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Level-Up Summer Soccer Skills

Level-up your Soccer Skills this Summer!

Join us as we launch our brand new online Summer Skills Program for all Soccer Athletes! Each week will outline a specific soccer skill instructed by a professional ACTIVSTARS Soccer Coach!  Players can participate from the comfort of their own living room, backyard or space!

These classes will be hosted through the ZOOM platform so you will have the ability to watch from any device!

Simply scroll down and register for classes you wish to participate in by clicking the link next to that week's course! Once you've filled out the registration form and paid for that course, you will receive an email notification automatically that will outline all of the details pertaining to that lesson.

Week #1 - Ball Control Skills

Presented by: Coach Erick Pina
Saturday, June 6

Time:

8 a.m. Arizona

10 a.m. Texas & Midwest

Soccer drills will give players the soccer skills to be an effective player. Ball control is the key to that. It’s about being comfortable on the ball, instant control, able to change feet, and move the ball where you want.

 

Week #2 - Dribbling Skills

Presented by: Coach Tiburcio Zamudio
Saturday, June 13

Time:

8 a.m. Arizona

10 a.m. Texas & Midwest

Our dribbling program aims to help athletes develop their ball dribbling skill-set and become comfortable while running with the ball at their feet, beating players with their skill and pace.

Week #3 - Passing Skills

Presented by: Coach Tiffany Cresswell
Saturday, June 20

Time:

8 a.m. Arizona

10 a.m. Texas & Midwest

Keeping possession is key and these soccer passing drills will help you as a player. The best passing teams dictate the play, conserve energy, make the best of their resources and score more goals. Passing is about technique, judgment and vision. These passing drills give you some tools to sharpen your player passing skills.

Week #4 - Soccer Positioning Skills, Fifa Class

Presented by: Coach Jose Velarde
Saturday, June 27

Time:

8 a.m. Arizona

10 a.m. Texas & Midwest

Getting soccer players to be aware of their positions on the soccer pitch is an important part of their match day experience. If players can cover all areas in defense or attack, they will make playing the game easier for themselves.

Week #5 - Shooting Skills

Presented by: Coach Erskine Leonard
Saturday, July 11

Time:

8 a.m. Arizona

10 a.m. Texas & Midwest

Soccer shooting drills will enhance your player ability to beat the goalkeeper from many different positions. Shooting is a core soccer skill for EVERY player!  We have great soccer shooting drills to help you develop the skills as a player.

Week #6 - Defense/Goal Keeping Skills

Presented by: Coach Jamie Kahn
Saturday, July 18

Time:

8 a.m. Arizona

10 a.m. Texas & Midwest

 

Week #7 - Offense Skills

Presented by: Coach Nelson Oseida
Saturday, July 25

Time:

8 a.m. Arizona

10 a.m. Texas & Midwest

Every soccer player should learn about the most basic offensive strategies because most coaches use all of them. These offensive moves are used in all of the most popular formations in soccer, so players will need to know these tactics no matter what team they play on.

Week #8 - Soccer Conditioning Skills, & Session Recap

Presented by: Coach Jmere Brown
Saturday, August 1

Time:

8 a.m. Arizona

10 a.m. Texas & Midwest

One of the most important parts, for any soccer players game, is the ability to withstand constant running, and changes of speed and direction to fill empty space on the field. This is impossible to do without being in great shape, which can be achieved only with conditioning drills for soccer.