Our mission is to promote, provide and teach soccer in the "Spirit of the Game." FUN, FAIRNESS and SAFETY. We provide competitive traveling soccer for boys and girls ages 9-19 in the east metro area.
Director of Coaching (term exp. 2015)
If you are interested in becoming a coach with one of our traveling teams, please contact our DOC, Katie Nicholson, for more information (see contact information on the right).
NEU offers coach's training free of charge.
Please see the following Coaching Resources Tab on the MYSA site for training session ideas, solutions to common training issues, and more: http://www.mnyouthsoccer.org/page/show/669089-resources
In addition, MYSA lends out coaching videos and books. See the following link for more info: http://www.mnyouthsoccer.org/page/show/669089-resources
Small Sides Games info: http://www.usyouthsoccer.org/coaches/SmallSidedGames/
Age Group Development Resources: http://assets.ngin.com/attachments/document/0035/0383/age_group_dev.pdf
US Youth Soccer Player Development Model: http://assets.ngin.com/attachments/document/0035/0383/age_group_dev.pdf
North East United values the development of our coaches and has funds to pay for coach development. Great coaches are essential to our club's success, and help us develop strong players, teams, and a sense of community. Great coaching keeps our players wanting to come back season after season. There is always something to learn-even if you played the game your whole life or have coached forever.
MYSA is offering several courses this spring including the USSF E and D Licenses, the NSCAA GK 1, 2 & 3 courses as well as several Youth Modules. Here is the MYSA link for coaching courses: http://www.mnyouthsoccer.org/page/show/680939-coaching-courses.
Other ideas include the following:
If you or your assistant coach are interested in a course, other material such as books or videos, or if you would like some specific coaching equipment, please contact Katie Nicholson. She can approve courses or material purchases and can bring equipment purchase requests to the board.
MYSA also offers the Winter Symposium. http://www.mnyouthsoccer.org/page/show/702850-winter-symposium. This typically occurs in February.
See the following link for help locating tournaments for your team: