9 v 9

Click on the links below to download the supporting coaching documents.

NGS Coaching Manual

NGS Coaching Guidelines U11-U12

NGS 9v9 1-3-2-3 Formation (Grades 5 & 6)

NGS 9v9 1-3-3-2 Formation (Grades 5 & 6)

General Practice Day Guidelines

General Game Day Guidelines

9v9 Game Day Planner

Technical Skill Terminology

Technical Coaching Points

Attacking Principles of Play

Defending Principles of Play

NGS Parents Team Meeting

*Below is the US Soccer Season Plan for this specific age group. Coaches should aim to emphasize the four key areas of player development (tactical, technical, physical & psychosocial) during practice and games.