Month: September 2015

Practice is on RAIN OR SHINE!

Group 1 (U-8 and younger; 6, 7 yrs old)- 4:00pm- 5:30pm

Group 2 (U-9 to U-11; 8,9,10 yrs old) 4:30 – 6:00 pm

Group 3 (U-12 to U-14; 11, 12, 13, 14 years old) 4:30-6:00pm

Info Regarding your child’s “Group:” For today we will divide the groups based on AGE. Moving Forward, Groups will be dependent upon AGE and ABILITY both considered. If your child will move groups, I will send you a personal email, and discuss with you in person to make sure we all agree it is best for your player!

Looking forward to a great soccer season!

John Palladino

Updated…Fall Training Times-Please Read!

We have run into a scheduling conflict with RIOC. Please note updated times
Group 1: 4:00-5:30pm
Group 2: 4:30-6:00pm NEW TIME
Group 3: 4:30-6:00pm NEW TIME


Parents and or player representatives are required to attend first training session

There are a few things we need to discuss with parents such as traveling tournaments and jerseys.
I will have a calendar handout for everyone for the month of September with dates, locations and updated times
Please also remember payment. Payment is required and greatly appreciated before players participate.
Have a great day!
The Palladinos


Below are details for FALL 2015 SEASON

Mondays, Thursdays & Fridays
Group 1: 4-5:30 U8 & Under
Group 2: 5-6:30 U9-U11
Group 3: 5-6:30 U12 & Up
I will have calendar print outs available with locations of practice and slight time changes in October. I will also update the website weekly with location. All of September, besides 9/28/15, will be at the Octagon Field.
Two Payment Options
1. All inclusive monthly fee of $200.00 per month
covers trainings, futsal games, inter academy scrimmages and, friendlies home and away with other clubs.
Come to as many trainings a week as you can for you slotted group
September $150.00
October $200.00
November $200.00
2. Drop-ins fee of $30.00 per training session
extra event fees will be as follows:
futsal $5.00 per player per game, inter academy scrimmages $10.00 per player per game, friendlies home and away with other clubs
$10.00 per player per game.
Sibling discount of 10% will be applied for families with more than one player.
We have scholarships available. Please contact us if needed.
Futsal is on Sunday afternoons just over the Roosevelt Island bridge in Queens. It is walking distance. We are given game times the Thursday before and will be sending times Thursdayevening each week.
Traveling Tournaments are extra for all players. Estimated cost per player is $50.00, not including travel.
We will have at least one inter academy scrimmage a month.  We are working on scheduling with RIOC and will send out confirmed times and dates ASAP.
Traveling tournament info
Dates, Locations, Costs will be confirmed by September 15th.
Details on jerseys
Jerseys to come, I am working with a friend I have in the “JERSEY BUSINESS” to design our kits. 

We will need to order these ASAP. Expected cost per player is $100.00 for home and away uniforms which include two jerseys, two shorts and socks.

Online Store
This week will have an online store with merchandise for players and parents to purchase. This will be sent out in a separate email.

See you at the movies!

Make sure to stop by Firefighter’s field on Roosevelt Island (near the tram and the Queensboro Bridge) to catch tonight’s movie, Singing in the Rain. The Palladino Academy kids will have a concession stand with baked goods, drinks, chips and more. Stop by our table and support our club! Tell your friends and share this post (below)!!

See you at the movies.