1) To provide an opportunity for the youth of Southbury to play soccer. Everyone who wishes to play may do so, and it is the goal of the program to provide each player with the opportunity to play at his or her competitive level.2) To expand the educat

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Travel U9 & U10

Starting in the fall of 2017 the U9 & U10 age brackets will play 7v7. 

Southbury Soccer Club has separate boys and girls teams, with teams entered in either A, B or C brackets (varying with registrations). All the teams travel to play teams in  Northwest District towns. U9 and U10's play on a small field with small goals and goalkeepers.  Games are 25 minute halves with a size 4 ball. Players are placed in a particular bracket for the upcoming Fall/Spring based on evaluations held each year in June.   For all ages U9 and up, practice is generally twice a week.  Games can be played on Saturdays or Sundays.

Technical areas:

  • Ball juggling
  • Positional responsibility overview
  • Receiving and controlling the ball
  • Players rotate different positions
  • Passing
  • Goal keeping skills
  • Shooting
  • Throw-in technique
  • Left and right foot ability
  • Stretching and cool-downs
  • Emphasize talking and movings
  • Enhanced Dribbling and Kicking