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Italian Soccer Academy

About Our Club

AC Cugini, founded in 2000 with programs in Virginia, Maryland, and Italy, is an official Italian scuola calcio (soccer academy) sanctioned by the Italian National Olympic Committee - Comitato Olimpico Nazionale Italiano Servizi  (CONI Servizi) and the Italian Soccer Federation - Federazione Italiana Giuoco Calcio (FIGC). AC Cugini is a member of US Club Soccer, US Youth Soccer, Virginia Youth Soccer Association, Maryland State Youth Soccer Association, Elite Development Program League, National Capital Soccer League, Old Dominion Soccer League, Central Maryland Short Sided League.

In 2013, AC Cugini affiliated with professional  Italian women's club, RES Roma Calcio Femminile and professional Italian men's club Brescia Calcio. As the first and only official Italian academy in North America sanctioned by CONI Servizi and FIGC, AC Cugini clearly offers a unique and exce...
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Jun 05,2018

Coaching and International Program Pioneer Joins ODFC Cesena Staff!

Old Dominion Football Club (ODFC) is proud to announce the addition of Coach Fabio Diletti as our “new” Cesena ’07 boys coach and club instructor. Mister Diletti started the AC Cugini Scuola Calcio in Great Falls, Virginia back...

Jun 01,2018

AC Cugini Now Focusing on International Programming

AC Cugini has moved its programming back to Virginia where we started in 2000. We will continue our long-established award-winning international program which involves training and tournament play in Italy for players and educa...

Mar 17,2018


AC Cugini is offering a limited number of reduced tuition scholarships for the coed Spring 2018 Pre-Travel Academy program in Ijamsville, MD, to players with financial need. The reduced tuition is $60 (reduced from $280 standar...