Massachusetts Youth Soccer is a great resource for coaches. If you're interested in taking their coaching certification courses, Marshfield Youth Soccer will pay for our coaches to attend.
Check out http://sidelinesportsdoc.com/ for information on sports injuries.
Submit a summary of your game to MYS Secretary Jen Cantwell (
) by Sunday night each week of the season to be included in the weekly press release to the Marshfield Mariner. Include details such as the opponent, the score and as many players' names as possible.
Tactical Skills Guidelines - These files describe what tactical skills coaches should be teaching their players
Guidelines for U6, U8, U10 (see junior soccer links below)
Guidelines for U12, U14, U16, U18 (see senior division links below)
Technical Skills Guidelines - These files describe what technical skills coaches should be teaching their players
U12, U14, U16, U18
Senior Division Technical Skills Sheet
Senior Soccer Tactical Skills Sheet
U6, U8, U10
Junior Soccer Tactical Skills Sheet
Junior Soccer Technical Skills Sheet
Coaching, Drills and Exercise Plans Links
www.mayouthsoccer.org - good source of rules, guidelines and drills
www.bettersoccermorefun.com - Dutch soccer ideas. Includes drills, coaches techniques, etc.
www.worldclasscoaching.com - GREAT section for drills and coaching insights.
http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport2/hi/football/skills/default.stm - UK website (BBC) with good instruction and videos
http://www.dprsports.com/drills/MattsPlans.htm - Drills and lesson plans by age group and skill type