The Upper West Side has a new multifaceted soccer space called Crossbar, located at 250 West 86th Street between Broadway and West End Avenue (previously occupied by The Parlour). The two-level space features a café serving coffee from Devoición as well as delicious options for breakfast, lunch, dinner and weekend brunch. The fully renovated interior comes with TVs throughout displaying soccer games from around the world. The upper level is also the new home of Upper 90’s soccer retail store, which carries everything soccer players and fans could ever need. Upper 90 has been on the Upper West Side since 2009.
Downstairs is a private event space which can accommodate up to 50 people and a mini field which will have early childhood soccer classes, birthday parties, adult fitness classes, and much more. The fall class schedule for ages 2-7 is available here. Classes will incorporate Born Kicker’s immersive and engaging programming, designed to teach kids the fundamentals of soccer with great coaches and a fun and engaging curriculum. Born Kickers and Crossbar are offering a free demo class for anyone interested in seeing the space and watching the classes in action.