Our programs

The benfica community

Focused on the joy of soccer and developing skill and competitive drive, our club offers programs for players of all ages and skill levels. With training locations in Virginia, Maryland and Washington, DC, players learn to play the Benfica way and become part of the Benfica community.

Travel Soccer

Boys and girls programs starting at U9. Travel soccer is for players and families looking for a competitive and committed soccer environment.

Liga Benfica

At ages seven and eight, players join “Liga Benfica,” where they continue to develop their soccer skills and learn to play with teammates.

Pequenos Craques

Our program for five and six year olds focuses on building individual skills and comfort with the ball.

First Steps

Our “First Steps” program introduces three and four year old players to the game and basic soccer skills through fun games in five week programs.

Exchange Program

As part of the Benfica Soccer School community, travel players have unique opportunites to train abroad — including at Benfica's complex in Portugal.