who we are
Due to overwhelming support from within the soccer community, MVLA San Jose is excited to partner with MVLA SC and South San Jose Youth Soccer League to continue to foster and grow talented young men and women and their love of soccer. Originally called Los Altos Soccer Club (1972), MVLA has been a recognized name in the soccer community for generations. From its inception, MVLA has inspired young players to pursue their passion for soccer through dedication, determination, and most important, for the joy of the game. Over the years, MVLA has provided wonderful growth, development and career opportunities for thousands of players and MVLA San Jose is excited to provide our players the same opportunities. Combined with the hundreds of volunteers that have selflessly committed themselves to this amazing organization, MVLA is truly comprised of a community of families, parents and players. This has earned MVLA the prestigious reputation as a premier youth organization within the soccer community.
Over the years, MVLA has impacted the lives of thousands of youth soccer players.
MVLA is committed to developing strong, technically proficient soccer players who
reach their potential both on and off the field. The caliber of athletes who have
completed our program have earned MVLA national recognition, as our program has produced top players within the soccer community, including the likes of Abby
Dahlkemper (US Women’s National Team and 2019 FIFA World Cup Champion, UCLA), Teresa Noyola (Stanford, Herman Trophy Winner), and our very own Executive Director, Joe Cannon (MLS Player). Whatever the path our players choose, MVLA has enriched their lives.
At MVLA, our mission is to develop exceptional players to maximize their potential as athletes and leaders.
MVLA strives to be the Nation's leading youth soccer club with exceptional coaches to develop highly technical and tactically advanced players who are prepared to compete and succeed at the highest levels.
100+ Players on the Cal
3 Region IV Championships
27 State Championships
4 National Championships
4 Far West Regional League
2 Players named State Gatorade Player of the Year
29 US Youth National Team Players
2 Youth World Cup Players
1 US Youth Soccer Player of the Year
1 Player named National Gatorade Player of the Year
Excellence: Excellence is an attitude. Our players give their best in every training, hold themselves accountable for their actions, and devote themselves to small, consistent, daily efforts that produces results.
Passion: Passion unleashes the best of our abilities and is necessary to achieve great results. Players with passion persist on the path to success.
Integrity: Integrity is the foundation for everything we do. WE stand out for our commitment to honesty, trust and transparency,. We do the right thing - even when no one is watching.
MVLA has always been a pillar in the community. Over the past years, MVLA has been providing opportunity for players at all ages, by offering scholarships and programs in the community. With over 1000 players, hundreds of volunteers, MVLA is a community of families, parents and players who are More than a Club.