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CCFL Coaches Club Launch

CCFL Coaches Club Launch

The Combined Counties launch their Coaches Club next Thursday 29th November in Willow Park Football Club, Athlone starting at 7.30pm.

The Coaches Club is another major step in the roll out of the CCFL Youths strategy; The emphasis of this strategy is on the long-term and co-ordinated method of developing players. The pathway reflected in the plan concentrates on the following 3 main areas.

Player Development.

Club Development.

League Development.

The main aims of the coaches club is to vastly improve the knowledge, skills and fitness of the game among CCFL coaches which will in turn increase the quality & standard of youths & adults football played under the auspices of the Combined Counties Football League.

It is intended to have 4 workshops in the 2012/13 season at a cost of €50 per club; a maximum of 4 coaches can attend from any single club.

The format of the 1st Coaches Club workshop is as follows;

CCFL Coaches Club Workshop Schedule

7.30pm – 7.45pm                    Introduction & Welcome

7.45pm – 8.00pm                    Introduction of FAI Coach Tutor

8.00pm – 8.45pm                    Coaching session: Playing out from the back

8.45pm – 9.00pm                    Coaching session: Questions & Answers

9.00pm – 9.45pm                    Physiotherapy Talk

Management of Injuries

Common injuries in Soccer

Injury predictors & prevention


Strength & Conditioning

9.45pm – 10.00pm                  Physiotherapy session : Questions & Answers