Formerly known as the Arsenal Youth Academy.  The change in name was due to the confusion between the Arsenal Youth Academy and AYSA Academy Teams

“I was very impressed by the structure, curriculum, communication and coach interaction the Arsenal Youth Academy had with my daughter.” – Arsenal Academy Parent

“The Arsenal Youth Academy is hands down one of the best youth programs that my son has ever participated.  We enjoyed all aspects of the program.” – Arsenal Academy Parent

The Arsenal Youth Development Program was created for young soccer players ages 3 to 11 years old.  The Arsenal Youth Development Program will be overseen by David Belfort- USSF “A” Coaching License, Matt Davis- Certified Physical Education Instructor USSF “D” Coaching License, Ben Holzer- Masters Degree in Education and run by nationally recognized coaches that create enjoyable practices that focus on the beginning technical aspects of the game.  The Arsenal Youth Development curriculum will focus on the skills of dribbling, passing and shooting. These skills are the foundation for success that all young players should be receiving to ensure that they have the skills necessary to reach their full potential.

With questions relating to the Arsenal Youth Development Program please contact Matt Davis- aydp.director@gmail.com

With questions relating to the Little Strikers Program please contact Ben Holzer- holzerben@hotmail.com

Arsenal Youth Development Program Winter/ Spring 2019

Arsenal Youth Development Program Winter/ Spring 2019 Season
The Arsenal Youth Development Program is viewed as a bridge from recreational soccer to competitive club soccer.  All sessions are run by professional and nationally licensed coaches and educators.  Training sessions are organized and conducted in a manner that replicate competitive club soccer.  Players ages 4-11 receive two training sessions a week and play in games coached by volunteer parent coaches.  Players will participate in 8 weeks of training and will have 6 games.  The Arsenal Youth Development Program Spring Season will run February 11th through April 7th.  Training sessions will be held at Paloma Soccer Complex on Mondays and Wednesdays from 5:00pm-6:00pm with all Saturday games being played at Paloma Soccer Complex. Players will receive a training shirt and an Arsenal game jersey with registration. Cost $170 if registered before February 11th, Cost goes to $185 if registered after Febraury 11th, 2019.

“Little Strikers” Fall 2019

Little Strikers Fall 2019 Season
The “Little Strikers” for boys and girls ages 3-4, which is part of the Arsenal Youth Development Program, will only be offered at the Paloma Soccer Complex and will be held on Wednesdays from 5:00pm to 5:45pm.  The Fall season will include 8 weeks of training starting February 20th.  The “Little Strikers” is a great introduction introductory program into the game for young first time soccer players.  The Little Striker curriculum includes a variety of activity based games and the players do not play in organized Saturday games.  The start date for the “Little Strikers” Fall session is February 20th and will run until April 10th. Cost $70 if registered before February 15, Cost goes to $85 if registered after February 1.

Refunds will be offered to registrants minus a $25 processing fee prior to participation and once participation has occurred there will be a prorated refund available to registrants.