29 Dec Most popular news articles of 2016 on usclubsoccer.org
US Club Soccer was busy in 2016. Players First saw expansion, Elite National Premier League plans were revealed, LaLiga Formation Methodology courses were held, Player Health & Safety efforts were made front and center, new partnerships came into the fold and more. And, of course, the tried and true programming continued, including National Premier Leagues, id2, Player Development Programs and National Cup.
Let’s take a look at some of the most read news articles on usclubsoccer.org of 2016, and then head over to our NPL website for a similar list:
- Implementation guidelines for U.S. Soccer’s player safety campaign: Concussion initiatives and heading for youth players
- Certainly a hot topic this year.
- US Club Soccer update on U.S. Soccer’s birth-year registration mandate
- US Club Soccer and other sanctioning bodies clarified the age group structures for the 2016-17 season.
- How parents should talk to their children on the ride home from a game
- Through its US Club Soccer partnership, Positive Coaching Alliance is helping to advance the Players First pillar of Parent Engagement & Education.
- Letter from CEO Kevin Payne: US Club Soccer announces Player Health & Safety initiatives for registered staff members
- Payne penned an open letter to US Club Soccer registered staff members, in which he outlined the expansive steps we’re taking to ensure the health and safety of our players.
- Eleven clubs join United Soccer Clubs to strengthen league’s West Division
- USC announced substantial expansion just one year after the league’s inception.
- First id2 Training Camp of cycle targeting ’03 boys, ’02 girls takes place in California
- A total of 108 players from 60 clubs across the country participated.
- Statement from Youth Council Technical Working Group to U.S. Soccer
- The Youth Council Technical Working Group unanimously agreed that there was insufficient dialogue between U.S. Soccer technical staff and the technical leadership of various youth membership organizations.
- ECNL, US Club Soccer announce new national competition platform for boys
- Enter the Elite National Premier League (ENPL).
- Roster, schedule released for 2016 id2 National Selection International Tour to Spain
- Here was the framework for the id2 Program’s third trip to Spain.