We love soccer!
Long Island City Youth Soccer Academy offers one of the best soccer programs for boys and girls ages 2-16 years old in New York City. We are based in Long Island City and Astoria and welcome kids from all five boroughs of NYC. The aim of the Long Island City Youth Soccer Academy is to give players a platform to have fun and learn from the beautiful game of soccer. Our goal is to develop players at all levels of play – recreational and travel by building and improving their skills, confidence, and teamwork.
This is the best way to introduce and expose your kid to learn and develop teamwork, discipline, and sportsmanship and practice them in a non-stressful way. All our players get a chance to learn the rules of soccer and play by them at all times. We will strive to develop excellent players and people who fulfill their potential on and off the field.
We offer indoor and outdoor soccer practices all year round, Summer Camps, and Personal Training.
Haris Medunjanin was born 8 March 1985 in Sarajevo, Yugoslavia
He is a midfielder in Major League Soccer
He started his professional career at AZ, who loaned him to Sparta Rotterdam in 2006. In 2008 he joined Valladolid, before signing with Maccabi Tel Aviv two years later. He was loaned to Gaziantepspor in 2012, signing on a permanent basis the following season; in 2016 he returned to Maccabi and, one year later, moved to Philadelphia Union.
Medunjanin made his Eredivisie debut on February 20, 2005, with AZ. During his three-year spell, however, opportunities were scarce. For the 2006–07 season, he was loaned to Sparta Rotterdam, being essential as the modest club finished 13th by scoring seven league goals. After another unassuming campaign in Alkmaar, Medunjanin was acquired by Spain’s Real Valladolidin in August 2008.
In June 2010, Medunjanin signed a four-year contract with Maccabi Tel Aviv in Israel for €1.8 million. On August 31, 2012, Medunjanin signed with Turkish side Gaziantepspor on loan from Maccabi.
On August 12, 2014, free agent Medunjanin joined Deportivo La Coruña. Medunjanin helped Maccabi qualify to the Europa League group stage in his second season.
On January 31, 2017, Major League Soccer club Philadelphia Union signed Medunjanin to a two-year deal with an option for a third.
On December 5, 2019, aged 34, Mendunjanin joined FC Cincinnati. He scored his first goal for his new team the following 19 September, with a game-winning olympic corner kick against the New York Red Bulls.”
Dženan Radončić (born 2 August 1983)
Montenegrin footballer who played as a striker.
In 2003,Radončić was transferred from Rudar Pljevlja to Partizan on a four-year contract.He only appeared in four league games, but also managed to make his UEFA Champions Leaguedebut in a 1–1 home draw with Marseille, all as a substitute.
However, just half a year upon joining Partizan, Radončić moved to the Far East and joined newly founded K League club Incheon United. He played a major part in United’s run to the championship playoff final in 2005. After falling out of favour with caretaker manager Park Lee-chun, Radončić went on loan to J.League side Ventforet Kofu during the 2007 season. He returned to Incheon for 2008, becoming the team’s top scorer that season with 13 league goals.
In January 2009, Radončić switched to K League rivals Seongnam Ilhwa Chunma. He was a regular member of the team that won the AFC Champions League in 2010, but missed the finaldue to accumulated yellow cards.
In December 2011, Radončić signed a three-year deal with fellow K League side Suwon Samsung Bluewings. He moved on loan to J.League club Shimizu S-Pulse in August 2013.”