A fun and rewarding skills program for children ages 4 and 5 years. Soccer skills training is built into a curriculum that teaches technical ability, agility and balance. Children are introduced to soccer in a fun and rewarding manner which provides recognition for the young player. The clinic is a combination of skill learning and games. There is lots of ball contact for each player through ball movement practice, dodge games and fun ball maneuvering exercises. Children are taught the basics of the game.
A program geared to the 6-7 year stage of development. Children are instructed in core soccer skills and good soccer habits through age appropriate skill exercise and games. The program emphasizes coordination and movement in soccer, presented in skill exercises and small sided soccer games designed to make a positive impact on the development of the young player. Players are introduced to competition in a fun way and achieve success through skill training as well as game play.
A program designed for players in an age group/playing level who have reasonable skills and who are now capable of problem solving. This program is geared to players who compete in House League/Recreational programs or who may play in their school. The coach works on having the player refine his/her basic ball skills while beginning to learn more about the concepts of space, support and movement off the ball. The Power Soccer program uses creative and challenging games to improve ball control, passing, dribbling, defending and shooting.
Skill and tactical training for players who play at the Advanced/Senior level with their clubs and who wish to hone their skills in an environment with similar level players. Players in this program receive challenging and advanced tactical training in attacking and defensive principles including positional play, support, movement off the ball and transition play. Technique training of all the core soccer skills is covered. This program caters to players who wish to pursue quality training while being assessed for our male and female Academy teams.
- Soccer Academy Alliance of Canada, Sunderland Association Football Club