Welcome to the
Lee County Strikers!

Join Southwest Florida's Lee County Strikers and develop your soccer skills under the guidance of our experienced coaches.

What Makes the Lee County Strikers Unique

In our video, you'll get an inside look at our club's values, curriculum, and approach to player development. You'll hear from our Technical Director, Coach Sheldon Cipriani, a parent and one of our players, who share their insights and experiences about what being part of the Lee County Strikers family is like.

Discover the Benefits of Joining the Lee County Strikers

We have a proven curriculum and lesson plan that helps players of all ages and skill levels improve their game and reach their full potential. Our focus is not just on soccer, but on helping our players become better people through the lessons they learn on the field.

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Join the Lee County Strikers and Start Your Soccer Journey Today!

We're confident that once you experience what the Lee County Strikers has to offer, you'll see why we're more than just a soccer club – we're a community of like-minded people who love the game and want to help our players succeed both on and off the field. So take the first step and contact us today. We can't wait to see you on the field!

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Recreational Soccer Program

Recreational soccer is a 6 - 8 week long program that is primarily devoted to the enjoyment and development of soccer players without the emphasis on travel or high level competition.

There are no Rec programs available at this time. The next Rec program will be in the Fall 2024 - please check back at a later time or join our newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest news & announcements.

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Is Recreation Soccer right for your child?

Led by volunteer coaches, your child will learn coordination skills and teamwork while playing soccer in a fun, positive environment. This program is an introduction to soccer or for those that want to try it out. The intensity level is low and your child is guaranteed to have FUN!

Instill a love for the game.

Information coming soon on the next available Recreational Program.Kelly Road Soccer Complex
10750 Kelly Rd, Fort Myers, FL 33908

More Info

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Join your supportive soccer community.

Lee County Strikers is a supportive community that cares about its members. You’ll be part of a great environment that promotes fun, friendship, and skill development, from the coaches to the players and everyone involved.

Strikers Competitive Program -Develop Your Technical Skills

Contact us at info@leecountystrikers.com

Optimizing Youth Soccer Development: Tailoring Formats for Growth

To optimize the learning process for younger players, it's crucial to tailor the formats based on their physical and cognitive abilities. In simpler terms, we need to create an environment that's just right for their developmental stage.A smaller environment can work wonders in this regard. It allows for more touches, more involvement, and more opportunities to navigate different situations. These elements are critical for young players to build a solid foundation of skills and develop a deeper understanding of the game.Of course, the ultimate goal is to evolve these players to the 11v11 format. But the key is to take it step by step, gradually increasing the complexity and challenge level as they progress. By doing so, we can set them up for long-term success.

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Making an impact

2011 Boys - Coached by Duane Laifang

"These guys have worked so hard and come so far in their skills this season and I’m so proud of them! My son's first official competitive soccer season is done, and it’s been intense for him to practice twice a week and have games all weekend, but the commitment and reward at the end were so worth it. I always wondered how soccer families become so invested in giving their weekends and late-night weekdays for practice and travel games but watching your kid learn that hard work and dedication can pay off is a really epic thing."Amber Cebull

U8-U10 (7v7 Format)

In U8-U10 soccer, focusing on ball mastery and introducing simple tactics emphasizing technical ability is critical. This helps young players develop fundamental skills like dribbling, passing, and receiving. By understanding how to apply these skills through tactics, players can build confidence and passion for the game, setting them up for success in the future.

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Lee county strikers boys soccer

U11-U12 (9v9 Format)

U11-U12 players are a step closer to 11v11. The focus is on applying techniques in various game situations, even under pressure, to develop decision-making skills. This builds confidence, passion, and understanding of their roles within the team. Proper training prepares them for the 11v11 format.

Lee County Strikers Competitive Soccer 2023-2024

Strikers Competitive Program -Become A Complete Player

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Take your soccer skills to the next level.

As players progress into the Competitive Program, technical ability remains a top priority, but the focus expands to include training in functional and systemic play. Players become more position-specific, with training designed for goalkeepers, defenders, midfielders, and attackers. This more specialized approach helps players better understand their roles on the field and how they fit into the team's overall strategy.Additionally, at this phase of development, we address phases of play and train out of moments in each phase. This approach helps players recognize patterns and understand how to react in different game situations, making them more effective on the field. With a strong emphasis on individual skill development and team tactics, our program helps players become well-rounded athletes who are prepared to compete at the game's highest levels.

Striker Spotlight - Vinny Paluck 05

A Striker from 4 to 18 years old, Vinny Paluck has been a true inspiration for all of us. He embodies all we strive for in our players: heart, desire, coachability, work ethic, and a great team player. As Vinny completes his last Strikers’ season and embarks on his college recruiting journey, we are proud to share his highlight video. Please support this remarkable young athlete on his soccer journey!

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Lee County Strikers Competitive Soccer 2023-2024

Meet the Coaches

The LC Strikers' experienced coaches are here to provide an unwavering commitment to each player and help them reach their maximum soccer potential.Our coaches have the knowledge, skills, and ability to help your child improve their performance by providing guidance and feedback, creating a positive and challenging environment, and to help recognize and nurture young talent. They truly care about each player and want to share their love of the game.

Lee County Strikers Camps

Join us for a fun-filled learning experience that will take your game to the next level!

Time: 9am - 12pm
Location: Harlem Heights field

June 3rd - 7th
Rec | age 5 - 12

June 24th - 28th
Competitive | age 9 - 17

August 5th - 9th
Rec | age 5 - 12

Lee County Strikers Camps are all about learning through play. Our philosophy is to improve each player's skill level while having fun. Here's what you can expect:☆ Players of all skill levels welcome: beginner, intermediate, and advanced.☆ Fun training methods to enhance players' understanding of the game.☆ Emphasis on ball mastery, attacking with speed, striking, and finishing.☆ Train under pressure to improve decision-making and speed of play.☆ Help improve 1v1 abilities.☆ Small-group attacking and defending principles taught; 2v1, 2v2, 3v2, 3v3, and other scenarios.☆ Location: Kelly Road Soccer Complex

Lee County Strikers Coaches
Lee County Strikers Coaches

A huge THANK YOU to our Sponsors!



Being a sponsor for the Lee County Strikers plays a crucial role in ensuring that soccer remains accessible to all children, regardless of their financial circumstances. Your generous support directly impacts kids who might not otherwise have the opportunity to participate in competitive soccer. Your commitment and support not only helps them to stay active and healthy, but also fosters a sense of camaraderie, teamwork, and valuable life skills.We deeply appreciate your support in making a positive difference in the lives of these kids and ensuring that soccer remains a sport for everyone to enjoy and benefit from.


Apart from helping a child in need, your company will be advertised not only locally at Kelly Road Soccer Complex, but wherever the Strikers go!Banners will be displayed along the fence entering into the complex or around the Clubhouse. The complex holds tournaments, state & regional competitions, ODP & league games, High School jamborees, (just to name a few events), that attract thousands of teams from across the state! Every weekend from May - August, multiple teams and their families will be spending the weekend at Kelly Road, who will all see your business advertised. Not to mention, Kelly Road Soccer Complex is a county park, therefore it will also be open to the public during off season, which will drive even more exposure to your business!Jersey sponsors will be displayed on the LCS team jerseys for two (2) years. The strikers players not only play locally at Kelly Rd, but all over SWFL.

Interested in becoming a sponsor?
CLICK HERE to view our sponsorship brochure or
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