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MACON SOCCER CLUB

INFORMATION FOR COACHES

Coaching Resources:


- US Youth Soccer Coaching Manual

           US Youth Soccer U6-U8 Practice Activities
           US Youth Soccer U-10 Practice Activities

           US Youth Soccer U-12 Practice Activities

- US Youth Soccer Player Development Model

- US Youth Soccer Technical Manual - Skills School

- U5 & U6 Soccer Drills Handbook

- U7/U8 (4v4) Practice Plans
* attacking-building-up-creating-chances-in-opp-half-a
* attacking-improve-building-up-in-own-half-b
* attacking-improve-scoring-goals-a
* defending-improve-preventing-building-up-in-our-half
* defending-improve-preventing-scoring-goals
* defending-improve-preventing-the-opponent-from-building-up-in-their-own-half

- U10 (7v7) Practice Plans 
* attacking-improve-building-up-in-opponents-half
* attacking-improve-building-up-in-our-own-half
* attacking-improve-scoring-goals
* defending-improve-preventing-the-opponent-from-building-up-in-our-own-half
* defending-improve-preventing-the-opponent-from-building-up-in-their-own-half
* defending-improve-preventing-the-opponent-from-scoring

- U12 (9v9) Practice Plans
* improve-building-up-in-opponents-half-to-create-chances
* improve-building-up-in-own-half 
* improve-scoring-goals
* improve-preventing-building-up-in-opponents-half
* improve-preventing-building-up-in-opponents-half
* improve-preventing-opponent-from-building-up-in-our-half
* improve-preventing-scoring

If you need to get in touch with Chris "Topper" Cogan, please email him at [email protected]

Game Day Coaching Rules:

- Only "TWO" coaches on players area.

- No one is allowed behind or beside goalkeepers.

- Do not allow NON-ROSTER players to play.

- Do not walk all over the fields while the game is on. If you need to go inside the field ask referee for permission first.


Important Game Day Information:

DIVISION

PLAYERS ON THE FIELD 

 GAME TIME
 BALL SIZE
U-05 & U-06
3 V 3 (NO GOALKEEPER)

4-6 minutes

3

U-08 

4 V 4 (NO GOALKEEPER)

4-12 minutes

3

U-10 

7 V 7 (6 ON FIELD + GOALKEEPER)

2-30 minutes

4

U-12 

9 V 9 (8 ON FIELD + GOALKEEPER)

2-30 minutes

4

U-14 

11 V 11
(OR 9 V 9 IF NOT ENOUGH REGISTERED PLAYERS)

2-30 minutes

5

U-16                        

11 V 11
(OR 9 V 9 IF NOT ENOUGH REGISTERED PLAYERS)

         2-30 minutes  

                        5

                                                                             


JERSEY GAME COLORS:
Each team will have its own color jersey provided by Macon Soccer Club. Personalized team jerseys will not longer be allowed at MSC.

JERSEY PICK UP HOURS: 
Players will pick Jersey before their first game and can be picked up at the Clubhouse. 

JERSEY ROOM HOURS: Saturday September 18 (8am to 11am)

COACHES TASK THAT REQUIRE LOG-IN

COMMUNICATING WITH YOUR PLAYERS USING TEAM PAGE: TEAM CENTRAL TAB> TEAM DIRECTORY
Then choose Program and Details.
Program: RECREATIONAL [Current Season]
Details: Pick your age group

You will see "Team Home" beside your team name. Once inside Team Home, use The Dashboard tab to communicate with your team.
Note: Team page has an expiration date. If you want to save players info for future seasons,  I recommend you print and save it.

COACHES TASK THAT DOES NOT REQUIRE LOG-IN 

RECREATIONAL PRACTICE DATES AND FIELDS: RECREATIONAL  TAB> PRACTICE FIELDS.

FIELD NUMBERS LAYOUT: RECREATIONAL  TAB> FIELD NUMBERS(MAP).

BASIC GAMES RULES: RECREATIONAL  TAB> GAMES RULES.

CHECKING SCHEDULES: TEAM CENTRAL TAB> TEAM DIRECTORY  
Then choose Program and Details.
Program: RECREATIONAL [Current Season]
Details: Pick your age group

END-OF-SEASON TOURNAMENT INFORMATION: RECREATIONAL  TAB> RECREATIONAL TOURNAMENT.

END-OF-SEASON TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE: SCHEDULE RECREATIONAL  TAB> TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE

   
  

Rec Director U5-U16

  Todd Swanson            [email protected]
   

Contact

MACON SOCCER CLUB

PO Box 26483 
Macon, Georgia 31221

Email: [email protected]
Phone: 478-471-6443

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MACON SOCCER CLUB

PO Box 26483 
Macon, Georgia 31221

Email: [email protected]
Phone: 478-471-6443

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