STANDARD YOUTH CLINICS

Location:  Rosendale Community Center, 1055 NY-32, Rosendale, NY 
Dates: 
January 10th through March 17th
PLEASE NOTE THERE ARE NO YOUTH CLINICS ON PRESIDENT'S DAY!

Coaches Alan O’Keefe and Liam Witham

Alan O'Keefe has been coaching for over 15 years, the last 12 of them in the US.  Alan’s professional experience includes Club Soccer and the Pro game.  He has completed multiple high level coaching licenses from professional organizations including FAI, USSF and UEFA. He is currently working on his UEFA A license.

Elite training for middle to high level players 5 - 14 years old, with flexibility on both ends. Sessions are divided into age groups 5-8, 8-11, and 11-14. Players will be suggested appropriate sessions based on coach evaluations during the first week and can move during the season.

Two 75-sessions every Monday & Thursday: 4:30pm - 5:45pm & 5:45pm - 7:00pm

We will cover NINE key topics in youth development: 

Week 1 - Possession in small spaces

Week 2 - Possession to break lines

Week 3 - Speed of Play 

Week 4 - Transition to attack

Week 5 - Attacking in the final third

Week 6 - Going to Goal - Finishing

Week 7 - Transition to defense 

Week 8 - Defending 1v1/2v2/3v3

Week 9 - Defending outnumbered

Week 10 - Monday - World Cup Tournament; Thursday - Small Sided Tournament

100% TECHNICAL 


Location:  Rosendale Community Center, 1055 NY-32, Rosendale, NY 
Dates: January 10th through March 17th
 

With coaches Alan O'Keefe and Liam Witham

 

For tactics to be effective, players must first have the skills. Join this session for 75-min of pure technical development.

This program accommodates mixed skill and age levels. No scrimmages.

10 sessions in season.