Dutch Connections FC (DCFC) is a football program which utilizes our trusted connections with many of the best professional football clubs as well as many of the brightest professionally licensed youth trainers in the Netherlands. DCFC aim to provide the highest quality training to youth football players of all abilities, incorporating programs to facilitate motivated and passionate football players as well as those who simply enjoy a recreational program.
DCFC is passionate about providing experienced and authentic Dutch trainers, professionals who have thorough experience in developing some of the top elite youth in the world. This is one of the reasons we have partnered with Feyenoord Rotterdam – one of the best professional Dutch clubs whose reputation for youth development is among the best in Europe. The DCFC staff is constantly working towards improving ourselves and improving the development of youth in Canada. Our programming is dedicated to youth development and teaching the most important fundamentals in football today – within the world renowned Dutch Model. Our programming is highly focused on developing solid fundamental habits. We work heavily on developing technique, speed of thought and confidence.
The DCFC programs include the DCFC Soccer Schools located in Toronto, Mississauga and Oshawa, Feyenoord Camps Canada in partnership with Feyenoord Rotterdam, and school programming at Everest Academy and Upper Canada College in Toronto. DCFC believes in the importance of teaching good fundamental habits from the start. DCFC will launch it’s Pre Academy in the Spring of 2016 focusing on the U7 and U8 age groups with the aim of launching the DCFC Academy in the future.
DCFC is operated by Canadian international Andrew Ornoch and Holland’s Jörg van Nieuwenhuijzen — both professional footballers (with 20 years combined professional experience) who formerly played in Holland (Eredivisie). Together, with their carefully selected staff and trainers, they provide an unmatched experience and opportunity for youth serious about taking their game to the next level.