Development

U11-U12 Development

Albion FC

Development program



Development Program 


The Spring Development Phase program focuses on U11 Intakes (Fall, 2021 Season U10s; 9 years old - born 2012, U11 (10 years old - born 2011) and U12 (11 years old - born 2010).

Players are selected on either recreational Div. 3 teams coached by volunteer coaches or competitive Div. 2 and Div. 1 teams coached by paid technical staff.

Program

League

Start Date

End Date

Holidays

Development

Div.3

(U11/U12)

Inhouse, Regional

March 28th

June 23rd

Easter / Victoria Day
Weekends Off

Development

Div.1 & Div.2

(U11 Intakes,

U11/U12)

Cascadia

March 28th

June 23rd

Easter & Victoria Day
Weekend Off


The division 3 teams are practicing twice a week (once by an Albion FC staff coach and once by their volunuteer coach) with one game day at the weekend.
The Division 1 and 2 teams are practicing once a week with a game day at the weekend coached by a paid staff coach. Albion FC recommend all players playing at the div 1 and 2 teams to join the Albion FC Academy.

Practice Times & Locations TBD once field allocations from the City are complete.


United Program (U11 intake, U11 & U12 boys only)


Schedule


Practice

Game Day

Gender

TBD

Saturday

BOYS

TBD

Sunday

GIRLS


Albion FC and Ridge Meadows Soccer Club have partnered to represent the region within the Cascadia Soccer Leagues at DIV. 1 and DIV.2. This partnership is designed to support the needs of the players at both clubs by creating a larger pool to responsibly group players within their current ability level. Both DIV.1 and DIV.2 teams train alongside one another to allow for in-season player identification and opportunities for movement to support Long-Term Player development.

Program Details

-Number of teams and division of play determined based on player numbers for spring program

-RMSC provides head coach and accept registration for DIV 1 team

-AFC provides head coach and accept registration for DIV 2 team

-Teams provided RMSC (blue) and AFC (red) kits / tops

-Train at same time/location 1-session a week


Program Objectives:

-Continued advancement of overall soccer skills with increasing competitive elements.

-Help to master fundamental movement skills and develop basic soccer skills.

-Continue to develop participant understanding of basic soccer tactics.

-Further develop endurance through games and activities.

-Emphasize importance and purpose of training during this stage.

-Ongoing identification and development.


Registration information (Recreational & Competitive Streams)

To register for Spring and additional programs go to “REGISTER – SPRING” at the top of the homepage at Albionfc.ca.

If you want to volunteer as a Coach, Assistant Coach, Team Manager, or Team Parent please confirm this when you register your child at the registration page.

Any question you have on this program should be directed to Td@albionfc.ca