Liverpool Football Club International Academy Western Maryland (LFCIA Western MD) is a premier soccer academy based in Washington County, Hagerstown, Maryland whose U8-U18 players compete in premier and mid-level select programs. The club also offers developmental programs for children ages 3-6.
The club was originally founded in 2010 as Locomotive FC. In June 2017, Locomotive FC partnered with Liverpool FC International Academy to become it's second official club in the state of Maryland. Liverpool FCIA now operates in eight states with 15 club's to it's name.
This transition united Locomotive FC's reputation for high quality player development, leadership, and professionalism here in Western Maryland with the rich, storied tradition of Liverpool Football Club in England. Becoming Liverpool FCIA Western Maryland will enhance our level of training, coaching and competition. In many ways we are the same great club with a Board of Trustees responsible for local decision making now having the breadth and depth of resources that only an elite professional club can offer the soccer community.
The club offers:
As an International Academy for the prestigious English Premier League club, our players:
We are excited that Liverpool FCIA has chosen our organization to grow the game "The Liverpool Way" along the I-70 and I-81 corridors and look forward to many continued successes both on and off the field!