Positional Play in US Youth Soccerby Joan Oliva
Introduction to Positional Play and how crucial is its methodology in player development.
Understand the insights of this amazing trend to understand Soccer, with emphasis on how important is to work on Player Creativity.
In this presentation from Dynamo Houston Academy, you will find also lots of drills (Rondos and Positional Games) with video descriptions, breaking down the coaching points in each one.
Coach Joan Oliva is a native of Barcelona, Spain who currently serves as the Technical Director for Dynamo Juniors and Head Coach of Louisiana TDP U15’s of MLS Next and the Louisiana Krewe of USL League 2.
Oliva is well-cultured in the game having coached on all five continents spread across twelve different countries. He previously served as the Youth Coach at FC Barcelona before moving onto head coaching duties with CD Primeiro d’Agosto and Domant of the Angolan First Division. Oliva, who holds a UEFA PRO License, the highest European license attainable.
About the Partners in Development: The Partners in Development is a Houston-based developmental program for all motivated youth clubs and coaches, with the objective to build collaboration, learning and sharing, with a special focus on the Grassroots and Foundation ages.