CITY Futures Program

Way-to-Play Session Details

Our CITY Futures offers free soccer training for kids that want to start playing or get an additional training to their club training. Each age group, 7–8, 9–10, 11–12 years old, has two levels, beginner and advanced and a maximum number of 12 players. These sessions are first come, first served. Additional players will be added to the waitlist.

Schedule

THURSDAYS/FRIDAYS: 1/12-13, 1/19-20, 1/26-27, 2/2-3, 2/9-10, 2/16-17, 2/23-24, 3/2-3

WHERE

We will assign players to a location in your region after registration is complete.

When

Winter sessions are from 5:30-6:45 and 6:45-8pm

If you have any questions please reach out to east@stlcitysc.com.

WHAT

  • Week 1 + 2 - Trials to divide into Beginner & Advanced groups
  • Week 3 -Tactical principle: Penetration, Social competencies: Empathy & Compassion
  • Week 4 – Tactical principle: Pressing, Social competencies: Empathy & Compassion
  • Week 5 – Tactical principle: Offensive Cover, Social competency: Trust
  • Week 6 – Tactical principle: Defensive Cover, Social competency: Trust
  • Week 7 – Tactical principle: Mobility – Social competency: Conflict resolution
  • Week 8 – Tactical principle: Containment – Social competency: Conflict resolution

Attendance:

Due to the limited capacity of our indoor season, any player who has an unexcused absence from a session will be dropped to make space for a player on the waiting list.

CITY Cup

To qualify for the Winter City Cup (scheduled for Sat, March 4), a player must attend 7 of 8 sessions.

CITY Futures Select

The best players from all five regions will be invited to join the City Futures Select team, which begins training in February.

2023 Schedule:

Spring: Sessions from 3/20 – 6/5 (every Monday)

Summer: 1-week summer camp in June/July

Fall: Sessions from 8/14 – 10/30 (every Monday)

Registration for the Spring program will open in March, 2023