February Small Sided Games

Elk Grove Soccer, for the month of February, will be offering free small sided games to all 06 girls and boys players that participated in the Elk Grove Soccer Recreation season, Fall of 2017

The small sided games will be overseen by Benjamin Ormsby and Greg Rubendall, The U13 – U19 Girls and Boys Director of Coaching for Elk Grove Soccer Club.

The Sessions will take place Friday, on the artificial turf fields at Bartholomew Sports Complex. Sessions will start at 6:00pm and end at 7:00pm.The sessions will start with a group warm up that focuses on individual ball skills and ball manipulation. After their warm up, they will be grouped into teams of 3-5 players per team and placed into games.

Benefits of Small Sided Games:
 Pressure free playing environment
 5x more touches on the ball
 3x more 1v1 encounters
 Faster speed of play
 Demands better special awareness
 Goals are scored on average every 2 minutes
Ball is out of play 8% of the time vs. 34% of the time in a larger game

Days: Friday
Dates: February 2, 9, 16, 23
Session Start Time: 6:00pm
Session end Time: 7:00pm
Where: Bartholomew Sports Complex Field 4
Address: 10150 Franklin High Rd, Elk Grove, CA 95757
What: Small Sided Games
Who: 06 Girls and Boys
When: Month of February