Liverpool FC International Academy Southeast Texas is dedicated to the growth and development of every Liverpool player, striving for the total development of the individual and the team. Development is centered around the 4-corner model (Technical, Physical, Psychological and Social) which every player should be working towards.
Technical skill, tactical knowledge, physical power and fitness, confidence, leadership and the accomplishments of goals will come through perseverance, work ethic, sacrifice, dedication, sportsmanship and a belief in both themselves and the team.
Liverpool FC International Academy Southeast Texas, is a youth soccer club dedicated to creating a supportive, positive environment which challenges athletes to recognize and realize both their potential as a soccer player, athlete, student and part of a community as well as the power they hold inside each of them to reach their goals.
Liverpool FC International Academy America is committed to our players, our community and our pledge to conduct our actions and words with character, a continuous turn toward quality and to honor the history and traditions of Liverpool FC England.
PILLARS OF EXCELLENCE
The club is founded on three pillars of excellence which govern both our actions and words and that continually guide us through both challenges and successes.
Pillar One - Club of Character
Liverpool is a club of character. Character is defined as building excellence through specific standards of behavior exhibited at all times as well as beliefs rooted deeply in the heart of our organization. The character traits of Liverpool FC International Academy America can be found in our expectations for all staff, coaches, athletes, and parents; to act with honesty, competence, dedication, inspiration, intelligence, understanding, courage, plain-spoken truths, vision and the willingness and ability to help our athletes achieve their dreams. At Liverpool FC International Academy America, we do not command excellence, we build it, and we never ask anything of another person that we do not ask of ourselves. Character is defined by what you do when no one is looking.
Pillar Two - A Constant Turn Towards Quality
Quality is identified as a standard to which all others are compared. The quality of our play, our teams, our training and our athletes is a reflection of our dedication to excellence and serves as a constant compass for the development of our athletes. Liverpool’s vision for success creates programs and avenues that promote, drive and develop our teams to their highest potential. It is the relentless pursuit of perfections, determination, and expectations to finding a purpose for every athlete and a solution for every obstacle. This turn towards quality is a continuous turn that never stops. The purpose of this organization lies in the dreams of our athletes. Leaders within this club live the vision and values we set forth as goals, set high standards, and honorably serve every Liverpool athlete.
Pillar Three - The History and Tradition of Liverpool FC
In the game of soccer, Liverpool is legendary. Over the course of more than 100 years, Liverpool has undoubtedly produced many of the greatest athletes, managers, and stories ever seen or told. Names like Shankly, Paisley, Anfield, Whelan, Melia, Callaghan, St John, Rush and many more grace the plaques and cups in the trophy room at Anfield. Revered for its fierce pride, distinctive culture and absolute winning style, the traditions of Liverpool inspire Liverpool FC International Academy America today.
Determined to echo the fundamental principles that Liverpool is known for, such as the “pass and move” philosophies on the field as well as deeply rooted passion off the field, ties to Liverpool not only on paper but in the honor and heritage we feel here in the United States. Liverpool is more than a name; it is a spirit within our athletes.
Liverpool FC International Academy America athletes are proud to echo the infamous chorus heard across the Atlantic…. because if you are part of Liverpool…“you’ll never walk alone.”
Liverpool FC International Academy America is recognized as an official part of the International Football Academy Soccer School, Liverpool England. As an official partner of the LFC International Academy in the United States, LFC IA America takes the stewardship of this international brand as both a responsibility, as well as an honor. Liverpool FC International Academy America has been asked to represent with character, quality, and tradition one of the highest brands in international soccer history and to do so by teaching smart, passionate, dedicated athletes who love the game of soccer what it means to be a part of the Liverpool FC family.
Liverpool FC International Academy America has been permitted to use the official logo of the International Football Academy and the guidelines supporting its usage.
Liverpool FC International Academy America has been given the opportunity to send coaches and players to Liverpool FC, England to train within the grounds of the academy, to work with the academy coaches and to learn about and through the International Academy.
Liverpool FC International Academy in England helps to educate and train our coaches in “The Liverpool Way” as an essential part of the relationship with Liverpool FC IA America. This includes coaching education, curriculum, team structure and playing standards.
Ambition • Commitment • Dignity • Unity