SportSessionPlanner adds Ben Garner’s ‘positional play’ session to US Club Soccer extras library

SportSessionPlanner adds Ben Garner’s ‘positional play’ session to US Club Soccer extras library


In the latest addition to their US Club Soccer extras library, SportSessionPlanner has added a new session on ‘positional play’ from Ben Garner, former West Bromwich Albion F.C. and Crystal Palace F.C. first team coach. The five-part tactical session focuses on attacking principles and uses 8-20 players.

Divided into five 20-minute drills the session from Garner, will emphasize reacting to transitions, overloading to maintain possession, maximize passing lines, pressing quickly and collectively in transitions, runs to penetrate, and more.

This session is just the latest example of a wealth of materials within the extras library, which also includes sessions from id2, PDPs and various international sessions.

Through a Players First partnership with US Club Soccer, SportSessionPlanner is helping to improve club development and coaching development in American youth soccer.

View this international session exclusively here.

Here are a sample of special sessions available within US Club Soccer’s exclusive library:



This partnership provides US Club Soccer members with tools to manage their own match preparation and analysis, as well as external sessions to reference. It also allows access to a global library of training sessions and exclusive content only available to US Club Soccer members, including curriculum from the id² Program, Player Development Program (PDP) and international academy sessions from world-renowned clubs.

In addition, is a valuable tool for club development. A Director of Coaching, for example, can incorporate specific training sessions in an efficient manner to unify intra-club curriculum.

All of this – referred to as Platinum access – will be made available for a special discounted rate of $550 per year [normal retail value of $1,100], which includes access for 10 individuals within the club. Additional individuals within the same club may purchase access for $32 per year.

Take advantage of the exclusive US Club Soccer discount by registering with


A National Association member of the U.S. Soccer Federation, US Club Soccer fosters the growth and development of soccer clubs in order to create the best possible environment for players of all ages.

Anchored by Players First and its five pillars of Club Development, Coaching Development, Player Development, Parent Engagement & Education and Player Health & Safety, US Club Soccer offers registration, league- and cup-based competition platforms, player identification and a variety of other programming, resources and services.

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