TRAVEL SEASON PLAN

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TIME COMMITMENT EXPECTATIONS

  • Practice 12 weeks twice a week plus some Saturdays

  • Spring League Play (league to be selected), generally 8 games mostly on Sundays, sometimes on Saturdays. Usually one game per weekend, but not unusual to have some weekends with 2 games.

  • 2 tournaments (one per season, one mid or post season)


Fall 2019 Plan

(Late Aug - Mid Nov)

  • Practice 12 weeks twice a week plus some Saturdays

  • Not playing in a Fall league

  • First weeknight practice: Teams train together. Second weeknight practice: Teams train separately. Saturdays: Teams train all together.

  • Approximately 27 training sessions in total

  • 2 - 4 friendlies, usually on Saturdays

  • 2 tournaments

  • Some Saturday sessions will be dedicated to festivals and team bonding to build chemistry

  • Training schedule to include:

  1. Ball control

  2. 1v1 moves

  3. Goalkeeping

  4. 11+ and agility training with a special coach

  5. Creativity and “street soccer”

  6. Juggling and soccer tennis

  7. Defending principles

  8. Trapping

  9. Shooting

  10. Finishing

  11. Group plays (3v… games)


Winter 2019 plan

(Dec - Late Feb)

  • Practice 12 weeks once a week plus some Saturdays

  • Teams practice together

  • Training schedule to include:

  1. A variety of individual footwork skills and moves

  2. Shooting and finishing

  3. Defending

  4. Soccer wrestling

  5. Physical components, including 11+ and agility

  6. More of group plays, larger sided games, preparation for league play


Spring 2020 plan

(Mid March - Mid June)

  • Practice 12 weeks twice a week plus some Saturdays

  • Some Saturday sessions will be dedicated to festivals and team bonding to build chemistry

  • Will participate in a Spring League (league to be determined)

  • 2 tournaments