Everton America is a premier youth soccer club based in Norwalk CT. Our club offers expert soccer coaching for boys and girls from 6 to 18 years. Everton America is the exclusive U.S. affiliate of Everton Football Club of the English Premier League.

Club announcement - Othen & Walker to take over daily management
by posted 05/06/2019


Everton America is pleased to announce the promotions of Leon Othen and Marty Walker. Leon and Marty will take over the daily management of the club operations at all levels with immediate effect.

Leon Othen is the club's longest-serving staff member and has been involved with all the inner workings of the club for the past 8 years. He has also been a distinguished High School and Collegiate coach as well as being a highly regarded Goalkeeper coach in the state. Leon says; “I am proud to be able to help our current players, and new ones, to enjoy the game and progress on their soccer journeys at an even greater level. I’m passionate about the learning process and I’m looking forward to making decisions that will improve player and parent education”. 

Marty Walker has served as the High School Boys Director of Coaching since 2015 and has helped develop our players into collegiate level student-athletes. He himself has been a collegiate coach for 8 years at some great institutions and also works with athletes as a Sports Psychologist. "Together with Leon, I am excited to take over the running of our great club. We have already identified key areas of growth and improvement. We are keen to make an immediate impact on several aspects of the club. We also promise to improve our club culture, identity, philosophy, and style of play so that our player pathway rivals any in the country." says Walker.

With tryout season around the corner, both Othen & Walker will continue to be on the field and are keen to stress the importance of continuity that the club has staffing wise. Both will work with the current staff including Director of Coaching, Tom Robinson and Managing Director Jim McElderry, who will continue to be involved with facilities, rentals, and long term club decisions.

Tryout registration is ongoing and can be found here.

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Tryout dates & details announced
by posted 04/10/2019

We understand that tryouts can be stressful for everyone involved.

Please see the selection of tryout offerings to ensure you are evaluated and placed appropriately.


1) Open sessions, for early evaluations and to get a feel for our club ( Starting April 22nd ) 

2) Girls NPL tryouts - Our new girl's league status requires early tryouts to evaluate talent ( Starting April 24th )

3) Girls and boys club wide tryouts. ( Starting May 28th ) 

See our age-appropriate team offerings ( Coming soon ) 

Click here for our tryout registration (full information included on each registration)

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