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Experience the Thrill of Our Inaugural Alabama FC South GCPL Home Match

Come join us for an exhilarating moment as we kick off Montgomery’s first-ever Gulf Coast Premier League home match. Witness the passion and determination of our team as they put all their hard work to the test. Be a part of this special occasion and show your pride and support for our city as we strive for victory in this momentous event.

Don’t miss out on history in the making!

Get your tickets now and secure your spot in the stands to cheer on our team to victory. Let’s make history together! GOAFC!

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Alabama FC South Competitive Tryouts & Academy Evaluations for the 2024-25 Season

We are excited to announce our Tryout Dates in May & we hope to see you all back again with Alabama FC South!

The dates for our Competitive Tryouts & Academy Evaluations are listed below:

• Competitive Tryouts – Boys & Girls born between 2006 to 2012.
• May 13th & May 14th (May 15th Rain Date) @ The Emory Folmar YMCA Soccer Complex (Starting Times TBD)

2024 Boy’s Alabama FC South Fall Season Tryouts: 13U-19U-2024 BOYS TRYOUT LINK

2024 Girl’s Alabama FC South Fall Season Tryouts: 13U-19U-2024 GIRLS TRYOUT LINK

2024 Boy’s Alabama FC South Fall Season Evaluations: 8U-12U- 2024 BOYS EVALUATION LINK

2024 Girl’s Alabama FC South Fall Season Evaluations: 8U-12U-2024 GIRLS EVALUATION LINK

• Academy Evaluations – Boys & Girls born between 2013-2016.
• May 20th & May 21st (May 22nd Rain Date) @ The Emory Folmar YMCA Soccer Complex (Starting Times TBD)

Alabama FC South announces Mateo G. Peral as its Men’s Head Coach.

Mateo G. Peral has been named as our Men’s Team Coach for the upcoming Gulf Coast Premier League 2024 Season, AFC South Men’s General Manager & Director of Operations Manny Sanchez announced today. “We are extremely excited to welcome Mateo as our new Men’s Coach; Mateo has developed an impressive culture of success as an Alabama FC Youth Soccer Coach and his commitment and work ethic matches AFC South’s mission for our current & future projects.”

Coach Mateo G. Peral currently serves as Alabama FC South’s Director of Coaching. Coach Mateo said “I am extremely fortunate to receive this opportunity and very thankful to our Club’s GM; Manny Sanchez and everyone at AFC South for trusting me with the Men’s Team this season. I cannot wait to meet our players and begin our journey throughout the Gulf Coast Premier League this summer.

Coach Mateo will be joined by Coach Gabriel De Queiroz, former standout college player & current Men’s Head Coach at Faulkner University.  “It is important to have someone with close ties to soccer in the city of Montgomery and with the experience & commitment Coach Gabriel will bring to our staff and players. I am very happy to have Coach Gabriel join this project and we look forward to his contributions & knowledge he will bring to our team” Coach Mateo G. Peral said.

The Alabama FC South Men’s Team will compete in the Gulf Coast Premier League’s Top Division. The team is placed in the Eastern Conference and will face Mobile, Union 10, Florida Roots (FL) Pensacola Bay United (FL) & Sowegans SC (GA) in home & away matches during the regular season.

Stay tuned for our Game Schedule announcement in the next few days along with more details and updates regarding our Coaching Staff and Player Signings for the upcoming season!

Alabama FC South joins the Gulf Coast Premier League as newest member.

Montgomery, AL (March 6th, 2024) – Alabama FC South (AFC South) joins the Gulf Coast Premier League (GCPL) top division heading into the 2024 season. The club’s inclusion in the league’s eastern conference adds another major metro area to one of the fastest growing regions in the nation.

The decision to incorporate Alabama FC South into the GCPL was met with widespread approval. The newcomers home stadium, Emory Folmar YMCA Championship Stadium, has a rich history and capacity for hosting competitive matches that make it an ideal venue for hosting and competing in the GCPL.

Jeremy Poklemba, President of the GCPL, expressed his satisfaction with the addition of Alabama FC South to the league. “We welcome Alabama FC South to the GCPL,” said Poklemba. “Their presence expands our geographic footprint and further highlights our commitment to fostering the senior levels throughout the Gulf Coast region. We’re excited for their participation and contribution to the league.”

Alabama FC South views their entry into the GCPL as a significant milestone in their development as a prominent soccer entity in central Alabama. Having already seeing success at the youth ranks, along with a dedicated and ambitious coaching staff, they are poised to make a notable impact on the league.

“The YMCA of Greater Montgomery and Alabama FC South is excited to bring the Gulf Coast Premier League to Montgomery and Central, AL.” stated Manny Sanchez, VP of Alabama FC South. “This will be a great opportunity for our community to watch high level soccer competition and help continue the growth of our game in the River Region.  Also having a senior level team will give our youth players a pathway to showcase their talents at the next level and give area college players an opportunity to enhance their skills during the summer months.  We are truly looking forward to the opportunity to compete with the Gulf Coast area Clubs this summer and creating some rivalries for the future!”

The coaching staff shares this sentiment, acknowledging the opportunity to nurture talent while competing at a high level. “We are very excited and happy with the opportunity to join the Gulf Coast Premier League this Summer and play alongside soccer clubs with a rich history in the Gulf Coast area,” noted Mateo Peral, Technical Director of Alabama FC South. “We’re fully committed to the continuous growth of the GCPL along with providing our club with a pathway to reach new audiences within our city so we can develop talented players for our Senior & Youth programs. We are hoping to make the most out of our team’s participation in the 2024 Season and look forward to working with and competing against the rest of the teams in our league this summer.”

Alabama FC South will be joining the East Conference replacing Gulf Coast United who has been placed in the West Conference.

Follow all the latest news & updates from the Gulf Coast Premier League by visiting their website at:

Gulf Coast Premier League – The premier soccer league of the gulf coast. (

Alabama FC South – Spring 2024 Season

Welcome to Alabama FC South and thank you for visiting our new & updated Club Website for the Spring 2024 Season.

Here you will be able to find out our club’s latest news & updates regarding the Spring 2024 Season, tournaments & events, Competitive Tryouts for Fall 2024, Coaching & Staff Announcements plus more!