Programs

F.C. Portland Academy offers a variety of programs for players ages 5-19. Below is information that directly pertains to each program.

F.C. Portland Junior Academy Program (U5-U8)- The F.C. Portland Junior Academy Program’s goal is to focus on making the game fun for the kids while teaching them the fundamental (dribbling, passing, receiving) skills. We will introduce them to concepts and familiarize them with the game. Our end goal is to instill a passion for the beautiful game, so the kids are enjoying themselves, beginning to develop as players, and want to keep coming back because they love soccer.

F.C. Portland Youth Academy Program (U9/U10)- The F.C. Portland Youth Academy Program is the bridge connecting our Junior Academy (U6-U8) and our Competitive Program (U11-U18). Players are required to tryout and selected players will be placed in the Youth Academy Program (Y.A.P.). These specific age groups are a critical learning age, and the Youth Academy Program has been developed so that committed players can have access to year-round training where the basic fundamental skills are mastered. This program will give players the benefit of a competitive environment with a developmental mindset. The Youth Academy is the perfect place for recreational players that are looking to transition into club soccer.

F.C. Portland Competitive Program (U11-U14)- The F.C. Portland U11-U14 Competitive Program is for players that are interested in playing at the highest level of club soccer. Players are required to tryout at the beginning of each year and selected players will be placed into our pool system for each age. The Competitive Program will focus on all components of the game: technical, tactical, psychological, & physical. The training sessions are geared towards maximizing the player’s growth & total development of every player with the understanding that this focus will result in successful teams.

F.C. Portland Senior Competitive Program (U15-U18/19)- The F.C. Portland U15-U18/19 Senior Competitive Program is for players that are interested in playing at the highest level of club soccer. Players are required to tryout at the beginning of each year and selected players will be placed into our pool system for each age. The Senior Competitive Program will focus on all components of the game: technical, tactical, psychological, & physical. The training sessions are geared towards maximizing the player’s growth & total development of every player with the understanding that this focus will result in successful teams. The goal of the program is to challenge, improve, and advance the level of every player and prepare them for the future on and off the field.

F.C. Portland US Soccer Development Academy Program- F.C. Portland Academy is excited that it has been invited to be part of the U.S. Soccer Development Academy U12-U14 Boys Program. F.C. Portland Academy joins an exclusive group of Academy clubs that will develop elite individual players at a critical age and help these players progress through the Academy programs. The Academy is a comprehensive program that provides education, resources and support to impact everyday club environments that will develop world-class players.

F.C. Portland Girls ECNL Program (U14-U18/19)- F.C. Portland's ECNL Program is the top program for girls in the academy. It is an exciting new development for players at F.C. Portland and it distinguishes the academy from all other clubs from all other clubs in Oregon. It provides our players with the opportunity to compete against the elite clubs in the U.S while showcasing their talents in front of National Staff and all levels of collegiate programs in the country. The ECNL Program has a highly qualified professional coaching staff that is committed to the development of every player in the ECNL in all age groups. The goal of the ECNL Program is to challenge, improve, and advance the level of every player and prepare them for the future on and off the field.

 
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