Provide youth soccer players an unparalleled club structure, focused on empowering intelligent, humble and hard working men and women, who approach goals with a positive outlook, both on and off the field. 

Over (15) years of experience in operating a youth soccer club and success in player and team development for boys and girls through high school, college, and professional levels.


An organizational structure that provides consistent communication, transparency, and commitment to our member families and the community 


Access to Force Soccer Studios, an indoor clubhouse facility in Gowanus that provides training programs, performance training (power, speed, & agility), small sided game play and more for soccer players at all skill and age levels 


Licensed Academy Director on staff who has various responsibilities as the leader of a Development Academy Club: structuring long-term vision and policy for their club, developing and implementing talent development plans, and improving the competencies of club staff, among others.


An experienced soccer coaching staff that pursue higher coaching education opportunities and licensing through US Soccer Federation with full support from the club.     



It comes with great pleasure to announce that Brooklyn Force Soccer Club and Force Soccer Studios Gowanus are now affiliated partners of FC Select in the Park Slope area of Brooklyn.  The new partnership is a very exciting opportunity to collaborate on localized player identification, development programming, player pathways, competitive team options, and access to NYC permitted local outdoor fields and the Force Soccer Studios Gowanus indoor facility.  Our aligned mission remains the same to bring the best soccer experiences and opportunities for our athletes to achieve their dreams.


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Brooklyn Force has established a youth partnership with New York City FC. The program includes season tickets to all First Team home games, several on-field player experiences, fundraising options, coaching education, and access to the NYCFC Training Center Talent ID program. The partnership with New York City FC offers a clear pathway for the local youth soccer community to reach the highest level of competition, providing each access to the invaluable resources and expertise of Major League Soccer’s 20th team.



Danny Segelin; MS, CSCS

Club Director of Soccer

Force Soccer Studios Vice President & GM


Coaching Experience

  • Master's degree in exercise science from Long Island University in Brooklyn

  • Fitness Coach with New York Red Bulls (MLS)

  • Assistant Strength Coach at Columbia University (NCAA)

  • Director Of Athletic Performance at The New York Fitness Institute

  • Assistant Coach at Emory University

  • Consistently coached college men and women; boys and girls premier soccer; and high school teams throughout New York City

Playing Experience

  • Cleveland Crunch Pro Player (MSL Indoor League)

  • Emory University

  • Cleveland United Soccer Club, Internationals Soccer Club


Everett Palache

Club Director of Coaching

Coaching Experience:

  • USSF National A License & Academy Director License 

  • NSCAA Director of Coaching Diploma

  • Force Assistant Technical Director (2011-present)

  • Brad Friedel’s Premier Soccer Academies Director of Youth Development and Staff Coach (2007-2009)

  • Columbus Crew Jrs Assistant U18 Coach (2007-2008)


Playing Experience:

  • Philadelphia University (2002 Graduate)

  • Cleveland United Soccer Club

  • Cleveland Futbol Club

  • Internationals Soccer Club