Fresh off being named the Best Midfielder at the Dordrecht Football Cup in the Netherlands this March, Crossfire Academy midfielder Declan McGlynn turned in another star performance at the Development Academy Playoffs in June.
TopDrawerSoccer.com followed every game of the event, where Crossfire BU-18/19 DA finished as National Quarterfinalists, and at the conclusion released their U-18/19 Best XI. Of McGlynn, they reported: “Creative in the attacking third, dynamic on the ball, and consistently involved in the action. McGlynn was a breakout star of the week.”
Ethan Bartlow, a Crossfire Academy defender, was also named in the article as another top performer from the event, one of a handful across the DA who was also considered for the Best XI.