The Reds Development Center is a club neutral program for players who wish to obtain extra tuition in their pursuit of excellence. The program also allows players the opportunity to experience life in a soccer academy in particular the Liverpool Way experience.
U13 and above the focus is on functional training: Coaches will be given opposing topics to coach with a group of players and then those players will face off against each other in a coached scrimmage. The topics are below.
1. Attacking in the final 3rd vs Pressure, Cover and Balance of defenders
2. Attacking in wide areas vs Defending crosses
3. Penetration vs Possession in Midfield vs Defending in midfield
4. Playing out of the back vs Pressing from the front
5. Switching the field of play vs Defending in a low block
6. Combination in the final 3rd vs Defending when out numbered.
For more information on this program please contact Academy Director Craig Birtwistle
11, 18, 25, Oct 2, 9, 16 (rain day Oct 23)
Location: Eagles Landing Soccer Field
Address: 74 Davidson Mill Road, New Brunswick
Cost: $150 (sibling discounts available)