Ultimate Coaching – Objective

  • Provide football experiences for children aged 5 – 15 years
  • Provide children/young players with an holistic experience
  • Improve the child’s football understanding (Game/Principles/laws)
  • Improve all players physically /athletically
  • Develop all children socially
  • Develop each players creativity
  • Contribute to the long-term development of the child/player through a Passport to Success
  • Create an environment that will suit the enjoyment and learning experience of each individual player
  • Create a pathway for the child to progress
  • Develop coaches through new experiences and education
  • Educate parents

Ultimate Coaching – Philosophy

  • Create fun football specific environments for all different age groups and ability groups child
  • Improve children’s knowledge and technique using principles of ‘games’
  • Develop understanding of space and time
  • Encourage children to make decisions
  • Provide a variety of games & practices that encourage decision-making
  • Integrate principles of the game (attacking / defending / 1 v 1 / 2 v 2 / 3 v 3)
  • Create an environment for children to respect each other
  • Improve children technically, socially and psychologically

Ultimate Coaching – The Coach

  • Maintain a balance of fun technical games and competitions
  • Use different methods of coaching and intervention techniques e.g Storybook, Discovery etc
  • Develop principals of invasion games (how to attack and defend)
  • Age specific development
  • Reflect on players / sessions / games/ performance
  • Understanding specific ages of development (physically / cognitively)
  • Share ideas to expose more children/players to the Ultimate Coaching experience
  • Promote continuity
  • Maintain fun, friendly environment
  • Make sessions realistic, relevant and creative