NorCal Premier Soccer Level 2 Positional Play within FC Barcelona Training Methodology
Presented By Former Barcelona Youth Technical Director, Albert Puig
When: January 13th -14th, 2018
Where: Las Positas College, Livermore
Mr Puig holds a UEFA Pro License and is an instructor for the Catalan Football Federation. He has over 30 years experience in youth football, which includes 11 with FC Barcelona, the last four of which he served as the Academy Director.
He is the current Technical Director of the Nation of Gabon and external Director of Youth Development in Cordoba, with several worldwide projects ongoing. He is the author of the book “The Power Of A Dream” (published in 4 languages) and is in the process of a second book. He is also the recipient of the Spanish National Award of Sport which he received in 2007.
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The course will go deeper into the methodology that Mr Puig presented in 2016, which focuses on FC Barcelona’s use of positional game training (possession with players in specific positions reflecting the club’s system and style of play) within their player development methodology.
Beginning with the youngest age groups, FCB gradually increases the numbers within their positional games. Using positional play from the youngest to the first team, a core aspect of their methodology for teaching their dominating, attacking possession and quick defensive, pressing style of play.
Saturday, January 13th:
9:00am- 9:30am Registration
9:30am – 10:00am Welcome/Expectations
10:00am – 11:00am Lecture 1
11:30pm – 12:45pm Field Session1
1:00pm – 2:00pm Lunch (Cafeteria)*
2:15pm – 3:00pm Lecture 2
3:15pm- 4:30pm Field Session 2
Sunday, January 14th:
9.30am-11am Field session 3
11.15-12.30pm Lecture 3
1.30pm-3pm Field session 4
3:15pm-4pm Q&A/ Closing
Non-NorCal Members – $200
NorCal Members – $100
* Lunch provided