Florida Elite was recently awarded two National Awards for USL League Two. This is the highest level of football within 300 miles of the club.
Our Youth Club partner were chosen as the Fans' Choice Club of the Year and the New Franchise of the Year for 2019 at the award ceremony which took place December 2019.
Our Head of Global Football Development, Andy Rogers, said 'An outstanding achievement from an outstanding club, we are incredibly proud of our partnership and what has been achieved. Florida Elite are changing the landscape of soccer in the US and we are excited to be a part of their continued journey’
Our partnership with Florida Elite will help train multiple elite teams, while overseeing player development using renowned coaching methods developed within the Tottenham Hotspur Academy. Florida Elite players will also have the chance to visit London and train at our world-class Training Centre, Hotspur Way.
Visit to Hotspur Way
Football scholars from Florida Elite’s Soccer Academy have been given a series of exclusive training sessions at Hotspur Way by our Global Football Development coaches as part of their pre-season preparations.
Our U23 squad dropped into one of their training sessions to meet the young players, who are some of the best footballers from the east coast of America. The U23’s spoke to them about their journey to becoming a professional footballer and shared their experience of playing for Tottenham Hotspur and training at our world-class facilities every day.
During their visit, the American scholars were given a tour of the new Tottenham Hotspur stadium, attended our opening Premier League fixture against Aston Villa, played a match against our U13 Academy team and were treated to a trip to St George’s Park – the FA’s national football centre and home of England’s football team.
2018/19 Boys ECNL South East Champions
Congratulations to Florida Elite's U14 Boys, who are the 2018/19 Boys ECNL South East Champions! The team have also qualified for the Boys ECNL National Playoff, which will take place between June 28 - July 2 in Rockford Illinois.
This event will feature the highest level of club teams throughout the United States.
01 Girls Qualify for ECNL National Play Offs
Congratulations to the 01 Girls ECNL team who have qualified for the Girls ECNL National Play Offs for the second year in a row. The event, which takes place in San Diego between June 25 - July 1, will feature the highest level of Club teams throughout the United States.
Lucas drops into Florida Elite training session
Football scholars from Florida Elite’s Soccer Academy, have been given a series of training sessions at Hotspur Way by our Global Football Development coaches as part of a trip to London. Lucas Moura dropped into one of the training sessions to meet the 21 male and female players – who have all been selected from Florida Elite’s Player Development Programmes taking place across the east coast of America.
During their trip, the Florida Elite boys were invited to train with our Elite Development Centre squad, the girls joined a Spurs Ladies Academy session and were given unique access to watch a Spurs Ladies First Team squad training session where they met the coaches and players. All the scholars then had a health and sports nutrition talk from the Club’s nutritionist and visited Wembley to watch England play the Czech Republic.