Northville Soccer Association

Coaches Page

Angel Calzadilla Rec director

Angelcbm ( at ) gmail.com

 

Under 6 Players

§        Understanding your players

§        Technical and Tactical Topic Development Schedule

§        Coaching Tips and Tricks

 

U4 Age Group Session Plans:

1.      Fall – Session 1 – Body Mechanics and Dribbling

2.      Fall – Session 2 – Body Mechanics and Dribbling

3.      Fall – Session 3 – Body Mechanics and Dribbling

4.      Fall – Session 4 – Body Mechanics and Dribbling

5.      Fall – Session 5 – Body Mechanics, Dribbling and Striking the Ball

6.      Fall – Session 6 – Body Mechanics, Dribbling and Striking the Ball

 

U5 & U6 Age Group Session Plans:

  1. Fall – Session 1 – Dribbling, Stopping the Ball and Shooting
  2. Fall – Session 1 – Dribbling, Stopping the Ball and Shooting
  3. Fall – Session 1 – Dribbling, Stopping the Ball and Shooting
  4. Fall – Session 1 – Dribbling, Stopping the Ball and Shooting
  5. Fall – Session 1 – Dribbling, Stopping the Ball, Turning (Drag Back) and Shooting
  6. Fall – Session 1 – Dribbling, Stopping the Ball, Turning (Drag Back) and Shooting

 

Angel’s session: The_Numbers_Game-U6-U8-U10

Angel’s session: Snake_in_the_Grass-U6

 

 

NOTE: For more in depth coaching points please see the technique section below

 

Under 8 Players

§        Understanding your players

§        Technical and Tactical Topic Development Schedule

§        Coaching Tips and Tricks

 

U7 & U8 Age Group Session Plans:

  1. Fall – Week 1 – Session 1 – Ball Mastery, Dribbling Technique, Turning and Shielding
  2. Fall – Week 1 – Session 2 – Ball Mastery, Running with the Ball and Step Fake Move
  3. Fall – Week 2 – Session 1 – Ball Mastery, Dribbling Technique, Turning and Shielding
  4. Fall – Week 2 – Session 2 – Ball Mastery, Running with the Ball and Scissor Move
  5. Fall – Week 3 – Session 1 – Ball Mastery, Dribbling Technique, Turning and Shielding
  6. Fall – Week 3 – Session 2 – Ball Mastery, Running with the Ball and Step Fake Move
  7. Fall – Week 4 – Session 1 – Ball Mastery, Dribbling Technique, Turning and Shielding
  8. Fall – Week 4 – Session 2 – Ball Mastery, Running with the Ball and Scissor Move
  9. Fall – Week 5 – Session 1 – Ball Mastery, Dribbling Technique, Turning and Shielding
  10. Fall – Week 5 – Session 2 – Ball Mastery, Running with the Ball and Step Fake Move
  11. Fall – Week 6 – Session 1 – Ball Mastery, Dribbling Technique, Turning and Shielding
  12. Fall – Week 6 – Session 2 – Ball Mastery, Running with the Ball and Scissor Move

 

Angel’s session: The_Numbers_Game-U6-U8-U10

Angel’s session: Pirates_of_the_PuggOrGate-U8-U10

 

 

NOTE: For more in depth coaching points please see the technique section below

 

 

Under 10 Players

§        Understanding your players

§        U9 Technical and Tactical Topic Development Schedule

§        U10 Technical and Tactical Topic Development Schedule

§        Coaching Tips and Tricks

§        Pre-game warm up routine

§        Small sided games article

 

U9 & U10 Age Group Session Plans:

  1. Fall – Week 1 – Session 1
  2. Fall – Week 1 – Session 2
  3. Fall – Week 2 – Session 1
  4. Fall – Week 2 – Session 2
  5. Fall – Week 3 – Session 1
  6. Fall – Week 3 – Session 2

 

NOTE: For more in depth coaching points please see the technique section below

 

 

Under 12 Players

§        Understanding your players

§        U11 Technical and Tactical Topic Development Schedule

§        Pre-game warm up routine

§        Small sided games article

 

NOTE: For more in depth coaching points please see the technique section below

 

 

Useful Web Sites

§        This web site gives a good visual of soccer skills that our outlined in the session plans: http://soccertricks.org/soccer_skills.html

§        This web site outlines different soccer activities with specific themes: http://www.eteamz.com/soccer/pills/jpill.htm

§        This web site gives a good visual of specific soccer activities, with player demonstrations and coaching points: http://insidesoccer.com

 

 

Team Management

§        Tips for managing your team

§        Top 10 things parents don’t know about their children

§        Parent Code of Conduct

§        US Youth Soccer Parent Education

 

 

Technique Section

§        Dribbling

§        Running with the ball

§        Passing with the inside of the foot

§        Passing with the outside of the foot

§        Receiving ground balls with the inside of the foot

§        Receiving ground balls with the outside of the foot