The club was founded in the United States in April 2015 by successful businessman Renato Valentim, along with former soccer player and multi-time champion Jorge Ferreira da Silva, better knownas Palhinha.
The team began its trajectory by competing in the Northeast Atlantic conference of the NPSL, where it finished the season in second place. With this archievement, the team won the opportunity to compete in the lamarHunt U.S. Open Cup the following year, one of the oldest and most prestigious national competitions in the United States.
Today Boston City F.C. play in the USL 2 and other NISA-affiliated regional leagues. In addition, the club offers residential programs for athletes for around the world, providing players with an exchange experience complet with housing, food, and professional ande personal development infrastruture.
In november 2017, Boston City F.C. Brazil was inaugurated in Manhuaçu, in the stade of Minas Gerais, Brazil. It was one of the first club in Brazil to have the Business format (Sociedade Anônima do Futebol, SAF) as its management model.
The club’s “core” is basead on the development of youth soccer, with SUB-15, and SUB-20 teams competing in the elite of the Minas Gerais state championship, as well as a professional team competing in module II of the same competition. The management model also offers a soccer academy franchise for children and teenagers spread all over Brazil.
Boston City F.C. is pursuing bold goals by constructing its newest Athlete development Center and Sports Complex with a first-world infrastructure. The club’s goal is to enhance the development of high-performance soccer, as well as the social and economic development of the region.
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