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Recreational Soccer - It’s the Player’s Game

Recreational soccer provides an opportunity for participants to have fun, learn the sport and develop life skills including a lifelong love of the game.

  1. Recreational Soccer - a program that is devoted to the enjoyment and development of players without the emphasis on travel or high level competition.
  2. Recreational Player - a player who is randomly assigned to a team without regard to his/her abilities and skills.
  3. Recreational Team - teams formed randomly to play soccer.
  4. Recreational League - leagues composed of teams formed in a random manner.
 
Parent / Coach Resources

Characteristics of recreational players

Need for Recreational Soccer

Developmental models for youth sports

I Volunteered to Coach

Coach Resources

US Youth Soccer U6-U8 Practice Activities [.pdf]
US Youth Soccer U-10 Practice Activities [.pdf]
US Youth Soccer U-12 Practice Activities [.pdf]