Coaching Symposiums

MSYSA A Frame Walkout

January 26, 2021 | Zoom

MSYSA will be joined by special guest Antal Vergeer. Antal is a Coach Educator for the US Soccer Federation, where he serves as the Technical Lead of the B License and Instructor Plan. Prior to that, he spent 3 years at FC Utrecht as their Assistant Academy Director and U13 & U16 Head Coach. He also spent 16 years at the KNVB as a Coach Educator, Instructor Educator, Technical Lead of the Grassroots and C courses, and Assistant Coach of the U15 & U16 Youth National Teams.

Antal will be joining MSYSA to discuss “Developing A Game Model”. Specifically he will focus on defining a game model, creating a game model, training within a game model, and the relationship between game model and tactical periodization.

For Information on attending this Zoom session please contact stateoffice@michiganyouthsoccer.org

Previous symposiums and the clinicians are below:

 Date Clinician Topic

August, 2013

Ajax Online Academy  The Ajax Player Development Model
November, 2013 Dave Chesler, US Soccer Dir. of Coaching E & D License Coaching Competencies
March, 2014



Tosh Farrell, Everton FC U12 & Below Player Development
July, 2014



2i Coaching Brazil, Botafogo, Brazil Advanced Coaching Principles
March, 2015 Laurent Papillon, UEFA Delegate, France U12 & Below: Player Identification & Development; U13 & Above: Transition to Attack
July 2016



Joël Frenchet, Olympique Lyonnais
March 20, 2018



John Cone, Fit for 90 Physical Periodization for youth soccer players and its implementation for youth coaches.
Summer, 2018 Vince Ganzberg, United Soccer Coaches  
March, 2018



 John Cone, Fit for 90  Physical and mental attributes of the soccer player
January, 2019



 Mark Pulisic  Coaching Principles in the United States and in other Countries

November, 2019

Paul Bright, The Coaching Manual

Periodization in Youth Soccer