Head Coach Sid van Druenen

Head Coach Sid van Druenen

Head Coach Sid van Druenen


Sid van Druenen was born in the Netherlands and grew up in Portugal. Coach van Druenen possesses a Bachelor Degree in Sports Science, UEFA B coaching license and coached in the youth of SL Benfica, CDR Quarteirense and CDR Boliqueime, all in Portugal.

Van Druenen joined the Dayton Dutch Lions in November 2011 and was appointed as a youth academy coach. In 2012, van Druenen became the Academy Program Director and the Assistant Coach for the Women’s Team. Moving in to the role of Director of Soccer Operations in 2013 van Druenen also prevailed as the Women’s Head Coach taking the title for the Women’s team as “Division Champions” followed with a nomination for “Coach of the Year” and receiving “Organization of the Year” by the league. In 2014 van Druenen became the Men’s team Head Coach in the club’s last season in the USL PRO division.

  • 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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