After playing our inaugural season during the summer of 2017, it became apparent that our county has a lot of untapped talent being developed at the youth level by all the local youth clubs who have done an amazing job. We are pleased to offer a playing option beyond youth level for the local player who [...]
October 7-8 , 2017 Our first year as an academy rolls on this weekend. We will see two of our academy teams in action. The promising u12 developmental academy girls will travel to Kissimmee, Florida for the Bazooka Cup. Their 2nd tournament ever as a squad as they continue to show growth every day at practice. [...]
August 26th, 2017. Plant City , Florida. The Academy u18 Heartland Boys took to the pitch for the season opener against Cape Coral Cyclones. The game got off to a cracking start for the Cyclones as they managed to capitalise on an early defensive errors to take the 0-1 lead. The early goal did not [...]
July 10th ,2017 A historic day in the growth of our program when we finally had a team take the field in our name and brand. And in proper fashion our first competition had to be with the very first team we worked with in Florida back in 2011, the 2000-2002 ( U17/18) Boys squad. [...]
Changing the DEVELOPMENTAL (recreational) game. June 27th, 2017. As we continue to introduce Sisonke Simunye - Together We Are 1 soccer to the community, we strive to offer improvements in the way youth players are developed from the ages of 5 and up. We use innovative training strategies to create a family, fun atmosphere for any [...]
With TRYOUTS happening around most clubs we have had parents & players inquire about the best way to handle the tryout period. We are not affiliated with any one youth club, BUT YES we do mentor coaches, players and parents from across several clubs. Everyone that has asked about tryouts, we advise THEM ALL TO [...]
Adam Skolnick has accepted an offer to continue his partnership with Sisonke Simunye - Together We Are 1 as the program joins step into CSL-USA. Coach Skolnick has been a staff coach for Sisonke Simunye since 2013 and is ready to take the next step with the program. When asked about the opportunity Coach Skolnick [...]
We are excited to be bringing a professional team to our lovely community. With at least 5 youth clubs & several adult leagues in our area, we noticed that a lot of the youth players have limited avenues for competitive and professional level football after they finish at u19. So we wanted to make sure [...]
We have launched our new website! We will also shortly be launching a store where parents and players will be able to purchase Sisonke Simunye merchandise as well as book private training sessions. Stay tuned!
Sisonke Simunye coach Lucky Malala Mkosana has officially been unveiled as the newest signing for Finnish side IFK Mariehamn! IFK Mariehamn are the Finnish champions and are bound for Champions League football against the best teams in the world. For more information, please visit their website http://www.ifkfotboll.ax/. Congratulations Lucky!