Episode 008 –AYSO Post Season Tournament Team In this Episode you will find out about how to become an AYSO Post Season Tournament Coach. More specifically in this episode you will find out about: Tournament Team: Over view of Tournament play and how you can get a sneak peak at what you are in for if you sign up to coach a tournament team next year How do you sign up for all this Coaching fun? Player selection Selecting the tournaments the team will attend, you can play soccer year round Tournament Application, Referees, Fees Working with your Region: Registrar, Treasure, Regional Commissioner Tournament Points, how do we move on to Finals? Rosters and Positions: Subs and Positions Game day: Referees, Cards, Points, Team bonding Tournament Team Must Haves Next Steps: What comes after Tournament play? Also in this Episode: Check in with my U12 All Star Team Wait What? Last week’s Answers: If a striker gets the ball on a breakaway and dribbles down the field, beats the keeper with a fantastic move and takes a shot on goal it hits the crossbar and bounces back to the striker feet and he finishes the ball into the net, is he offside due to the ball hitting the crossbar? No it counts This week’s Question: If ball is played from midfield back to corner flag and the keeper runs out and dribbles the ball back into the penalty box can he/she pick it up? You’re Call to Action: If you’re interested at all about coaching a Tournament Team after this year’s AYSO season go onto the below AYSO Tournament Calendar and final a tournament near you NOW before the season starts, you can go out and watch a game or two so you have an idea what to expect, I think you find the games more exciting than anything on TV? Well almost Let me know if you found one and if you’re ASYO Region or nearby city had a team in the Tournament. References: Links to my Coaches Recourse Recommendations Link to AYSO Tournament Calendar Have you followed me on Twitter HQSoccerCoach Are you my friend on FaceBook Youth Soccer Coaching HQ Or if you want to send me an email and check out my Coaches Tool Kit with helpful Game Sheet and player evaluation forms, check them out and let me know if they help take you’re coaching to the next level. I hope that you enjoyed the show and find the information provide helpful, again please Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Thanks and I will see you Out on the Pitch!!