Plum U8 30April2022 Picture Day

Key words of this week (focus on defense)Get CompactStay compactProtect the Goal At this age I feel and US Soccer’s Player Development road map feel that being the goalie can be a little overwhelming, scary or just not fun for most kids. If you want to play goalie, great, I will play you there, butContinue reading “Plum U8 30April2022 Picture Day”

JR.High: 19Aug2021 rest day

Hello ladies, Thanks to all of you for being flexible last night with our practice moving around due to all of the rain that Fred dropped on our region. Hopefully the segment on set pieces made you think about ways to create opportunities from inside 35 yards for both DFK and IFK situations offensively.

Las Porteras: Notes for the team CONCENTRATION

Here’s a little matching game for the entire team, select High, Medium or Low Concentration for the following moments of the game from the perspective of your goalkeepers: | Penalty Kick Own goal kick Ball in shooting zone First 10 minutes of each half Ball in possession of opponent in attacking half Free Kicks witchingContinue reading “Las Porteras: Notes for the team CONCENTRATION”

RxFit Ford City 21July2021

Air action day and training, oh my. Speaking of the fires out west impacting our air quality, did you ever ponder the area in the center of the trail? Did you take some time to think of your goals for the season!?!? I’ve heard everything from let’s put the fun back into the sport toContinue reading “RxFit Ford City 21July2021”

What to do when 7v7 has the field?

What do you do on an air quality alert day? Do you know why our air quality issue happened? What version of soccer can be played on a smaller field? What does that game teach? Improvise was the theme on 20June2021. Community camp on the futbol pitch. Football Americano with a 7v7 on the gridContinue reading “What to do when 7v7 has the field?”