This program focuses on improving skill development & physical ability. The goal of the Academy is to help teach players the basic skills of football in an environment that is conducive to learning.
Here, achievements are celebrated and confidence is grown. Sessions are designed for beginner to advanced junior players. Focus will be placed on the development of basic motor skills and basic football skills through creative games. 1v1 and small sided games will be played in order to help players apply the skills leaned and to develop team play.
Players chosen for the Academy are placed in age and developmentally appropriate pools, rather than assigned to a specific team. As a group, they receive professional training with an emphasis on technical skill development. They are also given the opportunity to play against one another in game-type situations. This allows for greater development without the pressure that comes with a need to win.
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