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US Soccer New Mandates – Age Groups and Sides

The United States Soccer Federation (US Soccer) released an announcement late last summer concerning coach initiative mandates for the 2017-18 season in two areas.    Mandate 1 was the small-sided game at younger age groups.  U9-U10 would play 7v7 instead of 6v6, and  U11-U12 would play 9v9 instead of 8v8.    Mandate 2 changing the age groups from school year …

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Former Florida Celtic Player Sierra Lelii Earns All American Honors

Former Florida Celtic player and current Nova Southeastern University women’s soccer forward Sierra Lelii added another milestone to her already impressive career resume as the program’s first All-American since 2007, designated as such by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America. To read the article: http://nsusharks.com/news/2015/12/4/WSOC_1204153826.aspx

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Special Training Session Wednesday Night – Defending 101

Defending 101 This week we have our normal schedule of extra training sessions as well as a special topic session on Wednesday. This session will focus on continued development of technical defending skills. Session on Wednesday runs from 7:40 – 8:30pm with Coach Matt Risley.

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Fall Recreational Season is Underway (Registration Closed)

Registration is officially closed and practices have started for the Fall Recreational season. Games will be starting soon and we are looking forward to a great Fall. If you are looking to register your child for recreational soccer at Florida Celtic SC, the next opportunity will be the Winter Season (U6 only) with registration starting in December and the Spring …

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Goalkeeper Sessions with Noah Risley

Noah Risley has been holding Goalkeeper Trainings during the week at the SJWAA soccer complex. Here is a testimonial from U16 Girls coach John Maricone on the value of these sessions on how much his goalkeeper has been getting out of these sessions. Noah, Just wanted to thank you for the work you’ve done with Rhiannon at keeper training this …