Soccer in Polk County, Central Florida
Polk County is serious about soccer! The new Lake Myrtle Sports Complex features 11 international dimension soccer fields and is home to the Florida Youth Soccer Association. In addition to the Lake Myrtle Sports Complex, Polk County has several six field facilities, including the Lake Parker Soccer Complex and Loyce Harpe Park in Lakeland, and Simmers-Young Park in Winter Haven. Both professional and amateur teams have found Polk County “soccer friendly” including the Estonian National Team and former Tampa Bay Rowdies Professional Soccer Team.
See our Facilites Guide for a complete list of soccer fields. If you would like more information about hosting a soccer tournament in our area, please contact Polk County Tourism and Sports Marketing at 863-551-4750.