Point x Point: Joseph Koroma
May 31, 2018

The 2018 US Men’s National Team not making it into the World Cup left a lot of people asking why.

The 2018 US Men’s National Team not making it into the World Cup left a lot of people asking why. According to experts, one of those reasons is because of the inaccessibility of soccer on the youth and inner-city level. The steep costs of joining club and academy teams keeps away talented players who would otherwise excel in the sport.

Joseph Koroma, a 16-year old from Harlem, has managed to beat those odds.

Chelsea partners with FC Harlem to work with youth
April 9, 2017
NBC Sports Video

LIONS – Corey Pierce
May 9, 2016
Corey Pierce, alumni of FC Harlem.
Video by Roj Rodriguez

FC HARLEM LIONS | What makes someone a leader?
July 21, 2015
We envision a world in which all young people are entirely free to build successful, fulfilling lives; a world where they are encouraged and fully prepared to become global citizens, confident leaders and role models to their peers.

Chelsea FC, Adidas and FC Harlem
May 9, 2016
2v2 Tournament at FC Harlem Field
Video by Roj Rodriguez

LION PLAYER PROFILE: Kevin Gonzalez & Alex Velasco
Apr 6, 2013
Kevin Gonzalez is a 20 year old Harlem resident and alum of FC Harlem.
Kevin grew up playing pickup soccer in the local parks never intending to join a team. He heard about FC Harlem through his cousin in 2006 and got involved. Soon to graduate from high school Kevin was unsure about what he wanted to do. In October 2007 Kevin had a game changing experience through FC. Harlem. A community service trip put together by Neel Shah and MLS Works brought Kevin and three other FC Harlem players to Guadalajara, Mexico

Manchester United goes to Harlem
July 21, 2011
FC Harlem got a taste of what it is like to train like Rooney, Chicharito and Giggs as Manchester United Soccer School spent the day with them.

FC Harlem opens a new field
October 20, 2011
Thierry Henry and Rafa Marquez put on a clinic as MLS W.O.R.K.S. teams up with FC Harlem to provide a year round soccer field in New York.

New Field Slideshow
Sept 2, 2011

FC Harlem Fifa Futbol Mundial Feature
July 23, 2011
13/12/2010 Program 291 Fifa Futbol Mundial follows Irv Smalls, Shamil Adamou, Kern Griffith, Christian Batista, through Harlem, exploring FC Harlem’s impact in the community

July 27, 2010
In a first for New York City, a field for youth soccer was dedicated by leaders from soccer and civic life April 9, turning an asphalt playground at the Children’s Aid Society Dunlevy/Milbank Center at 14-32 West 118th Street in Harlem into an oasis of green and lots of happy children from the FC Harlem Lions.