Coaches Corner

 

AYSO’s Six Philosophies:

·         Everyone Plays®

·         Balanced Teams

·         Open Registration

·         Positive Coaching

·         Good Sportsmanship

·         Player Development

 

Coach Meeting

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Coach Resources


Coaches! Thanks again for volunteering!  We realize how much time you put into juggling your coaching duties with your work, family and other commitments.  We have created this page in the hopes that it will make your coaching job a little easier.  Below are links to web pages and documents that are chock full of great coaching information and resources.  If you have any questions or comments about anything below, please contact our Regional Commissioner, Brian Michaels, at
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Official AYSO Coach Manuals

Below are links to the official AYSO Coach Manuals. They are the official Coach Manuals designed for coaches who have attended the age-appropriate coach certification course. That said, even if you have not attended the age-appropriate coach certification course, you are welcome and encouraged to download and read the Coach Manual for the age-division that you are coaching in.

·     U6 Coach Manual

·     U8 Coach Manual

·     U10 Coach Manual

·     U12 Coach Manual

Drills and Games

There are many resources on the web for age appropriate drills and games.  We recommend the following resources to start with.

·    U6:  http://www.ayso.org/resources/coach_res/coach_training_games/u6_training_games.aspx

·    U8:  http://www.ayso.org/resources/coach_res/coach_training_games/u8_training_games.aspx

·    U10:http://www.ayso.org/resources/coach_res/coach_training_games/u10_training_games.aspx