U17-18 Development Expectations


U-17/18 Model


A finished product/player at the end of the 18 program should possess the following skills:


Continued emphasis on technical skills - leverage to create competitive advantages 

Professional approach to training

Importance of weight training

Importance of nutrition

Knowledge of multiple formations

Roles of Different positions in various formations

Decision making

Interaction with professionals and what that level requires

Film session intelligence

Mastery of one touch passing drills

Developed leadership skills

Ready to contribute at the college level