Soccer Coaches Corner

Links and Resources

Washington Youth Soccer Association return to play protocol for players, coaches and spectators 6/8/20 

Become a Referee 
Official FIFA Rules
WYS Medical Release Form

Certificate of Participation (printable)

Practice field locations

First Time Coaches
Game Day Management  “Did you have fun? Thank you for playing today.  See you at practice.”
US Youth Soccer Director of Coaching – Documents
US Youth Soccer training videos
US Youth Soccer Player Development Initiatives

Incident Report Accident, Incident or Injury Report

Washington Youth Soccer         SYSA is a member association of the WYS

Respect Campaign Initiative to improve the playing environment of youth players
Risk Management and Safety creating the safest possible environment for the players
WYS Code of Conduct  copy of the WYS Coach Code of Conduct
KidSafe Program provides each player a culture of safety
Guidelines to Moveable Soccer Goal Safety secure goals and never allow players to climb on the goals
Handling Bloodborne Pathogens take precautions to reduce the transmission of infectious diseases
Lightning Safety Tips 30-30 rule
Identity Theft safely shred personal player information
WYS Risk Management Application directions to complete Concussion, Sudden Cardiac, Safesport certificate and apply for RMA

SafeSport Information to understand misconduct and how to report it
Concussion & Sudden Cardiac Arrest Awareness Recognize signs and symptoms

Age Appropriate Practice Sessions

US Youth Soccer Lesson Plans

Finishing and Striking Drills and Games 

FUNino – Developing 7 to 9 year old through playing the game

U6 & U7 Sessions (2014s and 2013s)
4v4/5v5 Curriculum
U6/7 Sessions
U6 US Youth Soccer practices

U8 Sessions (2012s)
 4v4/5v5 Curriculum
U8 Sessions
U8 US Youth Soccer practices

U10 Sessions (2010s and 2009s)
7v7 Curriculum part 1
7v7 Curriculum part 2
7v7 Curriculum part 3
7v7 Curriculum part 4
U10 Sessions
U10 US Youth Soccer practices

U12 Sessions (2008-2000s)
U12 Sessions
U12 US Youth Soccer practices

U14 Sessions (2006-2007s)
U14 Sessions