FSC Development Programs

Flare Football

Football South Coast offer Development Programs for Association junior and youth players via the following:

Pre Skills Acquisition Phase Development for players 6, 7 and 8 years of age

Skills Acquisition Phase Development for players 9, 10, 11 and 12 years of age

And

Youth Development for players 13, 14, 15 and 16 years of age.

The programs are designed to continue to develop our Association junior players under the guidance of qualified FSC coaching staff, whilst maintaining their club commitments.

The Pre Skills Acquisition Phase Development Program (6 – 8 years) will include the following:

  • 30 week program
  • Training 1 night per week (Thursday) – Venue – Thomas Dalton Park, 4:30pm – 5:30pm
  • Updated start date: 22 April
  • FSC Development training apparel
  • Program will conclude in October/November

 

The Skills Acquisition Phase Development Program (9 – 12 years) will include the following:

  • 30 Week program
  • Training 1 night per week (Thursday) – Venue – Thomas Dalton Park, 5:30pm – 6:30pm
  • Start date: 1 April
  • FSC Development training apparel
  • Program will conclude in October/November

Both the Pre Skills and Skills Development programs – Training content to include:

First Touch – Attack

  • Controls the ball with all allowed body parts to maintain possession

First Touch – Defence

  • Applies immediate pressure on ball carrier

1v1 Attacking

  • Change in direction
  • Fakes and Feints
  • Stop/Start

1v1 Defending

  • Win the 1v1 duel and retain possession

Striking the Ball – Attack

  • Consistent short range, forward passes to feet
  • Ability to play long distance pass to feet
  • Shooting
  • Crossing
  • Heading

Striking the Ball – Defence (includes player actions such as)

  • Delaying
  • Interception
  • Tackling
  • Blocking Shots

Running with the Ball

  • Travelling at speed into space
  • Identifying space in which to run the ball into at pace
  • Running with the ball at pace to commit a defender

In addition to technical development, the program will provide an environment for the player to develop the following characteristics essential to improving as a footballer:

  • Communicates with team mates
  • High levels of work ethic
  • Desire to defend and attack
  • Performs under pressure
  • Emotional control
  • Attentive to coaches instructions
  • Shows respect to players and coaches

Total program cost is $700 per player – payment plan provided as follows:

$350 deposit to secure your position by Friday 16 April 2021

$350 balance of payment by Friday 28 May 2021

Please note: Any costs incurred by FSC upon acceptance of position in the program (eg gear, coaching, etc), will be recouped by FSC in the event of the participant withdrawing from the program.

Payment can be made via the following method:

Direct Deposit:

Account Name: Football South Coast
BSB: 641-800
Account Number: 200744102
Reference: Players full name eg. AdamSmith

Official program registration via playfootball is now open.

Team App – Team App will be used as our communication tool for any changes of details surrounding training.

Please click on the link: https://www.teamapp.com/app?_detail=v1 to download Team App, if you do not already have the app.

If you are new to Team App and FSC Flare Football for the 2021 season, once you download the app, create a log in, then click on ‘Find a team/Club’, search for ‘FSC Flare Football’ and request access to your program.  If you already had access to FSC Flare Football in 2020, your access will be updated, in the coming weeks to your new program for the 2021 season.