First Steps

SL Benfica Presents Benfica Soccer School, Washington, DC

our program

First Steps is a 5-week program of 45 minute classes designed to introduce soccer to three and four year olds.

Who is it for?

Boys and girls, ages 3 and 4.

Program Focus

  • Introduction to soccer skills
  • Fun and relaxed play


First Steps programs will run throughout the year. Each program is five weeks long.


Based on SL Benfica’s program in Portugal, First Steps introduces soccer skills in a fun and relaxed environment. Sessions are led by Benfica Academy coaches.


First Steps programs are available in Fairfax, VA, Takoma Park/Silver Spring, MD, Rockville, MD, Frederick, MD and Washington, DC. Private group trainings can be arranged; please contact us if interested.


Fall and Spring Programs: $135 (for 5 weeks)

Winter Indoor Program: $155 (for 5 weeks)

Fee includes a uniform.

Refunds are not available for training sessions cancelled due to bad weather and due to field constraints cannot be rescheduled.