Articles by Ric Campbell

PHILPOT HITS WINNER ON THE ROAD

(Jeffersonville, IN 6/17/17)  The Dayton Dutch Lions FC (4-4-0) bounced back in wonderful fashion with a 1-0 road win.  Cameron Philpott (SC Upstate/New Zealand) provided the winning touch with a superb one-time volley off a cross from Alex Amankwaah (Univ. of Dayton/Ghana).  The victory provided a sweep of the host, Derby City Rovers (1-4-1), as […]

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GAME DAY PREVIEW – LADY LIONS HOME VS FC PRIDE

The Dayton Dutch Lady Lions (2-2-0) return to DOC Stadium Saturday, June 17th at 7 PM. The Dutch Lions currently sit in second place in the Valley division of the WPSL with six points from their first four games. Today’s opponent will be FC Pride who is based out of Indianapolis. Pride FC (0-2-0) is […]

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GAME DAY PREVIEW – ON THE ROAD TO DERBY CITY

(West Carrollton, OH 6/16/17)   The Dayton Dutch Lions FC (3-4-0) will travel to Louisville, Kentucky to take on the Derby City Rovers (1-3-1) today. This will be the second meeting between these two teams in 2017. The previous matchup was a 2-0 home win for the Dutch Lions. In that contest, the Dutch Lions were […]

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LIONS BATTLE HARD BUT FALL TO MICHIGAN

The Dayton Dutch Lions (3-4-0) reach the midpoint of the season sitting in 4th place of the Great Lakes Division.  After a 2-0-0 start to the season, they have struggled to convert their scoring chances and the match against the Michigan Bucks (5-1-0) was no different as they fell 1-0.  The Lions can walk off […]

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GAME DAY ~ LIONS VS BUCKS PREVIEW

Tonight, the Dayton Dutch Lions FC return to DOC Stadium after three road matches in their second of three games in 2017 with the Michigan Bucks. In 2016, the series between the two teams was split, with each team earning a win on their home field. In 2017, the Dutch Lions won the first game […]

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FREITAS JOINS THE LIONS

The Dayton Dutch Lions FC is pleased to announce an addition to their roster this week. Brazilian born Thomaz Freitas looks to add his talents midway through the 2017 PDL season. Thomaz is a recent graduate from Notre Dame College where in his senior season he tallied 3 goals and 3 assists. Last summer he […]

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YOUTH SUMMER SKILLS/SPEED TRAINING

The Dayton Dutch Lions FC will offer a five week summer training program for youth players. The program is open to everyone between the ages of 7 and 16 years old.  You can register for as many weeks as you want to attend. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER Players will be placed in a age and […]

Topic(s) Academy, Dayton Dutch Lions FC

SUPPLEMENTAL TRYOUTS

With all the “drama” of tryouts, are you still looking for a club that will provide an individual focus that will help you reach your full potential? Finding the right fit can be challenging, so we encourage you to come to our supplemental tryout, Thursday, June 8th from 6:30-7:30pm at DOC Stadium, and see what […]

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WOMEN EARN FIRST WIN

Dayton, OH (May 27, 2017)– The Dayton Dutch Lions FC (1-1-0) of the Women’s Premier Soccer League (WPSL) bounced back from an opening match defeat with a 2-0 victory. The ladies win over the Cincinnati Sirens was their home opener at DOC Stadium in West Carrollton. The Dutch Lions were able to find the back […]

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FIRST LOSS OF THE SEASON

West Carrollton, OH (May 27, 2017)  The Dayton Dutch Lions (2-1-0) suffered their first loss of the season to the Cincinnati Dutch Lions(1-1-0). While it was Dayton’s first loss, Cincinnati earned their first win of the season.  It leaves Dayton in second place of the Great Lakes Division. Dayton made some minor change to its starting […]

Topic(s) Dayton Dutch Lions FC, Men

DAYTON DUTCH LION TOP PROSPECT

West Carrollton, OH. – Midfielder Amass Amankona has been identified as one of the USL PDL top players as he was in the first edition of the 2017 Premier Development League Top Prospects list, which highlights 50 of the of best players competing and impressing in the league. Darwin Espinal, forward from South Florida Surf, is […]

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DAYTON HAS QUEEN CITY SHOWDOWN

West Carrollton, OH (May 26, 2018)   The Dayton Dutch Lions FC will host a double header against two teams from the Queen City, this Saturday, May 27th. The DDL Women’s team will kick things off at 4:00 pm, with their WPSL home opener against the Cincinnati Sirens. The DDL Men’s team (2-0-0 6 points) will […]

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NEW LEADERS IN THE GREAT LAKES DIVISION

West Carrollton, OH (May 23, 2017)  The Dayton Dutch Lions (2-0-0) men played a gritty match of soccer against the defending PDL champion Michigan Bucks (1-1-0) and came away with a 2-1 win.  The win set a franchise mark for the first DDL team to start the season with two consecutive victories.  It also set […]

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LIONS TAKE HOME VICTORY

Dayton, OH (May 16, 2017) – The Dayton Dutch Lions FC opened their 4th Premier Development League (PDL) season with a well earned 2-0 win against the Derby City Rovers at DOC Stadium on the campus of West Carrollton High School. Two second half goals and a bend-but-not break defense provided an opening day shutout.  The Lions […]

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GOALKEEPER TRAINING WILL BE THURSDAY

With most of our teams having played a successful tournament this past weekend and taking a well-earned day of rest, we are moving GOALKEEPER TRAINING TO THURSDAY. Same times as always: U9 – U10 at 6:00 -6:30 U15 – U17 at 6:30 – 7:30 U12 – U14 at 7:30 – 8:30

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THE EPIC CUP SCHEDULE HAS CHANGED

THE EPIC CUP schedule has changed drastically because of the rain. Here is the updated schedule: U 10 girls – only one game at 5:20 at Oxford Community #10 U 12 girls – only one game at 2:40 at Oxford Community #9 U12 boys – only one game at 4:00 at Oxford Community #9 U13 […]

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GOALKEEPER TRAINING THIS WEEK IS TUESDAY

Goalkeeper training for this week will be moved to Tuesday, May 2nd. Times stay the same:   6:00 to 6:30  U9 and U10 6:30 to 7:30  U15 to U17 7:30 to 8:30  U12 to U14  

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NO TRAINING TONIGHT

NO SOCCER TONIGHT as school has a track meet this evening at the DOC Stadium. Please view schedule for rest of the spring season…. SpringSchedule 4 18 17 See you all tomorrow. U17 Boys team and their Euro tour entourage are flying home now and should be in Cincinnati around 5:30 pm.  You will hear more […]

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2017 EURO LEGACY TOUR…….PART TWO

The U17 Boys team had several days of leisure and two additional friendlies.  The tour is going fast, but the experience has been wonderful. The group was able to tour the Holland Soccer Museum prior to an evening match. Seeing the jerseys, trophies and soccer artifacts was awesome.  They also had interactive displays for speed […]

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2017 Euro Legacy Tour…….Part One

The U17 Boys squad have arrived and kicked off the first annual DDL FC Legacy Tour.  Eighteen players, nine parents and two coaches arrived in Amsterdam Sunday morning, April 9th for 10 days of soccer, sightseeing and team fun. The team was greeted by club founder, Mike Mossel and assistant Emily van der Werff.  The […]

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  • DDL Soccer Complex

    DDL Soccer Complex

    All practices and games of the Dayton Dutch Lions FC Men’s team (USL PDL) and Women’s team (USL W-League) will be at the Dayton Dutch Lions FC Soccer Complex in West Carrollton. The stadium seats 3500 people. In 2014 the Dayton Dutch Lions FC and Dayton Outpatient Center (DOC) installed an new artificial turf field in the stadium. DOC Stadium was opened in May 2014 when former 2x “FIFA Best Player in the World” Ruud Gullit kicked off the game against LA Galaxy II in the USL PRO League.

     

    The address is: 5833 Student St., West Carrollton, Ohio, 45449

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    Dutch Lions TV
  • Oranje Legion

    Oranje Legion