Irakli Khutsidze

Irakli Khutsidze

Irakli Khutsidze



From 2007-2009, Khutsidze worked his way through the ranks at FC Ameri Tbilisi. He appeared for the first team during the 2008-2009 season, scoring 4 goals in 27 matches. At the time, Ameri played in the Pirveli Liga, Georgia’s second division. In 2009, Khutsidze was signed to the senior squad of Baia Zugdidi of the Georgian Premier League. Khutsidze played in 7 league matches and scored 1 goal during his year with the club. The following season, Khutsidze signed for FC Gagra, also of the Georgian Premier League. In 2011, he captained the team, helping the club become league champions and qualifying them to compete in 2011–12 UEFA Europa League qualifying. Khutsidze played in both of Gagra’s matches in the tournament but the team was ultimately eliminated from qualification 2-3 on aggregate by Anorthosis Famagusta FC of Cyprus. In June 2012, Khutsidze trialed with and appeared in a reserve league match for the Columbus Crew of Major League Soccer despite offers to play in Ukraine.

After not being signed by the Crew, Khutsidze returned to Gagra. On February 4, 2013, it was announced that Khutsidze’s contract with FC Gagra had been terminated by mutual consent. It was then announced on April 10, 2013 that Khutsidze had signed for the Dayton Dutch Lions of the USL Pro, the third division of United States soccer league system for the 2013 season. On April 20, 2013, Khutsidze made his debut for Dayton in the opening game of the season, a 2-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Riverhounds. Khutsidze finished the 2013 USL Pro season with a total of 25 league appearances, tallying three assists.

In 2009, Khutsidze appeared in a U21 friendly against Belarus. Khutsidze was part of Georgia’s squad for qualification for the 2011 UEFA European Under-19 Football Championship.

  • 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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