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About us

Cicero Mayas Soccer Academy is a Non for Profit organization that offers the premier soccer experience in the Chicago area.  Founded in 1996, we have quickly grown to become one of the premier soccer clubs in the Chicagoland area.


Cicero Mayas Soccer Academy is committed to developing soccer players and preparing to compete at the highest level. As a registered IYSA travel soccer club, our teams compete in the highest divisions of the Northern Illinois Soccer League (NISL).  Advanced senior teams play in the Midwest Regional League (MRL). 


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Mayas alumni - College Soccer

Wester University

"Good Luck Miguelito" from Coach Avelino & fellow teammates

U17 National Premier

U17 had an undefeated season this year, congratulations to all for their great effort. 

Dr. Pepper Cup - TX

2015 Surf Cup - San Diego, CA.

Beach Tournament









St. Joseph

Coach: Stanley Niemiec

Top returners: So. M Viviana Jimenez (18 goals), Sr. D Alex Miceli

Storyline to watch: Viviana Jimenez is a wild card for the Chargers. As a sophomore, she's a central piece in the rebuilding project and will have added responsibilities as the center midfielder on a young team.

They said it: "We need to step up and to play hard every game, give it our all on the field. I'm confident that we will do great this season and make this season our best." — sophomore midfielder Viviana Jimenez

Michael Stainbrook and Mike Nelson are freelance reporters for Pioneer Press.

Click on the picture for full Chicago Tribune article.

Morton Mustangs - Super Sectional Champs!



2015 NIKE Showcase

Congrats  U16 & U17 for winning your showcase at the NIKE Tournament!

Scott Gallagher Showcase

U17 took 1st place at their Scott Gallagher Showcase.

Great job boys!


Non Profit 501 (3) C

We are a non profit organization looking for a prestigious business to represent in all of our tournaments.  Please contact us at if you would like to sponsor Mayas.