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AYSO United Arizona is an exciting new alternative to youth soccer in Arizona. Although this is the inaugural season for AYSO United in Arizona, our club has almost 40 teams from Flagstaff to Nogales. We have 25% of our teams playing at the State/Premier level. What makes us special is that we are providing high quality coaching, with a national coaching training staff, at an affordable costs for our families.

Core Values:

• Our kids play with a smile on their face
• We remember that soccer is a game…and games are meant to be fun!
• We teach our kids to learn and play within the Laws of the Game
• We teach our kids to be a student of the game
• We teach our kids to watch, analyze and self-reflect on their own performance, as well as the performance of their teammates, in order to aid improvement
• We try to promote that our kids give 100% in practice, scrimmages and anything we do
• We promote that our kids practice individual soccer skills on their own time, not just at practice
• We promote our kids have a positive and “never quit” attitude
• We promote that our kids have an open mind and a “can do” attitude to deal with setbacks
• We encourage our kids attend, on time, all games and training sessions
• We encourage our kids immediately report any injury to their coach or parent
• We exemplify and demonstrate sportsmanship at all times
• We respect teammates and players within other age groups in the club
• We respect all officials and coaches and accept their decisions
• We give encouragement to fellow teammates
• We live the Core Values by demonstrating them at school, at home…not just on the pitch
• We recognize that learning never ends – and what our kids learn while being a part of our Club are lessons they will practice throughout their life
• We want our kids to be inquisitive, and always seek to improve both their skills and knowledge

National Club Programs:

ID64 Camps

The Identification 64 Program (ID64) plays homage to the year the American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO) and was founded based on the principles of placing players on the highest-level teams possible. The ID64 Program is designed to identify AYSO United’s top-level players with the objective of exposing them to an elite training and playing environment.

AYSO United Open Cup

AYSO United offers a national tournament for all of its AYSO United affiliates from across the nation.

AYSO United College Prep Program

AYSO United is committed to ensuring our college-bound players are given the platform to embrace the recruitment process. Each high school age team (2000-2005) will have team and individual accounts to College FitFinder, where they can communicate and share their player profiles with college coaches.
Enrollment for the College Fit Finder Program is September – November

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AYSO United Arizona Cup coming October 4-6. Please see links to get more information.

AYSO United Arizona 01Men's Team Player named to the ODP Pool team
Gage White was one of 4, goalkeepers named to the pool team for the West Region ODP, held in Oregon earlier this month. The remaining 4 keepers will be cut down to two with one reserve. Those selected will travel to Florida in Dec.

AYSO United Arizona Coaches Reach the Summit!
Coach Eric Dendinger, Coach Juni Cruz and Coach Ed Alameda attended the 2019 AYSO United Coaches 2 day Summit this past weekend. The summit was filled with excellent presentations from prestigious coaches and representatives from the world of soccer.

AYSO United Arizona's very own Coach Nik Chawla has just been named to as an assistant for AZ ODP 2004 Boys team. Coach Chawla, who is our 2009 Boys team coach, was part of the coaching staff for 03 boys last year (runners-up in the West. Way to go Coach!!!

AYSO United Arizona has three more teams accepted into ASA State League Play. Coach Daniel Salaiz's 02G, Coach Michael Blair's 05G and Coach Ramona Sylvester's 06G teams have all been added to the lists. In our first year we have a total of 10 teams, or 20% of our club, playing at the state level.

Congratulations to the following teams for being accepted into State and APL leagues this upcoming season:

Alameda's 01 Boys team, Diegle's 03 Boys, Barakat's 04 Boys Team, Coach DeLano's 02 Girls Team (Premier League), Ibach's 02 Girls, Damron's 05 Girls, Navarro's 05 Girls.

AHWATUKEE, Az -June 25, 2019 - AYSO United Arizona Coach Damron became only the second coach in AYSO United/Challenge history, and the only active AYSO United Arizona Coach, to achieve his USSF Class C license. Coach Damron coaches the 05G team in the Arizona State Division (ASL 2).

Supporting our local professional club here in Arizona. Our Girls team got to experience a game day event by being the ball girls at the Phoenix Rising Game.

Our AYSO United Tucson Tryouts were a huge success to learn more email our assistant Director of Coaching Christina Kinney. We are still looking for players in the following divisions Boys 2002-2004 & Girls 2006-2007.

TORRANCE, Calif. – April 18, 2019 – American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO) and AYSO United are pleased to announce Edward Alameda as Director of Coaching for AYSO United Arizona.