Training a Top Class Midfielder Clinic

Field Sessions:

Playing in Tight Spaces
Switching the Point of Attack
Showing for the Ball
Defending in the Midfield

Classroom Sessions:

Qualities of the Best Midfielders in the World
Pros and Cons of Different Midfiled Shapes 
3 in a Triangle (1 holding and 2 holding)
4 vs 5 across the Midfield


  • July 31st at the Athey Sports Complex in Warrenton; 9:00 - 12:00, continues 1:00 - 4:00.
    • Hosted by Fauquier County Soccer Club.
  •  Aug. 13th at Longdale Park in Richmond; 9:00 - 12:00, continues 1:00 - 4:00.
    • Hosted by the Richmond Strikers/Chesterfield.

Cost:  $60


Virginia Metro-DC Coaching Education Program

VYSA State Office
5450 Southpoint Plaza Way
Fredericksburg, VA 22407
Phone: 540 693 1430
Fax: 540 693 1440


Gordon Miller
Technical Director
Paul Shaw
Coaching Education Director
Jackie Burket
Coordinator, Coaching Education
Each instructor of the VYSA Coaching Education Staff will hold either a
US Soccer ’A’ or US Soccer ’B’ License, will be experienced in the practical application of the 
National Youth License and have successfully completed an apprentice program.


Fee Schedule

VYSA subsidizes the cost of Coaching Education, which results in reduced course fees for our members. As a result, E and D License course fees are higher for non VYSA members (those who are not members of a VYSA member organization, regardless of residence).

VYSA Coaching Education course fees:

Coaching Education Course

Member Fee

Non-Member Fee

FUN module 



E License course



D License course



VYSA Affiliates