Ottawa East Academy Centre


The Vancouver Whitecaps FC of Major League Soccer has developed a network of 20 academy centres across the country that creates a player pathway to the Whitecaps Boys MLS Academy and Girls Elite program in Vancouver. 

Be part of the Whitecaps FC Academy Centre network.

Join Whitecaps FC in Ottawa

  • Academy training and events in a pro club environment
  • Train with official Whitecaps FC training curriculum
  • All sessions led by Whitecaps FC coaching staff
  • Opportunities for events and travel to Vancouver
    • U9 to U12. Getting players ready for the next step
    • U13 to U14. Opportunities for Whitecaps events in Vancouver
    • U15 to U18. Caps to College. Scholarship showcasing


Winter 2019 - 7 Sessions

  • U8 to U13 Boys & Girls
    • Mondays, 6:00pm to 7:00pm
    • Mar: 4, 18, 25 Apr: 1, 8, 15, 29
      • April 29th session will be from 5:30 to 6:30 pm
  • U14 to U18 Boys & Girls
    • Spring program will starting in May; announced by early April


Spring Phase - Superdome Sports Centre, 1660 Bearbrook Rd, Ottawa, ON.

Fees: Winter phase

  • U8 to U13: $125 + HST
  • All new players require a WFC training kit (academy jersey, shorts, socks) - $90 + HST
  • *Optional* - WFC Track Suit (track jacket, pants) - $105 + HST


Players can sign up using the registration link below. 

Spots are very limited. Please sign up by Monday, February 18, 2019

Please note if you are new to the program we will use the first training session as an evaluation session

If you have any questions, please contact Marinos at the details below.


To view a copy of our policies, please click here


Marinos Papageorgopoulos - Academy Centre Director & Associate Head Coach or (204) 996-3058

Whitecaps FC Administrator or toll free 1.855.932.1932

Regional Programs Manager
Sam Lenarduzzi - or 778.928.0453