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NEFC Partners With Chestnut Hill Soccer Club

By Jason Braga, 08/08/19, 10:45PM EDT


NEFC is excited to announce a new partnership with Chestnut Hill Sports Club.


Through this new partnership Chestnut Hill’s premier teams will establish a new region called “NEFC Chestnut Hill” which will be based out of the Brookline MA area. NEFC Chestnut Hill teams will have the ability to compete within New England Premiership as well as the National Premier League. Chestnut Hill players will have access to the NEP, NPL, and Development Academy pathway.  Players will have access to NEFC’s educational nights, College Fitfinder software, and showcases. Coaches will be integrated into NEFC’s club culture through coaching education and have access to its yearly coaching education day with NEFC and club partner Tottenham Hotspurs.


“CHSC is excited to partner with an organization as highly respected as NEFC. I have the greatest appreciation for the club’s developmental philosophy and the experience and professionalism of their leadership,” said Robert Sprague, CHSC Club Director. “This partnership is a win for youth players in our community. NEFC - Chestnut Hill will bring together the benefits of a smaller, community club with the resources and prestige of a larger, regional club.” 


The Chestnut Hill Sports Club develops and delivers high quality sport programs for children in the communities around Western Boston, Brookline and Newton. Players enjoy their experiences with us because our coaching staff is experienced, highly trained, and utilize training methods and philosophies that are appropriate for the age and lifestyles of our participating student athletes. The Chestnut Hill Sports Club believes that children deserve and benefit from the opportunity to participate in sports that are organized, well coached and conveniently located to their homes and schools.


NEFC is thrilled to have Rob and the Chestnut Hill Sports Club join the NEFC family. Rob brings a wealth of knowledge related to developing and running a successful soccer organization. It has become clear that Chestnut Hill Sports Club and NEFC’s goals and mission were aligned. The geographic expansion into Chestnut Hill with a quality club such as Chestnut Hill is strategically important to us. NEFC will be able to provide the player pathway for Chestnut Hills Sports Club elite players in an elite environment. “, stated Brian Mazar, President, NEFC.


NEFC is a 501(c)3 not for profit premier soccer club which develops youth soccer players, ages 6-21 in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island. Through a staff of over 85, NEFC trains over 3000 youth players and competes in competitive local and national leagues. NEFC also provides soccer-related programs such as tournaments, nutrition seminars, injury prevention education, quickness-conditioning training, and college placement.