AYSO Resources

The American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO) was established in the Los Angeles area in 1964. It was the dream of a group of soccer enthusiasts who organized their "vision" from a garage. Starting with 9 teams, the AYSO now has more than 50,000 teams and over 650,000 players across the country. It is a highly respected organization that values the importance of "Positive Coaching". They offer many resources for players, coaches and parents alike. Some helpful resources for coaches are below:

U5 Coaching Manual 

U6 Coaching Manual

U8 Coaching Manual

U10 Coaching Manual

U12 Coaching Manual

More AYSO resources can be found at: Coaches - Making a Difference in Children’s Lives