About Us

About Crossfire United ECNL

Welcome to Crossfire United ECNL, a soccer community fueled by passion, commitment, and a relentless pursuit of excellence. Founded with the vision of creating a soccer environment that transcends the ordinary, Crossfire United ECNL stands as a testament to the power of sport to inspire, unite, and transform lives.

Our Mission:

At the core of Crossfire United ECNL is a mission to cultivate not just exceptional soccer players but also well-rounded individuals. We believe in harnessing the power of soccer to instill discipline, teamwork, and resilience—qualities that extend far beyond the pitch. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in every aspect of our programs, from grassroots development to elite competition.

Player-Centric Approach:

Crossfire United ECNL places players at the center of our focus. We are dedicated to providing a holistic soccer experience that nurtures talent, fosters a love for the game, and encourages personal growth. Our coaching staff, composed of experienced professionals who share our philosophy, is committed to developing the skills, character, and sportsmanship of each player.

Elite Clubs National League (ECNL):

As a proud member of the Elite Clubs National League (ECNL), Crossfire United ECNL competes at the highest levels of youth soccer in the United States. The ECNL is renowned for its commitment to player development, offering a platform for aspiring athletes to showcase their skills and compete against top-tier talent.

Our Community:

Crossfire United ECNL is more than a soccer club; it’s a community. From the youngest players taking their first steps on the field to the seasoned veterans, our community shares a common bond—a love for the beautiful game. We celebrate diversity, foster camaraderie, and believe in the power of sport to bring people together.

Dale Horton

About Dale Horton – Founder:

At the helm of Crossfire United ECNL is Dale Horton, a visionary leader and passionate advocate for youth soccer development. With a wealth of experience in coaching and player development, Dale founded Crossfire United ECNL with a clear vision: to create an environment where young athletes could thrive both athletically and personally.

Dale’s Vision:

Dale Horton’s vision for Crossfire United ECNL goes beyond winning games; it encompasses building a culture of respect, integrity, and continuous improvement. His coaching philosophy emphasizes skill development, tactical understanding, and the importance of character on and off the field.

Coaching Excellence:

Under Dale’s leadership, the coaching staff at Crossfire United ECNL is dedicated to providing a world-class training environment. Each coach brings a unique blend of experience, expertise, and passion, creating a dynamic team committed to helping players reach their full potential.

Philosophy of Development:

Dale Horton believes in a comprehensive approach to player development that extends beyond technical skills. He emphasizes the importance of instilling a growth mindset, fostering leadership qualities, and teaching the value of teamwork. This philosophy is woven into the fabric of Crossfire United ECNL’s training programs and player development initiatives.

Connecting with Crossfire United ECNL:

Whether you’re a player aspiring to join our ranks, a parent seeking a supportive community for your child, or a soccer enthusiast sharing our passion, Crossfire United ECNL welcomes you. Explore our programs, learn about our values, and join us on this exciting journey where excellence meets camaraderie, and the love for soccer unites us all.

Contact Us:

For inquiries, partnerships, or further information, please contact us at [Your Contact Information].

Thank you for being a part of Crossfire United ECNL—a community where soccer thrives, and dreams take flight.