Launching ASA Reds

In Spring 2020 ASA is excited to unveil the top tier of our player progression pyramid with a pre-professional program, ASA Reds. This team will provide a high level avenue for players and will allow members of the community to stay connected to the club into adulthood. It will also provide a pathway for those […]

United States Youth Futsal Regional Round Up

Twelve of ASA’s forty Futsal ID teams traveled to Richmond, Virginia for the United States Youth Futsal (USYF) Regional Tournament this past weekend. The 2002 boys play defense during a futsal game at the USYF Regional Tournament. Will Hanna, Futsal ID Director and coach said, “Every opportunity to play futsal teams of the highest caliber […]

ASA Launches Alexandria Futsal PRO Men’s & Women’s Program

Alexandria Soccer Association (ASA) is thrilled to announce the Alexandria Futsal PRO program featuring the launch of a Men’s Futsal PRO team and a Women’s Futsal PRO team. The Alexandria Futsal PRO program marks an exciting milestone for the club as the nationally recognized youth Futsal ID program will now have a pathway to the […]

An ASA Interview with Jill Ellis (+Tom Coughlin)

Charlotte Hart, a 2006 Academy player, got to sit down with Jill Ellis last week in New York. Read her interview with the championship coach below. This past weekend, I had an incredible opportunity to talk to a 2X Super Bowl winning coach and a 2X World Cup winning coach of the US Women’s Soccer […]

Two Soccer Journeys—the DMV to Wales, & Beyond

Fall soccer is kicking off in Alexandria, Virginia. Team carpools are getting organized; family schedules are being arranged to ensure kids can attend multiple practices per week and games on the weekends; coaches are dusting off practice plans; and we wanted to take a moment to ask, where will this soccer season take us? In […]

Futsal ID Tryouts 2019 | FAQ

It’s August which means it’s time to start thinking about Futsal ID! Wait… what?! Ok ok, we know that most kids are just kicking off fall outdoor practices and the first outdoor game is still weeks away. We don’t want to skip ahead but Futsal ID tryouts are approaching and we wanted to answer a few […]

2007 Boys | Eastern Regional Champions

We sat down with Coach Grigor and Coach Daniel to chat about their Regionals experience. We have two exciting things share today! WE WON A REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP! The 2007 boys red team poses with parents and siblings during the eastern regional tournament in West Virginia. 2. We launched a podcast! You can listen to Coach […]

CCL PRO23 Player Profile + Special Guest

ASA is participating in the Men’s CCL Pro23 League over the summer and we’ve been featuring a new player each week to share a bit about his soccer background. With the team’s final home game this weekend we have a special edition featuring Thanos Androus, 2002 Academy player and PRO23 member, along with his younger […]

CCL PRO23 Player Profile—Rida Doulyazal

ASA is participating in the Men’s CCL Pro23 League over the summer. The Pro23 League is offered by CCL as a way to give a competitive training and game environment to U16-U23* players during the summer. The goal is also for players who have recently graduated or are home for the summer to have the […]

Coach of the Month: Jonathan Garcia

Each month we feature one ASA coach to learn more about his or her background and personal story and this month (June 2019) we’re featuring Coach Jonathan! What programs do you coach at ASA and how long have you been coaching with our club? I currently coach boys U9 Gold and boys U10 Black teams and […]