SMFC Pro Team & Youth Academy Set to Kick Off 2019 Season

by Mark Wysocki

October 19, 2018 - Washington, DC | The 2018-19 Futsal season is here! Entering the 20th year of the club, Sporting Maryland F.C. is excited for a full slate of events for the SMFC Youth Academy and SMFC Men’s Professional team!

“Our Sporting Youth Academy teams, Men’s Professional team, fans, and key partners are eager to kick off the upcoming season, and we're thrilled to continue supporting the local community in building the top Futsal environment, infrastructure & reputation across Maryland and the United States,” said Danny Villagran, SMFC President.

SMFC Youth Academy Updates

The Sporting Academy will feature age groups U9-U19 and will be well represented across Maryland with elite teams and players from Anne Arundel County, Prince George’s County, and surrounding communities, in addition to the introduction of SMFC South arm of the academy rekindling premier futsal teams in the Charles County, Calvert County, and St. Mary’s County region.

All rosters and ID tryouts are nearly complete. All prospective players who have not already been contacted should reach out directly here ASAP if interested in being considered. SMFC training and competitions are set to begin the 1st week of December 2018. More details to be released in the coming weeks.

SMFC Professional Men’s Team Updates

The Sporting Men’s Professional team is thrilled ahead of a series of exhibitions and tournaments as well as it’s third season competing in the National League of Professional Futsal (NLPF). 

The SMFC organization is hosting a Men’s Open Pro Tryout on October 28th, 2018 at Washington Bible College as we finalize our roster for the upcoming season. Players interested in an opportunity to compete at the highest level of Futsal can register here.

Go Sporting!!!

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