About Us

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Who we are

LA Galaxy Orange County is the official Alliance Club of MLS’s most successful franchise, the LA Galaxy, and are based in Irvine, California. As a member of the Alliance Club Program, LA Galaxy Orange County operate male and female teams from U8 to U18 and deliver expert coaching & player development models while providing clear pathways to the highest levels of soccer.

 

Our Why

Creating life lessons, opportunities and extraordinary experiences for a bigger game at play.

Vision

To be a champion for Orange County

Mission Statement

LA Galaxy Orange County is dedicated to developing players within the team environment, furthering the sport of soccer, providing members with the best possible experience and enriching our community. We value our families whose passion is the heart and soul of the club.

* We value our players and are committed to nurturing talent throughout our organization.

* We value our families and collaborate with openness and trust to deliver memorable experiences.

* We value our community by embracing our responsibility to create a positive impact through the sport of soccer.

Our Core Values

Be the best – We pursue excellence in everything we do.

Respect All – We celebrate mutual respect, recognize everyone’s contributions and are proud to represent the Orange County community.

Advance the game – We innovate, we think big and we take chances.

Nurturing People – We use soccer as a platform to make our community a better place.

Do What you say – Operate with integrity

What we offer

Whether you are four years old or 18 years old, a recreational player, collegiate bound athlete or somewhere in-between, we offer a seamless player pathway and comprehensive soccer curriculum for players of every age, every level and every aspiration.

LA Galaxy Orange County aims to provide the best soccer development program in Southern California with clear pathways to the highest levels of US Soccer.

Our purpose is to ensure that players, teams and coaches have access to innovative coaching and performance methods, outstanding facilities, high-level resources, and are supported in their acquisition of technical mastery and game understanding in order to achieve their goals within the game.

What we believe

We believe first and foremost in individual player development. Our club curriculum guides all that we teach, providing players with the technical foundation and tactical knowledge to make and execute decisions on the field. We believe that providing our players with the proper training and resources empowers them to achieve their best potential, which fosters individual and team success. Take care of the player, and the results will take care of themselves.

What we teach

  • Sound technique
  • possession with a purpose
  • Creativity in the attack
  • Defensive organization
  • Dynamic movement
  • Workrate
  • Teamwork
  • Confidence
  • Respect and appreciation for the beautiful game

How We Work

As an LA Galaxy Alliance Club, we work closely with LA Galaxy and their professional staff to provide the best possible soccer experience for our players, their families and our local community. The goal of the partnership is to carry out a commitment to coaching education, player development, and the future development of our organization. The Alliance Club program allows us to provide an unprecedented level of professional training for our coaches, unique exposure and training opportunities for our players and the opportunity to partner with LA Galaxy on initiatives that support our local community beyond the soccer field.

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