NY Elite FC Hosts Chelsea FC Foundation Training Sessions

June 6, 2018 (Clifton Park, NY) – NY Elite FC, a premier youth soccer club in the Capital District region of upstate New York, is pleased to announce that they will be hosting English Premier League (EPL) Chelsea FC Foundation coaches in an afternoon training session this summer for registered boys club members in the 2004-2007 age groups, where sixty participants will receive professional instruction from one of the current top five teams in the EPL. This exciting opportunity has been made possible by Andrew Martin, NY Elite FC Boys Coordinator and Zone Manager for Yokohama Tire Corporation, a club partner of Chelsea FC.

See details below:

OPEN TO         NY Elite FC registered boys in birth years 2004–2007
DATE               Friday, July 20, 2018
SESSION 1      U11 2007 / U12 2006 12:00-2:00 PM
SESSION 2      U13 2005 / U14 2004   2:30-4:30 PM
LOCATION      Clifton Common, 7 Clifton Common Boulevard, Clifton Park, NY 12065

FEE                  No cost to players
BRING             Water, ball, shin guards and cleats
SIGN UP BY    June 30, 2018, contact your current coach to sign up (maximum: 30 players per session)

Coaching Contacts

Jon Bain                   Director of Coaching
Josh Mabee             Coach U11/2007
David Bonzerato      Coach U12/2006
Jon Bain                   Coach U13/2005
Paco Roca               Coach U14/2004
Andrew Martin          Boys Coordinator

About NY Elite FC

The club was founded in 2009 by Executive Director Miles Joseph, member of the Shenendehowa High School Class of 1992, former U.S. National Team Olympian, MLS player, former assistant coach for MLS teams Orlando City SC, Real Salt Lake and New York City FC. NY Elite FC is a member of the US Club Soccer National Premier League (NPL), Eastern New York Youth Soccer Association (ENYYSA) and the Capital District Youth Soccer League (CDYSL). The club includes boys and girls teams born in the years 2000-2010 and are coached by local area championship high school varsity and college coaches. The club was formed to offer an Academy Style soccer program to players in the Capital District of New York. A focus on technical skills training ensures the development of each player and continual coaching education allows our coaches to be successful. At NY Elite FC, the player is the priority. For more information, see the NY Elite FC website (, visit their Facebook page ( of follow them on Twitter (NYEliteFC).

Karen Chan, NY Elite FC Communications Director