The Youth Academy of the Houston Dutch Lions FC will make a trip to The Netherlands from July 23rd – July 30th, 2017. The trip will consist of at least four training sessions conducted by a Feyenoord Rotterdam Youth Coach, as well as two games vs local youth teams. Besides playing soccer overseas, the groups will also be sightseeing in Rotterdam, visiting places such as the Euromast (click here), the stadium of Feyenoord Rotterdam – de Kuip (click here) and a friendly game for the first team of Feyenoord Rotterdam who will be playing in the 2017/2018 Champions League.
Included in the trip will be the following:
– All hotel nights at Van Der Valk Rotterdam (click here)
– All transportation taken care of during the week
– All meals included (breakfast, lunch & dinner)
– Airfare Houston – Amsterdam
The schedule will be as follows:
Sunday, July 23rd: Flight Houston to Amsterdam (The Netherlands)
Monday, July 24th: Check in at hotel with lunch, after which an introduction of the program will be discussed followed by a walk in the area.
Tuesday, July 25th: Training session conducted by a Feyenoord Rotterdam Youth Coach, the Euromast will be visited in the afternoon.
Wednesday, July 26th: Training session conducted by a Feyenoord Rotterdam Youth Coach, the afternoon will be spend in the city center of Rotterdam.
Thursday, July 27th: Visit of the training session of the first team of Feyenoord Rotterdam, the afternoon program will be open. In the evening, the players will play a game versus a local soccer team.
Friday, July 28th: Visit to the local Zoo (Blijdorp), in the afternoon the team will have a training session conducted by a Feyenoord Rotterdam Youth Coach.
Saturday, July 29th: The morning will be spend on a boat, cruising through the port of Rotterdam (one of the biggest in the world). In the evening, the players will play their second game versus a local soccer team.
Sunday, July 30th: Training session conducted by a Feyenoord Rotterdam Youth Coach, after which the group will visit a friendly game of Feyenoord Rotterdam and spend their final night in The Netherlands.
Monday, July 31st: Flight Amsterdam to Houston, arrival around 1:00pm CST.
An info evening will take place in the club house of the Houston Dutch Lions FC on Tuesday, May 9th from 7:00pm – 7:30pm. The trip will be open to current Youth Academy players & their parents but also non-members are welcome to join the Houston Dutch Lions FC in this great adventure! Due date to sign up for the trip is set for June 1st.
For questions, please contact Technical Director Marco Pruis at firstname.lastname@example.org or 936-271-0726.