OLYMPIACOS SOCCER CLUB WASHINGTON, DC
OLYMPIACOS DC AND ABGC SOCCER PROGRAMS ENTER INTO A STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP
Olympiacos Soccer Club Washington, DC (Olympiacos DC) is excited to announce that it has entered into a strategic partnership with the Annandale Boys and Girls Club Soccer Program (ABGC).
Harry Karageorge, Olympiacos DC President and Founder, expressed his enthusiasm by stating, “Olympiacos DC is excited to enter into a strategic partnership with ABGC. Our collaboration with ABGC will enhance the ability of both clubs to address the needs of the growing youth soccer community in the Washington, DC metropolitan area.”
“This partnership with ABGC will allow Olympiacos DC to work with the coaches and technical staff of each club to further establish a framework for player development across all age groups,” said Philipp Wank, Olympiacos DC’s Technical Director.
By joining forces with Olympiacos DC through this strategic partnership, “We are looking forward to the collaboration between Olympiacos DC and ABGC, and the advantageous benefits for the local youth players in the Washington, DC metropolitan area,” said Vasilis Nanos, Head of the Olympiacos FC Soccer Academy Network.
“We see the strategic alliance with Olympiacos DC as a tremendous opportunity to leverage the expertise of a European-based Academy with an established soccer club in the Washington, DC metropolitan area in order to offer multiple player development pathways,” said Steve Lee, ABGC’s Technical Director.Olympiacos Soccer Club Washington, DC is excited about the significance of this alliance which will greatly benefit and elevate both Olympiacos DC and ABGC soccer clubs. Link to press release.
OLYMPIACOS DC ANNOUNCES JUNIOR LEGENDS YOUTH DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM
OLYMPIACOS DC ANNOUNCES NEW TECHNICAL DIRECTOR
Olympiacos Soccer Club Washington, DC is excited to announce Philipp Wank as the Club's new Technical Director!
Along with his impressive credentials, Coach Wank brings deep experience and fantastic leadership to this role. He additionally brings an extensive track record of technical leadership and player development at some of the highest levels of soccer in Europe, and is widely regarded for his ability to develop and grow the sport of soccer at all levels.
Coach Wank will be responsible for developing a technical vision and curriculum for all Olympiacos DC players, and will oversee the Olympiacos DC coaching staff. Coach Wank comes from Dortmund, Germany, and holds a UEFA B coaching license which he obtained with Honors from the German Soccer Federation. In Germany, he coached the high school team Phönix Gymnasium Dortmund, the 1st senior team of the South Dortmund Soccer Club ('02). Coach Wank also coached the competitive U19 team of SUS Kaiserau. After arriving to the United States, he coached the Arrington Training & Development's (ATD's) U23 academy team, and worked with the Division I Men’s Soccer Team at Howard University.
Most recently, Coach Wank was the Director of Tactical and Mental Development with Olympiacos DC. Philipp specializes in soccer tactics and developed and implemented his own soccer related life kinetic program as a new approach to create intelligent and creative players at a top level.
Harry Karageorge, Olympiacos DC’s President and Founder states, “We are excited that Coach Wank is taking on the role of Technical Director for the Club. He has great experience and technical soccer knowledge. He will be a tremendous asset to the Club during this absolutely exciting time for Olympiacos DC. The future of the Club looks very bright!”
Olympiacos DC is happy to welcome Coach Philipp Wank to his new role with the club, and is excited about the future of Olympiacos DC!
REGISTRATION FOR THE 2020-21 SEASON IS OPEN
Registration for the 2020-21 season is now OPEN! While Olympiacos DC continues to conform to COVID-19 guidelines, the Club is looking ahead! Olympiacos DC has opened registration for the upcoming soccer season! (Tryout dates to be determined based on the fluid situation of the COVID-19 pandemic.) Fill out the registration form to register! For additional information, contact the Club at 571-266-2170, or send e-mail to email@example.com.
REGISTRATION FOR THE 2020-21 SEASON IS OPEN
OLYMPIACOS FC NEWS INTERVIEWS OLYMPIACOS DC'S PRESIDENT & FOUNDER HARRY KARAGEORGE
Olympiacos FC News interviewed Olympiacos Soccer Club Washington DC's President & Founder, Harry Karageorge, about the COVID-19 impact on the Club. You may access the article at this link, or click on the Olympiacos image to read more about it.
OLYMPIACOS DC'S FIRST MARYLAND TEAM
European style soccer is coming to Maryland! Olympiacos Soccer Club Washington, DC is forming their first elite 2004-05 (U16) boys soccer team in Maryland!
As an official Olympiacos F.C. Academy, Olympiacos DC has access to and adheres to the training standards of one of the biggest and renowned soccer clubs in Europe. Our coaches employ the newest European training methods, including but not limited to, life kinetics. A special emphasis is placed on the tactical education and development aspect of the players. We have highly qualified and professional coaches from Europe with UEFA B coaching licenses and other certifications.
We’re hosting 3 tryout sessions for the 2020-21 season for BOYS (born 2004 & 2005). See information in flyer!
SUPPLEMENTAL TRYOUTS FOR SPRING 2020 SEASON
Olympiacos Soccer Club Washington, DC is forming new teams, and adding to our existing rosters for the upcoming Spring 2020 Season! We are hosting tryouts for Boys (born 2004 - 2012).
All players and teams will practice 2-3 times per week on local turf fields and compete in a variety of leagues and tournaments depending on the team. Olympiacos DC teams will compete in NCSL.
OLYMPIACOS DC WELCOMES NEW DIRECTOR OF TACTICAL AND MENTAL DEVELOPMENT
Olympiacos Soccer Club Washington, DC welcomes new Director of Tactical and Mental Development, Philipp Wank.
Coach Wank will serve as the Club's Director of Tactical and Mental Development, and Head Coach of the new U16 team. Wank comes from Dortmund, Germany, and holds a UEFA B coaching license which he obtained with honors from the German Soccer Federation. In Germany, he coached the high school team Phönix Gymnasium Dortmund, the 1st senior team of the South Dortmund Soccer Club ('02). Coach Wank also coached the competitive U19 team of SUS Kaiserau. After arriving to the United States, he took over Arrington Training & Development's (ATD's) U23 academy team, and worked with the Division I Men’s Soccer Team at Howard University. Coach Wank specializes in soccer tactics, and works with his own soccer related life kinetic program as a new approach to create intelligent and creative players at a top level.
2019 CAPITAL FALL CLASSIC CHAMPION
Olympiacos Soccer Club Washington, DC's U15 Boys traveled to Richmond, Virginia (November 23-24, 2019) to finish out the Fall season, placing first at the 2019 Capital Fall Classic Soccer Tournament.
Olympiacos DC's U15 Boys dominated in their division at the Capital Fall Classic going 3-0-1, finishing the tournament with a 4-0 win in the finals. This tournament championship win qualifies the team as an entrant for the 2020 Jefferson Cup, regarded as one of the top 5 soccer tournaments in the country. Congratulations to Olympiacos DC's U15 Boys!
TRYOUTS FOR 2020 SPRING SEASON
Olympiacos Soccer Club Washington, DC is forming new teams, and adding to their existing rosters for the upcoming Spring season.
Olympiacos DC is hosting tryouts for Boys (birth years 2001 - 2012), and for Girls (birth years 2005 - 2008). They are looking to add players of all abilities to their teams.
All players and teams will practice 2-3 times per week on local turf fields and compete in a variety of leagues and tournaments depending on the team. Olympiacos DC teams will compete in NCSL and ODSL.
To tryout out for any of these teams, please complete the Registration Form, or contact the Club at 571-266-2170.
OLYMPIACOS DC ONLINE STORE
1ST ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIP FUNDRAISER
Olympiacos Soccer Club Washington, DC is having a raffle for their 1st Annual Scholarship Fundraiser. They are selling only 100 raffle tickets at $100 each. First prize is $500 cash, second prize is an autographed Olympiacos jersey, and third prize is Apple Airpods. They will also have many more prizes from restaurant gift certificates to gift cards.
You can make the donation directly on the website via the "Donate" link (either PayPal or credit card). Indicate how many tickets you would like, and the name and phone number to be put on the raffle ticket(s). The drawing will be held on December 11th at Anthony's Restuarant in Falls Church, VA at 7:00pm. You don’t need to be present to win. Thank you for supporting the Club and the kids!
FINALIST 2019 SOUTH COUNTY TOURNAMENT
OLYMPIACOS DC PLAYERS HELP TO FEED THE HUNGRY
OLYMPIACOS DC BOYS TEAMS FINISH STRONG IN THE 2019 DULLES NATIONAL SOCCER TOURNAMENT
Olympiacos DC’s U15, U13, and U12 Boys teams played well in the Dulles National Soccer Tournament over the Labor Day Weekend. The U15 Boys finished 3rd in the top bracket (Premiere Bracket) of their division. The U12 Boys finished as finalists in their bracket while the U13 Boys were the champions of their bracket!
OLYMPIACOS DC U15 BOYS TEAM BATTLE IN TOP BRACKET IN THE 2019 AUGUST CUP
FINALIST 2019 VIRGINIAN ELITE TOURNAMENT
OLYMPIACOS DC PLAYER SELECTED TO REPRESENT VIRGINIA ON THE 2019 VYSA'S ODP INTERNATIONAL TOUR
TOP RANKED IN THE VIRGINIA
WELCOME ABOARD ANDREAS
We welcome Andreas Tsaousis to Olympiacos DC. Andreas handles the goalkeeping training for the Jr. Academy and Academy teams. He attends George Mason University where he's the starting goalkeeper for the Patriots.
OLYMPIACOS CHICAGO ALUMNI JOINS USL LEAGUE
Congratulations to Olympiacos Chicago alumni, Nick Markanich (right). Nick has joined the Green Bay Voyageurs of the USL League Two.
USL League Two has proven to be an important stepping-stone for top professionals now playing throughout the world, with more than 70 percent of all selections in the MLS SuperDraft since 2010 having PDL experience, including 66 selections in the 2018 MLS SuperDraft.
OLYMPIACOS DC SELECTED TO PLAY IN ASIST
OLYMPIACOS DC BATTLE IN THE TOP DIVISION
Phase 1: Core, Balance, and Stability
Phase 2: Reaction, and Agility
Phase 3: Explosive Movement, and Speed
Phase 4: Stamina
WINTER LEAGUE 2019
FINALISTS - 2018 CAPITAL FALL CLASSIC
LEAGUE CHAMPIONS - FALL 2018
FINALISTS - 2018 SOUTH COUNTY TOURNAMENT
VYSA PRESIDENT'S CUP 2018
SEMI-FINALISTS - 2018 OBGC CAPITAL CUP