RVA Football Club
|Full name||RVA Football Club|
|Stadium||Sports Backers Stadium
|Owner||Grover Gibson Soccer Foundation|
|Head coach||Grover Gibson|
|League||National Premier Soccer League|
|2013||1st, Mid-Atlantic Division
Playoffs: NPSL Champions
|Website||Club home page|
RVA FC is an American soccer team based in Richmond, Virginia, United States. Founded in 2013, the team plays in National Premier Soccer League (NPSL), a national amateur league at the fourth tier of the American soccer pyramid, in the Mid-Atlantic Division.
The team plays its home games at Sports Backers Stadium. The team colors are black, red and white.
RVA Football Club was founded in 2013 to compete in the National Premier Soccer League (NPSL), one of the top amateur leagues in the United States, considered the fourth tier of the American soccer pyramid and roughly equal with the USL Premier Development League (PDL). The club's name, RVA, represents Richmond, Virginia, where they plays home games out of Sports Backers Stadium.
In their first season, RVA FC were coached by former American midfielder, Grover Gibson, who had a successful club career in Germany. Gibson would lead RVA to a first place finish in the Mid-Atlantic Division with a balanced attacking squad, featuring 29 goals from 10 players during the regular season. The club would advance to the NPSL championship and defeat the Sonoma County Sol 2-0 at Sports Backers Stadium to claim the title and complete an undefeated 10-0-2 season.
|Year||Division||League||Regular Season||Playoffs||Open Cup|
|2013||4||NPSL||1st, Mid-Atlantic||Champions||Did not qualify|
Note: Flags indicate national team as has been defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.
- Grover Gibson (2013-present)