New Ownership

Classic Soccer Academy Acquired FC Arizona

In November 2019, Classic Soccer Academy acquired FC Arizona. The new management is in the process of merging the Clubs, launching the new season of our Pro teams, and preparing for next year’s Club tryouts. Check back frequently for updates.

New Vision

Dave Rogers, Technical Director and NPSL First Team Head Coach


An English Football coach and former player, Dave played most of his career in the League of Ireland where he won three Premier Division titles with Shelbourne FC. After a 20-year playing career with various professional teams, he decided to focus on the transition of becoming a professional coach. In 2013, he was appointed Lead Coach for Liverpool FC International Academy overseeing the club curriculum and coaching education around Europe. He was then promoted to Academy Manager of Liverpool FC’s state of the art residential Academy in India. Over a two-year period, he saw the progress and development of over 20 academy products play for the India National Team. He was then appointed as Liverpool FC International Academy Manager in South Korea. In 2019, Dave completed his UEFA Pro License Diploma with the FAI Ireland before coming to the United States and signing on as our Technical Director and First Team Head Coach of the NPSL. Dave brings a depth of professional player, coaching and experience with him to FC Arizona. We expect great things in the years ahead as Dave guides us through creating a new vision of soccer here in Arizona.