Junior & Developmental Lions

Our Junior & Developmental Lion Programs are perfect for the players continuing from Little Lions or beginning soccer and features games against other teams within the club of a similar skill level. Our Challenge Recreation program is a step into competitive soccer for those interested in a little more, it features games against other teams from various clubs throughout Central Florida.

Our Junior Lions (for players born in 2008, 2009 and 2010) and Developmental Lions (for players born in 2005, 2006 and 2007) programs are steps toward the Academy focused on having fun playing and learning the Beautiful Game.   These two programs run in East Orlando (servicing UCF, Baldwin park, Lake Underhill, Azalea Park and east Orlando areas)  and Seminole Soccer Complex (servicing Sanford, Lake Mary, Heathrow, Altamonte & Longwood). In the Fall we run 8 week long programs in various areas in Orlando. Check out below our fall offerings.

 

 Junior Lions Summer School

Junior Lions - 2004-2010

Junior Lions Summer is for player born 2004-2010 for more information click here

 

 Junior Lions - Ages U9-U11

Junior Lions -  Birth Years 2008, 2009 & 2010

Junior Lions

Our Junior Lions program is for players born in 2008 - 2010. Players are placed on teams and practice 1 time a week with Friday night games. There is a fall & spring program. The cost is $179 for the fall season plus uniform fee. The season runs for 8 weeks through September & October.

 

SANFORD/LAKE MARY - Starts Week of September 10, 2018

  • Training is Wednesdays at Seminole Soccer Complex (Directions).
  • Training is 1 hour from 6pm - 7pm
  • Games are Fridays (beginning week of September 10) starting at 5:30pm.
  • CLICK HERE FOR THE FALL 2018 GAME SCHEDULE - TBA

 

Register Here

 

CLICK HERE TO ORDER UNIFORM -  You are only required to purchase Purple Octane Polyester T-shirt.   

 

Contact sharrison@orlandocityyouth.org for more information

 

 

EAST ORLANDO - Starts week of September 10, 2018 

  • Training day is Tuesday at Econ (Directions)
  • Training is 1 hour from 5:30pm - 6:30pm
  • Game days are Friday (beginning week of September 10) starting at 5:30pm 
  • CLICK HERE FOR THE FALL 2018 GAME SCHEDULE - TBA

 

Register Here

 

CLICK HERE TO ORDER UNIFORM -  You are only required to purchase Purple Octane Polyester T-shirt.   

Contact sharrison@orlandocityyouth.org for more information

 

 Developmental Lions - Ages U12-U15

Developmental Lions

Developmental Lions - Birth Years 2005, 2006 & 2007

Our Developmental Lions program is for players born in 2005 - 2007. Players are placed on teams and practice 1 time a week with games to conclude. The cost is $179 per season plus uniform fee. The season runs for 8 weeks through September & October.

SANFORD/LAKE MARY - Starts Week of September 10, 2018

  • Training is Wednesdays at Seminole Soccer Complex (Directions).
  • Training is 1 hour starting at 6-7pm
  • Games are Fridays (beginning week of September 10) starting at 6:30pm.
  • CLICK HERE FOR THE SPRING 2018 GAME SCHEDULE - TBA

 

Register Here

 

CLICK HERE TO ORDER UNIFORM -  You are only required to purchase Purple Octane Polyester T-shirt.   

 

Contact sharrison@orlandocityyouth.org for more information

 

East Orlando - Starts Week of September 10, 2018  

  • Training day is Tuesday - (Directions) 
  • Training is 1 hour from 6:30pm - 7:30pm
  • Game date is Friday, beginning the week of September 10
  • Game times are either 6:30pm or 7:30pm
  • CLICK HERE FOR THE SPRING 2018 GAME SCHEDULE-TBA

 

Register Here

 

CLICK HERE TO ORDER UNIFORM -  You are only required to purchase Purple Octane Polyester T-shirt.   

 

Contact sharrison@orlandocityyouth.org for more information

 

 

 Challenge Lions - 2018/19 Seasonal Year

Challenge Lions - 2018/19 Seasonal Year

Challenge Lions - 8-18 years old

Our Challenge Recreational program is a step into the world of competitive soccer in central Florida. Teams practice once a week with games on weekends. These teams participate in the Greater Central Florida Soccer League (GCF) in the fall and spring seasons. Games begin in September and March against teams from the central Florida region. You can expect 8-10 games per season split between home game sites and away. Expect to travel for away games between 20-60 minutes. Training begins two weeks prior to the first game.

The fee for this program is $600 for fall & spring season or $325 for a single season. The fee includes training/coaching fees. Uniform is purchased separately.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Players/families will be notified once placed on a roster. 

Please contact Stephen Harrison for additional information and team availability.

 

 Junior & Developmental Lions Winter Program

Junior and Developmental Lions - 2003 - 2009

Our Junior Lions are born in 2006, 07 and 08 and Developmental Lions are born in 2003, 04 and 05. This winter league is 6 Saturdays in December and January and teams are formed based on their birth year. It is a 30 minute practice followed by a 45 minute game. This league is perfect for those interested in having fun, making new friends and learning the game. 

Locations: Sanford/Lake Mary & Ward Park, Winter Park

Dates: Saturday, Dec 2, 9, 16 and January 6, 13 and 20th.

Time:

Sanford/Lake Mary           Field TBA - 9:30am - 10:30am

Ward Park/Winter Park     Field 9A - 9:00am-10:00am

Cost: $129

Contact Steven Zapata @ szapata@orlandocityyouth.org  for players born in 2006, 07, 08-Sanford/Lake Mary

Contact Steven Zapata @ szapata@orlandocityyouth.org  for players born in 2003, 04, 05 - Sanford/Lake Mary​

Contact Steven Zapata @ szapata@orlandocityyouth.org  for players born 2006, 07, 08 - Ward Park/Winter Park

Contact Steven Zapata @ szapata@orlandocityyouth.org  for players born 2003, 04, 05 - Ward Park/Winter Park

New registrants will receive a uniform. For more information contact szapata@orlandocityyouth.org or call our youth office at 407-321-5264.

 

 Become a coach

Become a coach

Coaching at Orlando City

 

If you have a passion for soccer, have an interest in teaching the game or simply want to get involved and help coach, this program is for you. You don't have to have playing or coaching experience, just good energy, passion for teaching children life lessons through sport and want to be part of the Orlando City family. Contact Stephen Harrison at sharrison@orlandocityyouth.org or 407-321-5264 ext. 114 for more details