Leadership

Building a new generation of young people who lead by example with an unflinching code of excellence.

Self Discipline

Taking responsibility for actions and continually holding one another accountable in continuous improvement.

Team Work

Lifelong lessons based on the principle that a cohesive team unit is greater than the sum of the individual parts.

Dutch soccer and US Youth Soccer Development

Dutch soccer expert and youth soccer coach Rick Tilmans discusses the European Cup and the challenges facing youth coaches in the USA soccer landscape.

Welcome to FC Batavia.

Our Mission at FC Batavia is to teach Arizona youth, regardless of socio-economic background, how to succeed in life through the microcosm of and vehicle for life that is soccer. We instill in our players, through our proven training methods and inspiring coaching style, essential life-long values like Team Work, Leadership, Respect, Commitment, Self-Discipline, and Excellence. We simultaneously develop them into the best soccer players they can become and prepare them for the collegiate and professional levels.

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Why Batavia?

FC Batavia is more than an elite soccer club. Our focus is not only developing soccer players, but on quality human beings as well. Our core values of Team Work, Leadership, Respect, Commitment, Self-Discipline, Responsibility and Excellence transcend the game and extend to every aspect of a young adult’s life.

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At FC Batavia, one of our main tenants of coaching is building leaders. It is important to us that we are building a new generation of young people who lead by example with an unflinching code of excellence. Find out more about us at our website. Link in bio.
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Thanks for sharing your training video, Ajdin! Working in confined spaces, like backyards in Arizona, is great for quickness and touch. There is little room for mistakes! Keep up the good work!

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So let's go! ⚽️ #fcbatavia #fcb #soccerquotes #quotes #sportsquotes #ontheway #quotestoliveby #quotestoplayby #soccerclubs #azsoccer ...

What are your summer travel plans? Driving? Flying? Packing your soccer ball? 🧐🛫🚙 Tell us about it 👇. #fcbatavia #fcb #summertravel #travelplans #whereareyougoing #flying #driving #roadtrip #packing #summerfun ...

Please check out the @arizonasoccerassociation link in our profile to get updated Phase II Guidlelines for Return-to-Play. And stay tuned for updated practice and tryout schedules as we navigate getting back to playing the game we love!

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Check out this brief @yahoosports article about an interesting shift in who is winning @bundesliga_en games, as well as the tv watching schedule for this weekend. Link in bio!

And did you see @premierleague and @laliga are officially returning in June!? Cheers!

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Nice job, Max! He's concentrating on footwork - an essential element to soccer. All training doesn't have to happen with a ball. Get warmed up and get moving with ladder drills.

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Would you rather play soccer in the hot sun or the cold rain? 🤔

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Today we honor all of the men and women who have died serving the USA. Thank you. 🇺🇸 #fcbatavia #fcb #memorialday #memorialday2020 #thankyou #service #selfless #honor #soccerclub #azsoccerclubs #phxsoccer ...

We know being a soccer parent is thrilling, but we all can have a moment where we wonder if we said too much after a game or from the sideline. Check out this article about a sure-fire way to nail being a sports parent. Link in bio!

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Seems we can apply this to most things, especially soccer! #keepitsimple

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Which professional soccer league do you like watching the most? Why?

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Check out this @espn article on how the Coronavirus could change the face of the @premierleague. Link in bio. What do you think?

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Self discipline = Taking responsibility for actions and continually holding one another accountable in continuous improvement.
One of the main points we aim to teach our players and one that we believes transfers to life as well as the soccer field.

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With the finish….!!!!!! ⚽️ Way to stay on top of your footwork and keeping your body moving during this time. Our players have show incredible commitment to the game over the past 2 months.

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Important Announcement! 📢

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Trivia Question: Which team has reached the World Cup final 3 times but has never won it? (No Googling!) #fcbatavia #fcb #worldcuptrivia #soccertrivia #fifaworldcup #fifa #worldcup #champions #winners #secondplace #triviaquestion ...

Impressive! The intensity, the speed, the accuracy, and the touch! We are loving these training at home videos and are reminded that our players love the game even when they can't play it.

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Who we are and who we are not are important for our players and parents to understand. Check out the link in our profile for a specific and detailed answer to those questions.
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Happy Mother's Day!

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