Tewksbury Youth Soccer strives to provide a safe, enjoyable soccer experience for the youth of Tewksbury

Recommended Resources for TYSL Coaches


Inside Soccer 

Inside Soccer features videos from some of the worlds greatets clubs and youth development centres including Chelsea, Ajax, Boca Juniors and Inter Milan.  

Mass Youth Soccer 
MYSA is the official representative of the United States Soccer Federation (US Soccer), the national governing body for soccer in the United States, and United States Youth Soccer Association (US Youth Soccer) in Massachusetts.  The Coach's Corner section of the MYSA webpage has excellent session plans and activitiesfor all age groups. 

The United States Soccer Association is the governing body for soccer in the United States, they are responsible for the US mens and Womens National teams and also provide National Coaching Schools. 
US Youth Soccer 
US Youth Soccer is the largest member of the United States Soccer Federation, the governing body for soccer in the United States. US Youth Soccer is a nationwide body of over 600,000 volunteers and administrators, and over 300,000 dedicated coaches, most of who also are volunteers. US Youth Soccer registers over 3,000,000 youth players between the ages of five and nineteen. US Youth Soccer is made up of 55 member State Associations; one in each state, and two in California, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Texas. The USYS Coaches Page has some great information on Small Sided Games and Sample Training Activites. 

The Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) serves as the international governing body for soccer. Fifa is responsible for the Laws of the Game and developing social responsibility in soccer throughout the world. The Fifa website serves as a great educational resource for volunteer coaches and those wanting tolearn more about the game of soccer on the world stage. 

The Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) is responible for the European Champions League and Euro Championships. Uefa's Training Ground Siteis a fantastic site for for free videos and highly reommended to all coaches


AYSO (American Youth Soccer Organization) 

 AYSO, the world’s biggest soccer club!

AYSO’s Six Philosophies are what sets it apart from other youth sports. The Six Philosophies are Everyone Plays®, Balanced Teams, Open Registration, Positive Coaching, Good Sportsmanship and Player Development. Drills and Practices