La Roca Futbol Club believes in developing and showcasing youth soccer players at all ages and levels of play, from local recreation leagues to the highest levels of competition in the state, regional and national platforms. Spanish for “The Rock,” La Roca is determined to be a strong leader in the youth soccer community of Utah and a solid foundation in the lives of its players.
Technical Director, Coach, Founder
Adolfo Ovalle is the Director of Coaching and Founder of the La Roca Futbol Club. After he retired from his professional career, he formed the La Roca Futbol Club on June 1st, 2005.
Adolfo’s passion and dedication to the development of soccer has ensured La Roca has become a nationally dominant soccer program that competes at the highest level.
His exceptional high standards, enthusiasm and soccer philosophy has enabled La Roca to become one of the great youth soccer programs in the country. La Roca attracts the best coaches and players who continue to build upon Adolfo’s vision, which results in exceptional achievements both on and off the field.
The La Roca Difference
La Roca’s focus is on developing dedicated players who are ready to play at a collegiate or national level. La Roca is led by a team of 62 head coaches, and has more A, B and C licensed coaches than any other club in the state. Elite level coaches and past professional players are distributed throughout the club to ensure the players get the best of training and guidance.
Since its inception in 2005, La Roca has emerged as the dominant club in terms of its successes on the field. Because of its focus on development and soccer education, La Roca is a highly respected program, with a reputation of preparing college-ready players.
La Roca is Successful
La Roca’s top teams compete in tournaments where college coaches can observe players and, in time, offer them opportunities to play collegiate soccer. Exceptional La Roca players are often recognized by national and even international scouts, launching them into the realm of semi-professional and professional soccer, as all those years of dedication turn their dreams into reality.