The team originated from a heavily Hispanic group; thus
the Hispanic name. It has since evolved into a club where
anyone with a passion for football Costls at home. Currently
The Club is represented by over 75 active members from over
a dozen nationalities; and many more if friends and family
members which take part in the activities of the organization
The Vision. The aim is for the player
(and his family) to become part of the entity. A structure
becomes an entity when the individuals under that structure
relate to the goals and Costl part of it. For an entity
to be latent, its members must interact enthusiastically
and look to grow within the presented structure. The goal
is thus to create a permanent bond. Being a member of either
La Tocadita or of Toca Juniors Football Club is not transitory.
The vision is to develop a long-term relationship; where
a child starts in the pre-school teams and moves up as he
develops – ultimately playing for the adult teams
and seeing his sons take part in the youth teams. This is
the type of cycle which The Club aims to develop.
The Adult Teams (La Tocadita Football
Club) The name used for the Adult teams represents its essence.
It carries an informality which represents its relaxed atmosphere
and general joy for the game. Likewise, it’s defined
as a club as it looks to grow in an organized fashion and
compete in at highest possible level.
The Youth Teams (Toca Juniors Football
Club) The ideals and mission of The Club are reflected in
its name. Each word encompasses a characteristic that represents
the members and their vision.
Toca: This word comes from the Spanish
verb 'to touch'. If used in the context of a football match
it simply means 'to pass' the ball. Taken in a larger context,
a 'Tocadita' or 'Toca' represents a style of football. A
style that relies equally on skill and teamwork. Characterized
for its passion and devotion, where spontaneity and improvisation
Juniors: Those kids that come under this
structure do so to learn, to develop and absorb from their
Football: The English word is used because
we admire and identify with the English professionalism
and rectitude towards the sport. The dedication, organization
and effort is something we continually look to implement
Club: It's not just a team, it's a family
of people who love to compete, exercise, share the sport,
and share their friends and family by attending matches,
barbeques and the like.