DV8 Defenders

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DV8 Defenders
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Full name DV8 Defenders Soccer Club
Founded 1999
Stadium Bechet Field
Redwood City, California
Ground Capacity ????
Owner Colombia Eduar Mafla
Head Coach England Tono Aspinall
League Peninsula Soccer League
USASA

DV8 Defenders is an American amateur soccer team based in Redwood City, California, United States. Founded in 1997, the team plays in Region IV of the United States Adult Soccer Association, a network of amateur leagues at the fifth tier of the American Soccer Pyramid.

The team plays its home games at Bechet Field in Red Morton Community Park. The team's colors are navy blue, black and white.

History[edit]

DV8 were formed in 1999, and have competed in the Peninsula Soccer League (PSL), the top amateur league in the Bay Area in Northern California. Since joining the league the team won the PSL Cup Championship in 2004, enjoyed a perfect 2006-07 campaign on their way to their first Peninsula Soccer League championship, and have also won competitions such as the Soccer United League in 2010.

DV8 entered the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup for the first time in 2011, and qualified for the tournament proper at the first attempt, topping their qualifying group that included Albuquerque Metro SC from New Mexico and local rivals SF Italian AC. DV8 is one of the most known teams in the bay area and is considered the most active high level soccer team in the area. DV8 also has former professional players active on roster and has had players on the roster that are now playing professionally.

Players[edit]

Nor Cal League/Open cup 2014

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
United States GK Jorge Rosales
United States FW Philip Da Silva
United States FW Lee Mitchell
Mexico MF Luis Fidel Medina
United States MF Cristobal Montes
United States MF Arturo Gomez
Mexico MF Jose Monje
United States MF Ryan Villapando
United States MF Javier Hill Ayala
United States FW Javier Tanton
United States DF Paul Moran
No. Position Player
United States GK Andrew Hutchins
United States DF Alex Plancarte
Bosnia and Herzegovina MF Kemo Djedovic
United States MF Angel Pumayaco
United States DF Ryan Nevarez
Mexico DF Oscar Iniguez
United States FW Taylor Amman
United States MF Anthony Salciccia
United States MF Christian Rosales
United States DF Victor Cortez
United States DF Justin Warren

Notable players[edit]

Head coaches[edit]

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