DC Player Development Academy

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2018 - 2019 Academy Travel Soccer Tryouts - Positions Available

DCPDA Boys Tryouts for our u13, u15, u17 and u19 academy teams is announced! DCPDA is entering our second year of hosting competitive soccer teams and will be hosting one boys team per age group professinally coached and trained and providing an experience second to no other youth soccer organization in Washington, D.C.

PRE-REGISTRATION FOR A TRYOUT IS REQUIRED. TRYOUTS ARE FREE. No Walk-ins. Once you pre-register you will receive a confirmation email of the locations and full tryout schedule. In addition we will send out an email the day of each trial. This policy ensures a pre-registration before the trial.

Players MUST register 4 hours before your expected trial date: The trials dates and times are as follows and they also appear on our Master Calendar. Attend as many trial dates as your schedule will allow. Players will be selected during each trial date. Players have 48 hours from the date of the offer to accept. After 48 hours players are moved to a wait list.


For more information, visit our 2018-2019 Tryouts Page

DCPDA 2018-2019 Program Overview Announced
Posted May 6, 2018

The DC Player Development Academy (DCPDA) 2018-2019 Program Overview is now available. Our program overview is designed to offer transparency and insight into the DCPDA system of player development. Simply, the P.O. address 3 critical areas: (1) What we have done, (2) What we are doing and (3) What we are going to do. We hope this document will address many parent and player concerns prior to coming to a trial. The document is downloadable by clicking the link above.

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    Celtic FC International Partner
    DC Player Development Academy - A program like no other
    DCPDA is the ONLY soccer program in Washington, D.C. with a direct link to a professional European soccer club in our relationship with Celtic Football Club, (founded in 1888) of Glasgow, Scotland. We are proud to be a part of a world renowned organization famous for its high standards and its level of success at developing players on a regular basis and competing at the highest level. Our members, friends and associates receive extraordinary benefits. Come check out the DCPDA difference.