Match Fit Academy Football Club (MFAFC) Boys is an elite youth soccer development club located in Mercer County NJ (with satellite locations in Morris & Essex County). MFAFC have a strong history of player development with numerous players being selected for collegiate, US Soccer National Team and Professional honors. Please visit our History of Development and Alumni pages on the website to view further. It is MFAFC goal to service and develop players from the grassroots level and give those same players a pathway to the United States Soccer Youth National Teams, Domestic Professional opportunities and for the majority an exposure to leading athletic and academic college programs. MFAFC will continue to provide their players the highest level of coaching and development possible, whilst affording them different pathways that fit their individual need, whether it be national, professional or collegiate aspirations. Schedules will meet the needs of the individual age group and fit within our philosophy of training to game ratio’s, incorporating both meaningful local and regional game playing opportunities.
We recently partnered with San Diego Surf to become a member club of Surf Nation to further our best of best opportunities and overall network within NJ soccer.
ECNL NORTHEAST MEMBER CLUBS & CLUB STRUCTURE
Albertson SUSA Fury (NY), Baltimore Celtic Union (MD), Connecticut FC (CT), East Meadow SC (NY), FC Boston (MA), FC Bucks (PA), FC Delco (PA) FSA (CT), FC Stars (MA), Match Fit (NJ), Maryland Utd (MD), Penn Fusion (PA), PDA (NJ), Pipeline SC (MD), Sporting DE (DE) World Class (NY), STA (NJ), Manhattan SC (NY)
The Pennsylvania Regional Club League (PRCL), with clubs spanning eastern Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland and New Jersey, is a member of the National Premier Leagues. The league will offer two levels of play for 9-U through 19-U boys and girls teams with top divisions of 13-U and older age groups participating in the NPL pathway.
The Pennsylvania Regional Club League was created to form a regional environment focused on player development. A list of the founding clubs will be announced soon. The youngest age groups – 9-U through 14-U – will play a 16-game season split between the fall and the spring, while the older NPL divisions play 12 games from November to May. Calendars are designed to include off weekends for tournament and showcase play.
As an NPL member league, the Pennsylvania Regional Club League enjoys a pathway to NPL postseason opportunities for both its boys and girls clubs. At the end of the 2020-21 regular season, top performing teams will advance to the 2021 NPL postseason to compete for ENPL national championships on the boys side and the NPL Finals on the girls side.
Boys 2020/21 Season Structure
Boys Elite Clubs National League (2008 to 2002 Boys - Mercer County, NJ only)
Premier National Premier League NPL (2008 to 2002 Boys - Mercer County, NJ) (select other venues)
Pre Elite Clubs National League (2012 to 2009 Boys - (All venues)
Futures Program (2015 - 2013 Boys - All Venues)
Key Contacts (contact for tryout inquiries)
Malcolm Murphy - Technical Director & Boys Director of Coaching (club co-owner)
Chris Leahey - Executive Director & Boys ECNL Director
Boys Staff Coaches
Brian Woods - William Paterson University Head Coach; College Coordinator & ECNL Staff
Steve Dematteo - UPENN Assistant Coach & ECNL Staff
Maxx Wurzburger - Montclair State University Assistant Coach & ECNL Staff
Rick Le - ECNL Staff
Paul Reece - GK Director
Todd Tumelty - Montclair State University Head Coach & Premier North Staff
Tibor Teleky - NPL Staff
Wilson Ramos - NPL & Pre ECNL Staff
Justin McGrath - NPL & Pre ECNL Staff
Robert Kroslin - Pre ECNL Staff
Kevin Osman - Premier North Staff
Brendan Murphy - Boys Shore Staff