Mission: It is the goal of the Southern Alameda County Youth Soccer League to promote health, welfare, camaraderie, family unity and well-being among youth and their families in this community, through the teachings and practice of soccer.
The Southern Alameda County Youth Soccer League ( SACYSL) has been serving the San Leandro, San Lorenzo and surrounding areas since 1974. Steeped in tradition with a large number of noteworthy alumni. SACYSL has over 60 teams in the club, with about 750 participants. SACYSL's philosophy is to develop both the player and the person, creating physically, socially and intellectually balanced players. SACYSL provides opportunity for all players regardless of race or gender.
The club is affiliated with the California Youth Soccer Association, US Club Soccer, and Nor Cal Premier Soccer. The competitive program is directed by our Director of Coaching, Paul McCallion, who founded the California Northstars in 2003. The Northstar teams have had much success over the years winning prestigious tournaments such as Surf Cup, Nomads, Blues Cup, Aloha International Cup, Mustang Stampede, Pleasanton College Showcase, California Cup, State Cup, and Regional Champions. The Northstar teams have over 40 players who have received NCAA College soccer scholarships.