Central Jersey Spartans

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Central Jersey Spartans
Full name Central Jersey Spartans
Nickname(s) Spartans
Founded 2009
Dissolved 2013
Stadium Rider University
Lawrenceville, New Jersey
Ground Capacity 1,000
Owner Sal Amato
Head Coach James Quinn
League USL Premier Development League
2013 8th, Mid Atlantic
Playoffs: DNQ
Website Club website
Current season

Central Jersey Spartans was an American soccer team based in Lawrenceville, New Jersey, United States. Founded in 2009, the team played in the USL Premier Development League (PDL), the fourth tier of the American Soccer Pyramid, in the Mid Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference.

The team played its home games at Falcon Field in nearby Hillsborough, New Jersey, where they have played since 2011. The team's colors were blue, white and gold.


The Central Jersey Spartans were announced as PDL expansion team in November 2009.[1] They played their first official game on May 12, 2010, a 2–0 loss to Newark Ironbound Express.[2]


Notable former players[edit]

This list of notable former players comprises players who went on to play professional soccer after playing for the team in the Premier Development League, or those who previously played professionally before joining the team.


Year Division League Regular Season Playoffs Open Cup
2010 4 USL PDL 3rd, Mid Atlantic Did not qualify Did not qualify
2011 4 USL PDL 5th, Mid Atlantic Did not qualify Did not qualify
2012 4 USL PDL 8th, Mid Atlantic Did not qualify Did not qualify
2013 4 USL PDL 8th, Mid Atlantic Did not qualify Did not qualify

Head coaches[edit]

  • Northern Ireland Sam Nellins (2010–2012)[3]
  • England John Newman (2012–2013)
  • Northern Ireland James Quinn (2013–present)[4]


Average attendance[edit]

Attendance stats are calculated by averaging each team's self-reported home attendances from the historical match archive at https://web.archive.org/web/20100105175057/http://www.uslsoccer.com/history/index_E.html.

  • 2010: 100


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