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In order to make practices run smoothly and be fun, it is important for us to have a basic understanding of the intellectual, emotional and physical developmental stage of the players we are coaching. Here are some typical characteristerics of the Under 10 player.


Attention span lengthens and they start to show the ability to sequence thoughts and actions.

They start to think ahead and think “If this, then that”

More inclined towards wanting to play soccer rather than being told to play.

Demonstrate increased self-responsibility

They start to recognize fundamental tactical concepts

Begin to become aware of peer pressure.

Players affiliate with their team or their coach

There is a wide continuum of maturity evident on most teams.

This is still a crucial age for technical skill development.

Below are 10 Lesson Plans designed specifically for the U10 player. Simply click on the soccer ball.

 

 

WEEK 1

WEEK 2

WEEK 3

WEEK 4

WEEK 5

Conditioned

Games

Goalkeeping

Basics

Dribbling to

Beat Opponent

Running with

The Ball

Penetrating

Passes

 

 

 

 

WEEK 6

WEEK 7

WEEK 8

WEEK 9

WEEK 10

Passing to

Build an Attack

Defending in

Small Groups

Creating Chances

To Score

Finishing

Soccer Festival


Fall 2013 U10 Lesson Plans

Spring 2013 U10 Lesson Plans

 

  Fall 2012 U10 Lesson Plans

Spring 2012 U10 Lesson Plans