Forge National Academy – Futsal

We Are About: World-class development, authentic training, research & education. We are not about shiny uniforms, buildings & materials.

Center of Excellence:Continuous education by top international coaches, weekly literature review, character building & unique training quality. All teams will compete regionally and if qualified nationally (see below), and for the experienced teams, we will have options for international competition (optional and invite only).

  • Different: Yes education, work ethic, top character, top development, minimal travel tournament, no shiny objects. Unmatched development.
  • Who: Players ages 11-19, ready to train a) one of the best evidence-based Futsal programs in the nation b) positive & competitive environment c) pursue the best of the best d) respect the process of work, education & grit.
  • Teams: All players have to go through a full (no cost) tryout process. Players selected for the Forge National Academy - Futsal (winter), will participate in an evidence-based training environment and national competition (tournament format). Team development will be under the direct involvement of the program technical director and under the supervision of several international coaches. Please see about us for more.
  • Season:Includes (a flexible) fall pre season (Sep-Oct), regular winter season (Nov, Dec, Jan, Feb). Pre-season (Sep-Oct) training is once a week x 1.5h training for 7-8 weeks, season (Nov, Dec, Jan, Feb) twice a week x 1.5h training x 16 weeks. Program main events include: 6 months of training, Midwest Futsal Clubs Championships (3 rounds and to take place near us) or League Play, Internal Tournaments (4) or other tournaments near us, Regional Tournament. Program also includes goalkeeper training, other friendlies, TeamSnap, sport psychology, personal & team growth, video analysis and more. All is included in the program fees (with the exception of uniform & travel that are not included). Summer session is only required for teams that qualify for national competition and optional only for all other teams. It includes 3 training sessions a week & 1 scrimmage a week for 4 weeks and of course National Tournament for qualified teams. Experienced teams will have other optional opportunities at national or international level. Financial Aid is available for players who receive free or reduced lunch through their school district. Please contact us for more information.

We Are a Club Neutral Program: No conflict with club soccer, we provide top developmental opportunities, you continue with your soccer club.

National Center of Excellence Program - Unmatched: Value - Environment - Development

Our Motto: “Forge Courage - Forge Together”

Forge National Academy - Futsal - Tryouts 2023/2024 Click Here To Register

“You cannot dream yourself into a character;
you must hammer and forge yourself one.”

— James Anthony Froude —