Player Development Program (P.D.P.)

(ages 8-9-10)

Frank DiLeonardi – head coach

This 6-week program is designed for those players looking for a soccer environment with weekly practices and small-sided games to enhance player development.

Providing weekly training sessions that are led by licensed/certified coaches and that use the latest coaching methodologies appropriate for various ages. Each age group has specific technical and tactical goals based on a particular curriculum, which progresses with players through the ages.

Our training clinics focus on skill development while learning the fundamentals of proper passing, dribbling and shooting techniques. We will utilize our indoor and outdoor space. Click here for program details

Team training is also available upon request. Contact Level 5 Athletics for more information.


Program Description

Beginning and Advanced ball skills

  • Individual ball work.
  • Developing the touch
  • Players will learn to be comfortable on the ball.
Handling and Passing
  • Pass to the correct foot – Pass with pace.
  • First touch improvement
  • Receiving the ball
1v1 / 2v2 and Team Attacking
  • 1v1 attacking the front foot
  • 2v2 attacking with a partner
  • Team attacking with pace
1v1/ 2v2 and 3v3 Defending
  • Pressure
  • Cover
  • Balance
  • From Offense to Defense
  • From Defense to Offense
Small Sided Games
  • Bringing it all together


Westminster, MD 21157

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