2017 CESA Tournament Champions

For the second time in four years IDF attended the Carolina Elite Soccer Academy (CESA) classic tournament and was crowned champions on both occasions. On the first occasion as U17’s IDF became champions with an emphatic and exemplary display of possession soccer which lead to a 5-0 win against the host. On this occasion, IDF […]

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IDF Run For Hope

  This is a new race for the Triangle area held on a familiar course – the cross-country course at WakeMed Soccer Park, Cary, NC. ​Race day packet pickup and late registration open at 7:30 am, and the 5K begins at 9 am.  The Kids’ Dash will start at 10 am. The entry fees for […]

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Sport City Welcomes IDF

On the third day in Manchester, after arriving from Iceland, IDF started the day with a tour of the famous Bramhall Hall followed by a light meal and relaxation back at the team hotel. The team departed the hotel at 3:00 pm, stopped for a pregame meal and arrived at Manchester City Football Academy $350M […]

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IDF Players Learning to Cope With Adversity!

In the opening game of the Iceland/England tour, a hat-trick by Conrad and one goal each by Jay & Jo-Jo saw IDF get off to a victorious 5-2 start against a professional club Próttur FC of Iceland on a cool spring night in the city of Reykjavik. Having arrived in Reykjavik just 36 hours earlier […]

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IDF U12 Boys win Jefferson Cup Platinum Division

Jack saves the Day Max scored the Most Important Goal of His Life. The IDF U12 Boys clinched the Platinum Division of the prestigious Jefferson Cup in Richmond, VA by defeating the highly ranked Lee Mt. Vernon Soccer Club of Virginia in a penalty shootout on Sunday, March 12, 2017.  This marks the team’s 3rd championship […]

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IDF 5-0-1 on Carolina College Showcase

IDF travelled to Bryan Park in Greensboro last weekend to participate in the Carolina College Showcase with 2 teams, playing in the U14 and U17 brackets. The older group opened up play on Saturday morning with a slow start.  Poor decision making and carelessness in the back, sent IDF to a 0-2 score line at […]

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IDF player Finishes 18th at Nationals

The days Peter Edin (U14) is not playing soccer for IDF, he dives for North Carolina Diving with Abel Sanchez, UNC Diving coach & former Olympian. Divers can hit the water in excess of 20 – 30 MPH (depending on height of board and flight of the dive), so precision and accuracy are critical to […]

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