Aztec Soccer Club Joins the 3STEP Soccer Vertical

3STEP Sports has acquired Aztec Soccer Club, adding another strong New England-based organization to the company’s growing soccer vertical.
May 10, 2023

ANDOVER, Mass. (MAY 10, 2023) – 3STEP Sports, the nation’s largest and most impactful youth sports club and event operator, has acquired Aztec Soccer Club, adding another strong New England-based organization to the company’s growing soccer vertical.

Serving the Massachusetts and New Hampshire region for more than 20 years, Aztec Soccer has dedicated their training philosophy to building strong players both on and off the field. With a key focus on professional and experienced coaching and player development, Aztec Soccer has created a club where all athletes are welcome.

A member of the New England Club Soccer League (NECSL), New England Impact NPL, and USYS New England Conference, there is no shortage of program opportunities within Aztec Soccer. Boasting more than 80 teams across four regions and through strategic partnerships and programming, Aztec offers high-level youth soccer team opportunities for ages U8 to U23, a comprehensive college preparatory program, showcases for male and female athletes, and access to the region’s best skills camps and clinics programs.

“We are really excited to be joining 3STEP. This is a great opportunity for our coaches and directors to strictly focus on soccer and the athletes,” said Oli Gunnarsson, Director of Club Operations for Aztec Soccer.  “The benefits and resources that 3STEP provides in and out of soccer will only enhance our player and family experience”.

The winners of two national titles in 2022, Aztec Soccer spans over 100 towns in four key regions: Central (North Shore), North, Boston and Oceanside and is a key addition to 3STEP’s soccer division.

“We are thrilled to add Aztec Soccer Club to our growing family,” said 3STEP CEO, Tania King. “They are right in our backyard and their commitment to their athletes and community, above all else, makes them the perfect fit”.



3STEP Sports, LLC. is the industry leader for youth sport clubs and events in the country, impacting 1.1+ million athletes from all 50 states across nine different sports. With a mission to be the leading and most dependable platform for all athletes to live out their passions, 3STEP has reimagined youth sports by providing access to top-tier coaching, nationally ranked events, best-in-class facilities and premier media content to all athletes.

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