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Coaching Resources

This page is designed to provide resources to our volunteers throughout the club. Should there be a topic you have an interest in that you don't see here please contact [email protected] and we will try and track down useful information for you.

Everson Soccer Academy lesson plans
ESA LESSON PLAN (TIGER KIXX - U5) 
ESA LESSON PLAN (RECREATIONAL U6)  
ESA LESSON PLAN (RECREATIONAL U7)  
ESA LESSON PLAN (RECREATIONAL U8) 
ESA LESSON PLAN (RECREATIONAL U10) 
ESA LESSON PLAN (RECREATIONAL U12)  
ESA LESSON PLAN (RECREATIONAL U14) 

United States Soccer Federation Player Development Initiative - PDI
US Soccer PDI Intro - Why is US Soccer asking its member associations to do this?
US Soccer PDI - 4v4 - 6U, 7U, 8U 
US Soccer PDI - 7v7 - 9U, 10U
US Soccer PDI: Formations for Small-sided Play 7v7, 9v9
VIDEO
 - Coaching With The Build Out Line
US Soccer PDI  - 9v9 - 11U, 12U
CJSA adoption of US Soccer PDI
7 v 7 Soccer Positions

United States Youth Soccer
United States Youth Soccer - Endless resource of helpful information for administrators, coaches, parents, including presentations from past NSCAA conventions

Social Media - Follow for news and education 
Twitter - @cjsa
Facebook - Connecticut Junior Soccer Association

Coaching Education
NSCAA (now United Soccer Coaches) - online coaches foundations course, this is a GREAT course for new coaches or those that have not participated in any coaching education in a while $25
US Soccer entry level F license - 2 hr online course
How to write a training session - US Youth Soccer
I volunteered to coach, NOW WHAT?

Connecticut Junior Soccer Association
CJSA Sanctioned Tournaments
CJSA Coaching Education Courses
CJSA recommended concussion training - FREE

Websites with Resources
Changing the Game Project - Great articles for Coaches and Parents about giving the game back to our kids
Michigan Youth Soccer - Resources for all age groups, including player characteristics, curriculum's, videos and training sessions
Illinois Youth Soccer - Recreational Exercises
CJSA - Coaching Education resources 
United States Youth Soccer - Coaching Sessions
Massachusetts Youth Soccer - Coaching Sessions
Alabama Youth Soccer - Parent Resources
Alabama Youth Soccer - Coach Resources