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Downtown Las Vegas Soccer

Competitive (Stage 1: U11 – U14)

Downtown Las Vegas Soccer Club (DLVSC) aims for teams at these ages, both at 9 a side and 11 a side to be competitive in games and to be extremely committed to developing their skills through practice three times a week. The DLVSC curriculum focuses primarily on player development with a view to ensuring our players are technically and tactically capable of competing in games and tournaments. 

The club aims to have all teams from U11 – U14 playing in a similar style, regardless of they are competing with 9 or 11 a side games. The tactical concepts covered previously in 7 a side will be built upon and players will start to fully understand each positions roles and responsibilities. Positional rotation will still take place to ensure our players are adept at playing multiple positions and their understanding and knowledge of the game is as high as possible. 

Each and every player will be assessed and will discuss with their coaches their individual areas for development. Sessions will be delivered in line with weekly and monthly themes with the DLVSC curriculum to ensure players develop holistically. All sessions will be delivered in a fun, safe and inclusive way with an increased tempo and competitiveness in the speed of the exercises. An increased focus on players technical and tactical skills will be evident throughout sessions along with the aims of developing the players social and physical literacy skills. 

  • Each team will be coached by an extremely well qualified and experienced DLVSC staff coach under the guidance of the Director of Coaching
  • Each squad will consist of 15-18 players
  • Practice will be held three times a week for a duration of 90 minutes from August to May
  • Teams will play regular games, both in the Fall and the Spring
  • Teams will compete in State wide competition as well as out of state tournaments where appropriate

As well as the DLVSC coaches expertly developing the players technical and tactical skills, the players will also be exposed weekly to 30 minutes on Speed & Agility training with the DLVSC SAQ Coach. This level of expertise and guidance will undoubtedly help the players develop their physical attributes to improve their power, acceleration and general athleticism. The sessions will teach players appropriate stretching and core exercises designed to improve their strength and ultimately, to avoid injuries. 

Competitive (Stage 2: U15 – U19)

Downtown Las Vegas Soccer Club (DLVSC) aims for teams at these ages to be competitive at state and regional level with a view to players being exposed to college opportunities when they graduate from high school. Teams at these ages are at the elite end of soccer in Nevada and as such, players are expected to demonstrate an extremely high level of commitment towards training and their personal development. 

The DLVSC coaches at these ages are among the best in Nevada and as such the training, guidance and advice provided will be of the highest possible standard. The players will receive expertise from coaches who have played and coached at college and professional level. This level of coaching expertise will allow the players to be exposed to, and to understand fully the expectations placed on players that wish to play at the highest level. 

Each player will work in to an individualized development program to ensure all areas of need are addressed and given appropriate time and support to ensure they improve. All sessions provided will work in line with the DLVSC curriculum and aim to develop our players into the leading athletes and tacticians within the state and beyond.

College progression is an extremely important focus for all players at these ages and as such, DLVSC will expose the players to the best tournaments and showcases for college exposure. The coach will work closely with the DLVSC college pathway program director to ensure the exposure is appropriate for the level of our players college ambitions. The college pathway program director will work closely with each team, each player and the parents to offer support and guidance on the best ways to maximize college exposure. 

As well as the DLVSC coaches expertly developing the players technical and tactical skills, the players will also be exposed to a fourth session per week designed specifically to improve their strength & conditioning. The sessions will be delivered by strength & conditioning coaches in the Philippi Sports Institute in line with a weekly curriculum designed to build the players bodies for the season ahead and ultimately, for the rigors of college soccer. This level of expertise and guidance will undoubtedly help the players develop their physical attributes to improve their power, acceleration and general athleticism. The sessions will teach players appropriate technique and some essential exercises designed to make them a more powerful and explosive athlete. 

  • Each team will be coached by an extremely well qualified and experienced DLVSC staff coach under the guidance of the Director of Coaching
  • Each squad will consist of 16-18 players
  • On field Practice will be held three times a week for a duration of 90 minutes from November to May
  • Strength & Conditioning training will be held once a week for a duration of 90 minutes from January to May
  • Teams will compete in State, Regional and out of state competition where appropriate

Education

Downtown Las Vegas Soccer is a premier soccer teaching club stressing individual development over team success.

Elite Options

Downtown Las Vegas Soccer Club offers the most advanced levels of play, providing opportunities from beginner to elite.

Communications

Downtown Las Vegas Soccer focuses on quality communication and valuable information for parents and players to act on.

Beginner to Advanced

All levels of play are welcome at Downtown Las Vegas Soccer. We truly focus on the “Home for Every Player” mentality.

Organization

A knowledgeable staff and the support of the DLVSC front office, you’ll find organization at its finest.

Professional Curriculum

Downtown Las Vegas Soccer provides a professional teaching curriculum that extends from the  professional team down to three-years-old.

Downtown Las Vegas Soccer Club

Downtown Las Vegas Soccer Club