Rolling Tryouts/Player Evaluations


Who: Boys & Girls born between 2009-2015

Where: Red Hook Recreation Area (Field 6)

When: Wednesdays 7:00-8:00pm; April 7  - June 16, 2021

           Sundays 11:00am-12:00pm; April 11 - June 20, 2021 

Please contact for more information

 Brooklyn Force SC Mission Statement 
Provide soccer players a club structure, focused on empowering hardworking, responsible, and humble boys and girls, who approach goals with a positive outlook, both on and off the field.
 What Sets Us Apart? 

Over (15) years of experience in operating a youth soccer club and success in player and team development for boys and girls through high school, college, and professional levels.


An organizational structure that provides consistent communication, transparency, and commitment to our member families and the community 


Access to Force Soccer Studios, an indoor clubhouse facility in Gowanus that provides training programs, performance training (power, speed, & agility), small sided game play and more for soccer players at all skill and age levels 


Licensed Academy Director on staff who has various responsibilities as the leader of a Development Academy Club: structuring long-term vision and policy for their club, developing and implementing talent development plans, and improving the competencies of club staff, among others.


An experienced soccer coaching staff that pursue higher coaching education opportunities and licensing through US Soccer Federation with full support from the club.     




Brooklyn Force has established a youth partnership with New York City FC. The program includes season tickets to all First Team home games, several on-field player experiences, fundraising options, coaching education, and access to the NYCFC Training Center Talent ID program. The partnership with New York City FC offers a clear pathway for the local youth soccer community to reach the highest level of competition, providing each access to the invaluable resources and expertise of Major League Soccer’s 20th team.




Danny Segelin; MS, CSCS

Club Director of Soccer

Force Soccer Studios Vice President & GM

Coaching Experience

  • Master's degree in exercise science from Long Island University in Brooklyn

  • Fitness Coach with New York Red Bulls (MLS)

  • Assistant Strength Coach at Columbia University (NCAA)

  • Director Of Athletic Performance at The New York Fitness Institute

  • Assistant Coach at Emory University

  • Consistently coached college men and women; boys and girls premier soccer; and high school teams throughout New York City

Playing Experience

  • Cleveland Crunch Pro Player (MSL Indoor League)

  • Emory University

  • Cleveland United Soccer Club, Internationals Soccer Club


Everett Palache

Club Director of Coaching

Coaching Experience:

  • USSF National A License & Academy Director License 

  • NSCAA Director of Coaching Diploma

  • Force Assistant Technical Director (2011-present)

  • Brad Friedel’s Premier Soccer Academies Director of Youth Development and Staff Coach (2007-2009)

  • Columbus Crew Jrs Assistant U18 Coach (2007-2008)


Playing Experience:

  • Philadelphia University (2002 Graduate)

  • Cleveland United Soccer Club

  • Cleveland Futbol Club

  • Internationals Soccer Club



U9-U13 Boys & Girls: The club provides consistent weekly training and competitive league play for our players in the New York City area with opportunities to compete in regional tournaments and qualifying events


Rosters: Players will be placed in an environment deemed appropriate by Directors and coaching staff; based on  competency in the four components (Technical, Tactical, Physical, and Mental).


The coaching staff may mix rosters to provide different competition levels, increase soccer IQ, and sharpen skills for the chance to maintain a spot or advance in the player pool.


Commitment: All players are encouraged to train as many days as possible per week and demonstrate they are in the higher percentage of the four components in the player pool: Technical, Tactical, Physical, Mental.


Each Roster will work to improve their team’s “Got Soccer” resume which opens up opportunities to compete in higher level leagues & events.


Brooklyn Force Soccer Club Parent/Player Handbook

What is Included:

  • (2) practices per week in the Fall & Spring outdoor seasons

  • (8) - (10) league games in fall and spring respectively

  • (1) practice per week during the winter season

  • (1) local tournament per fall, spring seasons respectively 

  • League Registration Fees & Required Player Cards 


What is Not Included:

  • Nike Premier Club Uniform Kit - good for (2) year cycle 

  • Extra Training, Additional Tournaments, & Winter League Play

  • Referee Fees 



What is the Juniors Academy Program?


The Brooklyn Force SC Juniors Academy is a school year program designed for young players that are beginning to show a great love for the game, and those families looking for a bigger commitment to soccer for their children in a more challenging environment and more advanced coaching. The program is comprised of male and female athletes between    6 — 8 years of age.

The Program's primary objective is to maximize the development of every child

in each of the four elements of the game in a FUN & SAFE environment!

  • Technical - ball manipulation

  • Physical/ Mobility - coordination, balance

  • Mental - decision making, spatial recognition

  • Tactical - teamwork

This is done by using progressive methods of training to introduce new ideas and information in a manner that is easy to understand and apply by our youngest players. Furthermore, this program is an introduction to the Brooklyn Force Soccer Club and opportunities to prepare players to advance into the full competitive program starting at U9. The Juniors program starts in mid-September and finishes in late-May with breaks for holidays and time off from school.  

Players can attend training sessions at our indoor, climate controlled clubhouse in Gowanus 

Several Intra-squad "friendlies" will be scheduled at the various locations for each player to experience game speed and apply their fundamental skills from the program.

What is Included:

  • Force Jersey, Shorts, Socks

  • (2) practice sessions per week @ Force Soccer Studios Gowanus

    • (climate-controlled environment for maximum skill development)

  • Small sided friendly games/small sided league play vs local teams 

  • Focus on player development and team concepts to prepare players for U9 competitive club 




Game Jersey 1

Game Jersey 2

Game Shorts

Training Jersey

Warm-Up Top

Warm-Up Pants

Socks 2

Socks 1