news.

Exclusive: Calvert on making 18 & Homegrown Game

Chivas USA Homegrown forward Caleb Calvert realized a dream of sorts on Sunday, nearly playing his first competitive minutes. In an exclusive with The Goat Parade, the youngster discussed making the 18, playing in MLS' Homegrown Game, and more.

Chivas USA Academy to close down in June

Chivas USA will close their Academy in June. We go over the news and explain why this is a colossally dumb idea.

Academy: 9 players called up to national teams

The Development Academy may be in the offseason, but plenty of Chivas USA Academy players have stayed busy lately, as nine players have been selected to national teams at various levels. We go over the recent exploits of the players.

Academy: Ivan Gutierrez named to Western best XI

Chivas USA Academy player Ivan Gutierrez was named to the USSDA's Western Conference best XI this week. We go over the honor as well as the resume the youngster is racking up.

GK on the way? Pair training with CUSA this week

Could Chivas USA be on the lookout to sign a new goalkeeper? We discuss a pair of young GKs who have been training with the team, including a former CUSA Academy player.

Delgado, Arellano called up to USMNT youth rosters

Two Chivas USA players, Academy defender Hugo Arellano and first team midfielder Marky Delgado, have recently been called up to youth U.S. Men's National Team training camps. We go over the news.

Academy: CUSA lose to Bethesda-Olney in quarters

Chivas USA's U-18 Academy team could not manage to continue their season on Monday, falling to Bethesda-Olney in the quarterfinal knockout stage. We go over the game and congratulate the team on a very good season.

Academy: U-18s find out Finals Week opponent

U.S. Soccer released the quarterfinal draw for the USSDA U-18s Finals Week on Tuesday, and we found out who Chivas USA's team will play. We go over the news.

Academy: CUSA U-18s win USSDA playoff group

Chivas USA Academy's U-18s participated in the USSDA playoffs this week, winning their group and moving on to Finals Week. We go over the road that got them to the final round.

CUSA Academy: Rodriguez signs with Club Tijuana

Chivas USA Academy product Anthony Rodriguez signed a professional deal with Club Tijuana, the player announced on Tuesday. We go over the news and discuss the trend of CUSA youth products signing elsewhere.

Academy: Chivas USA U-13s win Dallas Cup

Chivas USA's Academy has racked up some good results of late. We go over the U-13s Dallas Cup title, and talk about the accomplishment and team with head coach Brian Kleiban.

Academy: CUSA U-23s win Raul Briones Cup

Catching up on recent Chivas USA Academy news, we go over the U-23 team's latest trophy for the organization's cabinet, as well as wonder about the future of the team.

Delgado called up to U.S. U-20s for Dallas Cup

Chivas USA midfielder Marky Delgado has been called up to the USMNT U-20s for the Dallas Cup. We go over the news, including the time he'll miss with his club.

Update: Oceanside city council reject RSL proposal

Reports out of San Diego are that Real Salt Lake is looking to create a USL PRO team and Academy in the San Diego suburb of Oceanside. We go over the report, and what it could mean for Southern California teams Chivas USA and LA Galaxy.

Academy: Hilton, Anguiano called up to U.S. U-14s

Chivas USA Academy players John Hilton and Carlos Anguiano have been called up to the latest U.S. U-14 National Team training camp. We go over the news.

U-18s struggle in Copa Chivas, but beat Liverpool

Chivas USA's Academy U-18 side went to Guadalajara to participate in Copa Chivas. Despite beating Liverpool in a group stage match, they struggled otherwise. We go over the results and what it means for the development of the players.