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Level 4: U11-U12

Level 4 Training

Level 4: U11-U12 curriculum was developed to be a step up from levels 1-3 in both committment and training.  These sessions continue building on the fundatmental footskills for each player while beginning to fine tune each players knowledge of the game. 

Level 4 is a 6 week training program that will challenge players in both technical and tactical aspects of the game and will help the player to better understand their role on the soccer field.

Players will have mastered Level 3 training priorities before advancing to Level 4 of the curriculum.

Level 4 Technical Training Priorities

Technical Training Priorities
Continue with dribbling focus from level 3
Speed dribbling in traffic
Shielding
Chipping the ball
Accurately play short passes
Accurately play long passes
Offensive/Defensive Heading of the ball
Shooting for power and accuracy
Advanced footskills

Level 4 Tactical Training Priorities

Tactical Training Priorities
Team communications
Basic team support positions
Receiving the ball away from pressure
Team combination play
Team Pressure vs Team Containment
Switching the point of attack
Advanced attacking ideas
Advanced defending ideas
Proper 2 vs 2 concepts
Introduce all roles in 4 vs 4

U11-U12 Age Group

Session 1 - 6 weeks - $70

Dates Time Location
Saturday, November 7th 10-11am STMA Training Facility
Saturday, November 14th 10-11am STMA Training Facility
Saturday, November 21th 10-11am STMA Training Facility
Saturday, December 5th 10-11am STMA Training Facility
Saturday, December 12th 10-11am STMA Training Facility
Saturday, December 19th 10-11am STMA Training Facility
* Dates & Times are subject to change *Turf Field

Session 3 - 6 weeks - $70

Dates Time Location
Saturday, February 20th 10-11am STMA Training Facility
Saturday, February 27th 10-11am STMA Training Facility
Saturday, March 6th 10-11am STMA Training Facility
Saturday, March 13th 10-11am STMA Training Facility
Saturday, March 20th 10-11am STMA Training Facility
Saturday, March 27th 10-11am STMA Training Facility
* Dates & Times are subject to change *Turf Field

St. Michael - Albertville

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STMA Indoor Facility

Session 2 - 6 weeks - $70

Dates Time Location
Saturday, January 9th 10-11am STMA Training Facility
Saturday, January 16th 10-11am STMA Training Facility
Saturday, January 23th 10-11am STMA Training Facility
Saturday, January 30th 10-11am STMA Training Facility
Saturday, February 6th 10-11am STMA Training Facility
Saturday, February 13th 10-11am STMA Training Facility
* Dates & Times are subject to change *Turf Field

Level 4 Program Outline

Level 4
6 week sessions
Train once per week
Age appropriate training
Professional Coaching
Optional In-Fit of Albertville fitness session (additional cost)
Goal keeper training
Work with MYSA club to avoid conflicts

Registration

Click the link below to register

Deadline to register is October 20th - Session 1

Deadline to register is December 20th - Session 2

Deadline to register is February 5th - Session 3

Training Facility - STMA

The STMA Winter Soccer Training Facility serves the St. Michael, Albertville and surroundings communities to provide a safe, high quality soccer training area for all soccer players.

In addition to the 2,900 sq ft turfed training area the facility hosts:

  • Bathrooms
  • Player "mud" room
  • Wi-Fi
  • Common area

Address of Facility

5964 Main Ave NE
Albertville
MN  55301