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The Maryland State Youth Soccer Association is proud to provide free coaching materials to aid in the training of youth soccer players in Maryland.
Please click on the following links to view complete lesson plans for the indicated age group. Session plans include ten (10) weeks of lessons with detailed instructions/coaching points. Special thanks to Massachusetts Youth Soccer Association for allowing MSYSA to utilize the below content.
U6 Session Plans U8 Session Plans
U10 Session Plans U12 Session Plans
Additional materials can be found below. More sessions and activities will be posted as they become available. Please download, use and share!
Warm up Activities:
Shooting and Finishing Warm up (posted 6/20/2016)
A Fun Dribbling Game (posted 6/23/2016)
U7 Age Group:
U7 Session #1, Ball and Body Awareness (posted 6/2/2016)
U8 Age Group:
U8 Knock It Out (posted 6/9/2016)
3v2's To Goal (posted 10/18/2016)
45x30 Passing Pattern 1 (posted 10/18/2016)