As the World Cup comes nears its end, U.K. Elite Soccer Inc. has acquired PTUSA, a soccer coaching program.
Kingston, Massachusetts-based PTUSA offers youth soccer camps, community camps, clubs and clinics for soccer players and coaches in southeastern Massachusetts.
U.K. Elite Soccer, headquartered in Cedar Knolls, N.J., provides youth soccer coaching and education through soccer camps, training weeks and managing municipal organizations and club soccer programs. The company also has two subsidiaries, Global Team Events LLC and FCUSA that specialize in international soccer tours, sports marketing and competitive club soccer tournaments.
The buyer is backed by investment firm Steel Sports Inc., which focuses on building sports, training, education, entertainment and consumer lifestyle businesses.