Providing the highest level of women's premier soccer in the US since 1998

Eugene Timbers FC Azul


Contact the team:
Eugene Timbers FC Azul
Attention: Jurgen Ruckaberle

Home Jersey: Black
Home Short:
Away Jersey: White
Away Short:
South Eugene high school
400 East 19th Avenue
Eugene, OR 97401
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Tickets are $5 for Adults.

About the Team:

ETFC Azul will play in the Northwest Division of the Women Premier Soccer League in its fourth season in 2015. ETFC is very proud to continue its support of a top level women's team. The team will recruit the top female soccer players in the area and compete in the Northwest region of the WPSL along with teams in Portland and Seattle. The team will start to practice in early May and play their first home game on May 22, 2015 in Eugene. The season will have 10 games from May to mid July. 

About the Coaching:

Head coach: Jürgen Ruckaberle

Jürgen's coaching career started as a player coach for a semi-professional team in Germany about 20 years ago. While coaching German youth soccer teams, he attended several coaching education courses and acquired a number of German coaching licenses culminating with the German National "B" coaching license. He also acquired the USSF A license.

Here in Eugene, Jürgen has coached numerous teams from U11-U18 competing from local leagues up to statewide premier leagues from 2000- present. Jürgen has been named the Director of Coaching of ETFC in April of 2008. 

Assistant coaches:

Joe Beeler (USSF A-license)

Gabriel Hernandez (USSF C-license)

Dave Peterson (USSF B-license)


Type of Players:

ETFC recruits from within the club's U17 and U18 players, as well as local colleges (University of Oregon, Oregon State University, Northwest Christian University, Lane Community College) and players who graduated from college in recent years. In addition, players who grew up in Eugene and play college out of state will return to play for the Azul.

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Player Tryouts: