A comprehensive soccer program designed to maximize player development with a Talent Development Plan that includes curriculum and philosophy with sound proven pedagogy.
USSF “A”, USC Premier Diploma and U.S. Soccer Instructor Licensed coaches on Staff with professional licensed Coach/Trainer for every team
U11-U14 Age Group – 99 training sessions per season
Optimal training and development for all players following FC Methodolog
College Recruitment Assistance Program with Dedicated Staff
TRACE video analysis for individuals/team with college recruitment video capabilities
League Affiliation Player Registration Fee (Player Pass)
Referee fees for all Regular Season matches
Two dedicated facilities with seven fully lighted practice/game fields
Full time staff including, Administrative Director, Director of Coaching, Youth Academy Director, Marketing Director and Communications Specialist
Part time staff including Recreational Director, FC Futures Director and Administrator/Registrar
Access to Elite Academy additional training program
Fully funded Coaching Development Pathway
Goalkeeper Union training program with dedicated staff
Weekly email updates by coach
Club Operational Costs; Dedicated clubhouse with fully functioning concession stand, air-conditioned offices and meeting room
Financial Aid Program
Places must be earned and based on Pride, Passion & Perseverance
The FCS Technical Staff and Head Coach of each team will work together to determine developmentally appropriate programming for each player
All tournament entry fees and coach’s tournament expenses (food, gas and hotel) if applicable, will be divided amongst all players unless covered by team sponsorship. Players are expected to attend all scheduled tournaments for their teams which will be outlined at the mandatory team meetings.
Players are responsible for purchasing their Nike uniforms from WeGotSoccer.com, an online vendor. The mandatory kit includes: (1) Nike FC Sarasota 2021 Custom Navy/Gold Nike Jersey, (1) Nike Pike Derby III White Jersey, (1) Nike Park VII Gold Jersey, (1) Nike Dry League Knit II Shorts - Navy, (1) Nike Dry League Knit II Shorts - Wolf Grey, (2) pair of Classic Socks (white and navy). The cost for purchasing the required complete uniform is approx $190.00.
Players are expected to wear the approved practice uniform and shin guards and bring a correct size ball and water to each practcie. The mandatory practice uniform consists of the Nike Dry Academy 21 Drill Top, Navy Shorts and socks. It is recommended that each player have a minimum of 2 practice shirts (players will receive a gold jersey in their "required kit" which can be used as a practice shirt as well). Additional practice shirts can be purchased individually. To keep costs as low as possible, the navy shorts and socks can be generic brand, but they MUST be SOLID NAVY.