The NY Club Soccer League is pleased to announce the introduction of a new development platform for U7 & U8 players across Long Island.
Over the past few months, the NYCSL taken the initiative and has held numerous meetings and conferences with many members of within our league. We are pleased to announce that starting this Fall, the league will offer the following structure to all incoming 2011 & 2012 players. Please note that this will be the ONLY offering for these age groups!
In order to comply with US Soccer Player Development Initiatives, the new platform will follow a 4v4 format and combine games and festivals to provide young players with the perfect introduction to travel soccer.
A club based model allows participating clubs to provide their players with a fun filled game day environment with the efficiency and convenience that club based play provides.
Dedicated Nassau and Suffolk divisions will ensure limited travel, with local clubs and academies grouped together, providing an ideal experience for all.
- 4v4 Format
- DOC/Trainer Based League
- 4 (10) Minute periods to allow ample coaching opportunities
- Limited travel (Nassau & Suffolk based groupings)
- Club based league play
- No results or standings posted
- A safe and fun environment
- 2 League Sponsored Festivals
- 6 weeks of additional weekend play
Founding Clubs Include:
Gold Coast FC
Kings Park SC
Locust Valley Bayville SC
Long Island Premier FC
Merrick/South Merrick PAL
New Hyde Park Wildcats SC
Northport Cow Harbor United SC
NY Hota Bavarian SC
Port Washington SC
NYCSL Technical Director John Curtis states that, “The NYCSL is delighted to follow US Soccer’s lead and provide the young players of Long Island with the best possible game day environment. We sincerely hope this initiative will help grow participation in NY and allow young players to develop in a fun, safe and constructive game day setting”.
If your club would like more information on this new offering, please email email@example.com