Coaching Clinics

Washington Youth Soccer

The Washington State Youth Soccer Association has an excellent listing of clinics available in our state including online courses. Visit the Washinton Youth Soccer site for more information on clinic descriptions, schedule, and how to register.

EYSA Coaching Class on Tactical References with Periodization and Football Fitness

Session 1: Tactical Reference - Attacking Building Up from Back/GK (4v4>>5v5>>7v7>>9v9>>11v11)

  • Principles - Diamonds/Triangulation, Width/Depth/Support, Creating Shapes without Ball
  • Maximizing execution of decision making (technique) within activities, not Isolated Kicking

Session 2: Tactical Reference - Attacking Numerical Superiority by Unbalancing or Overloading; Restarts (Corner Kicks, Goal Kicks & Numerical Superiority)

  • Principles - Creating Numerical Superiority
  • Maximizing the creative play and decision making quantity with youth players

Sub-topics that will be lightly covered within the course are session:

  • Warm ups
  • Periodization intro, planning with interval and load considerations

Dates and Locations

Issaquah - 8/26 4:00pm-6:30pm (2 ½ hours) Issaquah Library then to Tibbets Field
8/28 6:00pm - 8:00pm (2 hours) Veterans Field

Mercer Island - 9/9 1:00pm - 3:30pm (2 ½ hours) MI Library then to Homestead Field
9/11 5:00pm - 7:00pm (2 hours) Homestead Field

RSVP for these clinics by sending an email to greg.snyder@comcast.net