This page brings together resources for coaches.
Before you do anything else, watch pros in action: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xm33Z_2sZj8
Schedule free practice session with Serie A coaches or have a member of the Coaching Commission mentor you at a game: Contact Ji Lee and Jeff Gross (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Coach Tips for U6 and U8 Coaches from the Coach Administrators
Online Guide for Coaches (Microsoft Word)
Check out Youth Coaching Drills from former coach administrator Michael Sun and Coaching Cards by Michael Karlin - 13 pages which can be cut out and pasted on to 4 x 6 index cards - everything you need to run practices from U12 on up
Coaching Kicking - a series of six You Tube videos by Michael Karlin that teaches coaches how to teach young players to kick a soccer ball.
Post Season Coach Primer - A terrific, comprehensive document that explains everything you always wanted to know about coaching in the postseason....but were afraid to ask.
Check out www.aysohelp.org and click on Training Games
Watch some skills training videos (Coerver's are expensive but the best) - more information can be found at http://www.playgreatsoccer.com
www.soccerxpert.com has lots of free drills.
Laws of the Game http://www.ussoccer.com/Referees/Laws-of-the-Game.aspx