PLAYER DEVELOPMENT

How Do We Develop Players ?

Or, more importantly, how will we develop your child ?  We believe this is a pretty big question, that rarely is answered. You may be told about a coach's resume, or the importance of certain leagues but does the club have a long term plan for the players within its care ?

GPS SEE / Valencia CF is a unique soccer program.  We believe that carries some importance.  Soccer program for us means a group of people with shared values and traits.  Our program has an identity.  Our youth players stick together, they are all on the same page.

We do not believe Team A should be unrecognizable to Team B. We do not believe a player should have to relearn the game from year to year.  We do not believe coaches should coach the same team from cradle to grave.

We feel that youth soccer should be about something more than gaining results so you can win the annual recruiting war.
This is how we structure our training environment.  There are many other ways and we do not claim to have a full proof player development philosophy as a Soccer Program.

But, we do claim to have one...