Los Angeles Galaxy Ins and Outs, Dec. 10, 2010

Klein lays out blueprint for Galaxy Youth Academy

Now-retired Los Angeles Galaxy standout and current Senior Director of the LA Galaxy Academy Program and Special Projects Chris Klein wasted no time in making plans for the long-term development of the program over the week.

“To be real honest, as I finished playing I became more and more excited about beginning the next chapter,” Klein told “I was really excited to get started and sink my teeth into this and learn and evaluate, to see how we can improve upon what has been a very good foundation.”

On Klein's shoulders will be the task of developing local young talent who not only want to see their heroes in the strip, but will also be able to play for it as members of the Academy.

“[It's about] How can we get players that grow up locally in Southern California to not only want to see the Galaxy, but to be able to play for the Galaxy,” Klein said. &ld...

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