News and Announcements

Registration OPEN

Posted by ALBANY-BERKELEY SOCCER CLUB at Oct 27, 2018 6:52AM PDT

Play January through February 2019

FUTSAL is a fun opportunity for players to sharpen their foot skills, improve their game decision making and stay fit during the off-season.

U5 Saturday or Sunday morning classes
U6-U19 5v5 indoor Futsal
6-8 player teams
Recreational and Competitive
Kid-directed, no parent coaching. (With 2011-13 players, a parent may help with subbing)
ABSC trainers lead a 30 minute pre-game practice and referee games
Play Saturdays OR Sundays from January 12th to February 24th – INCLUDING Presidents’ Day Weekend Feb 16/17
All games played in Albany/Berkeley gyms
Optional weekday outdoors skills clinics on Turf
Wear either an ABSC uniform or ABSC practice t-shirt (NO uniform sales during winter season)
One-time registration fee – no additional costs
Early-bird discount to Nov 19
Late fee Nov 20 – Dec 17

Further details:

Drop-in Under-6 Skills Clinics

Posted by ALBANY-BERKELEY SOCCER CLUB at Sep 27, 2018 2:57PM PDT

Mondays, Oct 1,8, 15, 22
5 -6 pm
Cedar Rose Park (1300 Rose St, Berkeley)
Free to Under-6 Program girls and boys players

Coach Danni, our U5/U6 Program Coordinator, will run the clinics along with ABSC trainers. The clinics are designed to give our Under-6 players more instruction about skills and rules needed for game play.

Individual players and full teams are welcome to attend.

World Cup Thank You & Photos!

Posted by ALBANY-BERKELEY SOCCER CLUB at Sep 14, 2018 9:18AM PDT

Thank you to all those who participated in ABSC’s 2018 World Cup and contributed to our fundraising efforts!

The spirit of World Cup is captured in wonderful photos taken by ABSC parent Alex Chiappetta. Thank you Alex for volunteering your talents.
(Photo link:

Our Scholarship Fund benefited from donations by participating teams and our community. Please help us support those who contributed to the effort:

Delicious food compliments of:

  • Wedeb Eritrean community
  • Le Calle 10
  • Coach Stephanie (U12 Girls Lightning Flash 07)

Fair-trade game balls donated by our partner, Senda Athletics.

Generous donations by:

  • Berkeley Bowl
  • Blue Willow Teaspot
  • Cheeseboard
  • Clif Bar
  • Floweland
  • Mountain Mike’s
  • Royal Cafe
  • Sports Basement

Again, thank you all for participating and we look forward to seeing everyone at next year’s ABSC Labor Day World Cup 4v4 Tournament!


Fall Registration open for:

Under-5 Co-ed Program to Under-7 Girls and Boys Programs

ABSC invites all players ages 4-6 to to join in on the fun of soccer! Our Under-5 to Under-7 programs are designed to introduce the youngest of players to the beautiful game of soccer. Our Programs provide young players a pressure free introduction to the world’s most popular sport with developmentally appropriate activities. Through creative play we work on developing foot skills, dribbling, coordination, passing, shooting, speed and agility. We believe Soccer = Fun!!

Raise $ for Scholarship Fund

Posted by ALBANY-BERKELEY SOCCER CLUB at Aug 18, 2018 7:33AM PDT

Shop Sports Basement for the next 2 weeks and help us raise $ for our scholarship fund. You get 20% off and $5 of your purchase will go back to ABSC!

Help us help all kids regardless of finances learn to live a healthy, active life through ABSC soccer.