game schedules are set by the Malden Youth Soccer age coordinators. U5 plays Saturdays at Pine Banks at 8:30, U7 and U9 Sundays at Pine Banks at 9:00, 10:30, and 12:00.
In the Winter, U5, U7, and U9 play indoors at the Salemwood gym on Sunday mornings.
General Focus Points:
- Week 1 Layout of the field, introduce goalie and throw-ins
- Week 2 Dribbling, stress using both feet and staying in control
- Week 3 Passing & Trapping - using both feet
- Week 4 Shooting
- Week 5 Passing from Backs to Forwards to move the ball up the field
- Week 6 Give and Go's
- Week 7 Ball Control by passing in Triangles or Squares
- Week 8 -
- Week 10 Focus on proper positioning, especially with those moving up to U10