Youth soccer coaches and observers, it may appear to you that structure on the soccer field is an overriding problem for matches involving younger age divisions. In this month's Coaching Education article, Ihor Chyzowych, director of Custom Soccer Coaching, explains that though inexperienced players may get bunched up on the field, they're actually developing good instincts that will serve them well as their soccer careers evolve.
to read this month's coaching education article –They're All Bunched Up!!
US Youth Soccer Technical Department offers a number of programs to educate new youth coaches and enhance the skills of current coaches, continuing the progress of the game. Don't forget to check out the newest offering from US Youth Soccer - The Novice Coach: An Introduction to Coaching Youth Soccer DVD Two-Disc Set. Created by the US Youth Soccer Technical Department, it is designed for coaches that are new to coaching youth players regardless of previous experience. Get your copy today at US Youth Soccer's Online Store
An additional program is the Coaches Connection, established to educate and further the flow of information between the coaches across the nation, the Connection connects you to the US Youth Soccer Coaching Education Network. Open to anyone, the Coaches Connection is for coaches, administrators…you. Click here
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