Soccerbook Consulting has a variety of partnerships and projects with elite youth clubs. We provide consulting services in both technical (player development, coaching, curriculum) and management (strategy, business, administrative) areas. Additionally, we provide extensive college consulting services. Soccerbook's College Consulting Program uses Pass2Me to help bring the college recruiting process in-house to clubs, enabling club directors and coaches to educate players and families and create college opportunities for its players. 


Some of the clubs we work with/have worked with are:


PSV Union FC - technical director, general manager; responsible for all aspects of curriculum, coaching and club management

Juventus USSF Development Academy - college consulting; creation & sponsorship of after-school academic program

Juventus Soccer Club (Girls Program) - technical advisory; consulting general manager (U8-U18G)

Strikers FC ECNL - consulting role as DOC & GM, fields, coaching assignments (U14-U18G)

Strikers Orange County - consulting role as DOC & GM (U8-U18G)

Lamorinda Soccer Club - college consulting



ABOUT PSV UNION FC


PSV Union is a successful all-girls club located 35 miles south of San Francisco in Silicon Valley and is renowned for developing players & playing attractive tournament. The club and its teams has received many accolades for its creative, flexible and attractive style of play. The 97G team features USA National Team and US Soccer Federation National Training Center players, with a number of players selected for various identification programs (see here for a list of former college and national team players). Our staff includes current and former men's and women's professional and college and World Cup coaches. To read more on our coaching and playing philosophy click HERE
 
Our success as a club is measured as developing individual players as well as team success. The individual success within the team framework is an essential ingredient of this development philosophy. We not only measure success with tournament wins, league championships or winning State Cups but by the positive feedback we receive from soccer experts and from former and current professional and college coaches and players who are supportive of the style of soccer we play and the types of players we develop. Our playing style is creative, attacking, possession based with a premium on technical finesse and tactical sophistication. We focus on the way we play and equip players with the appropriate qualities required to play collegiate and international level soccer. Our players continual improvement is due to: training content and instruction with a focus on teaching rather than coaching; quality, frequency and intensity of trainings; focus on long term development; player and coach commitment and parental support; club logistical and philosophical support and players excellent self training habits. 



ABOUT STRIKERS FC ECNL & STRIKERS ORANGE COUNTY


Palo Alto based Soccerbook Consulting and Strikers F.C ECNL/Strikers Orange Country launches a first of its kind college recruiting, player & coach development and club branding initiative. This affiliation will strengthen the Strikers Orange County/Strikers FC ECNL brand on and off the field. Both Soccerbook and Abner Rogers have highly regarded reputations, having developed and coached some of the best players in womens youth, college and professional soccer. Together they have developed over 200+ College players; 25 Professional players; 29 National team & Olympic players; 30+ National youth team players; 300+ State team players; 12 World Cup players; 70+ Regional players. Their experience founding and managing successful clubs on and off the field combined with their coaching attributes will serve to strengthen Strikers Orange County/Strikers FC ECNL technically and organizationally, while enhancing college recruitment opportunities for Strikers Orange County/Strikers FC ECNL.  

Soccerbook's College Club Program will provide Strikers Orange County/Strikers FC ECNL stronger connectivity to college soccer programs, optimizing Strikers players' college aspirations. Soccerbook will work with Strikers Orange County/Strikers FC ECNL club officials and coaching staff to assist in educating and communicating the college process to its member players and families while developing a centrally run and endorsed player pipeline of college-bound Strikers Orange County/Strikers FC ECNL players, strengthening the clubs reputation as developers of college bound and national team soccer talent.  

“When choosing a partner club to work with we look at the leadership team and brand potential and few have matched Abner's knowledge, vision and professionalism. With Strikers Orange County, Strikers FC ECNL aiming to be a top organization under Abners guidance, there is a great deal of synergy with college recruiting, player and coach development’ Gary Ireland-Soccerbook. 


ABOUT LAMORINDA SOCCER CLUB


Soccerbook Consulting and Lamorinda Soccer Club launch a first of its kind college recruiting, player & coach development and club branding initiative. 
 
This affiliation will strengthen the Lamorinda Soccer Club brand on and off the field. Both Soccerbook and Mohamed Mohamed have highly regarded reputations, having developed and have coached some of the best players in youth soccer. 

Soccerbook's College Club Program will provide Lamorinda Soccer Club stronger connectivity to college soccer programs, optimizing LMSC’s players' college aspirations. Soccerbook will work with LMSC club officials and coaching staff to assist in educating and communicating the college process to its member players and families while developing a centrally run and endorsed player pipeline of college-bound LMSC players, strengthening the clubs reputation as developers of college bound and national team soccer talent.  

“When promoting players to colleges, Soccerbook partners with affiliates who promote an attractive and effective playing style, both to play in and to watch. Under Mo's leadership, Lamorinda teams and players have been among the best in Northern California for many years. Their playing style and results both individually in terms of college placement and team success proves that this is not a coincidence. We predict more high caliber college bound players will emerge out of the club for years to come.”  - Gary Ireland, Soccerbook

youth club consulting & management