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Coaches Information


The success of the Southeast SC is dependent on dedicated volunteers and our coaches are the front line of those volunteers. Good coaches are capable of motivating players with positive affirmations and teaching players with effective methods.

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U.S. Soccer and EA Sports Launch Free Online Soccer Resource

EA SPORTS and U.S. Soccer have teamed up to introduce EA SPORTS Interactive Training, a free, online tutorial that uses EA SPORTS technology to help train the soccer stars of the future. This interactive resource, available at:

employs the EA SPORTS soccer game engine to illustrate U.S. Soccer’s coaching book “Best Practices for Coaching Soccer in the United States” which serves as the sport’s definitive player development guidelines. John Hackworth, U.S. Soccer Development Academy Technical Director and U.S. Men’s National Team Assistant Coach introduces each video segment with expert coaching advice for players ages 8-12 and their coaches to help them improve real-world technique.

Best Practices for Coaching Soccer in the United States

U.S. Soccer’s Coaching Education Department has released a new publication designed to give youth and junior level soccer coaches in the United States a set of fundamental tools to help open up the game of soccer to young players in ways that celebrate the sport’s spontaneous qualities. The 70-page “Best Practices for Coaching Soccer in the United States” coaching book serves as the sport’s definitive new player development guidelines and is available now as a free download. 

Coach/Manager Background Check

Minnesota Youth Soccer Association (MYSA) has developed a "National Background Check Program for Adults Volunteering with MYSA and its Clubs".

ALL (U09- U19) Southeast Soccer Club coaches and managers must be registered using this program.

Contact Claudia Motl at email for the username and password to complete the background check through MYSA website.

To the right are some links for you to use during the registration process. All of these will open in a new window for you to have both the instructions and website open at the same time.