WHY DELAWARE FC COMPETITIVE

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Why Delaware FC

  • DEFC has been a consistent and successful provider of youth soccer programming in Delaware for 30+ years.   
  • DEFC’s coaching staff is among the most talented in the area with many former professional and collegiate players as well as former and current college coaches. All of our coaches meet minimum experience, certification and licensing requirements.
  • Goalkeeper training curriculum conducted by professional GK staff available throughout the year.
  • Smith Estates, our home training facility, is known for having the best natural Bermuda grass fields in the area. Smith Estates also has an all season artificial turf field to provide a superior training and game environment.
  • DEFC emphasizes the importance of establishing a family and community atmosphere as well as constant and open communication within the club with its players, families, coaches and staff.
  • DEFC prioritizes individual player development and enjoyment of soccer over match results for our Zone 1 (U9-U12) program.  This puts our players in the best position for future success and enjoyment as they grow both physically and mentally to enjoy the game in the long run.
  • DEFC is not tied or bound to any so-called “Premier League”.  We customize the training and competitive play to meet the needs of specific age groups and teams.
  • DEFC is one of the top clubs in the Tri-state area. Many DEFC teams have enjoyed success at the local, state, regional and national levels.

ACCOMPLISHMENTS

  • Produced approximately 150 Delaware State Cup Champions teams since 1999
  • 2 x USYS Regional Champions
  • 8 x USYS Regional Finalists
  • 100's of players earning High School All state honors and advancing to Collegiate and Professional ranks
  • Champions of many high level tournaments