The name Matt Roberts may not ring a bell for many of our readers immediately. Those from the Grand Rapids area will likely know Roberts name from his contributions to the Grand Rapids Juniors Crew soccer program or as the driving force behind the founding of Grand Rapids FC. Roberts is the Youth Academy Coordinator for the newly formed Midwest United FC. The Midwest United FC is the combination of the GR Crew Juniors and TKO Premier Soccer (Kalamazoo). Roberts is also the head coach of the U8 Boys Royal, U8 Boys White, U9 Boys Royal, and U10 Boys Royal teams for Midwest.