CHICAGO (March 18, 2010) â€“ U.S. Soccerâ€™s Coaching Department will conduct a coaching symposium on March 27, 2010 in conjunction with the U.S. U-17 MNT vs. U-17/18 Crew Soccer Academy and Columbus Crew vs. Toronto F.C in Columbus, Ohio.
Presenting at the event will be U.S. Soccer Menâ€™s National Staff Coach, Roberto Lopez. Lopez has been a U.S. Soccer Menâ€™s National Staff Coach since 2003. Additional presenters will be U.S. Soccer Development Academy Technical Advisor, Louis Mateus, a member of the U.S. U-17 MNT Coaching Staff, and a member of the Columbus Crew Coaching Staff.
Cost for the symposium is $45 for active U.S. Soccer CoachesNet members and $50 for non-members. Registration includes a game ticket to both games (U.S. U-17 MNT vs. U-17/18 Crew Soccer Academy & Columbus Crew vs. Toronto F.C.). Registration is open to all coaches. U.S. Soccer â€œAâ€ licensed coaches will earn One â€œContinuing Education Unitâ€ (CEU) for attending this symposium.
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|8:00amÂ||Check In||Columbus Crew Stadium|
|8:15 â€“ 9:15amÂ||Lecture â€“ Training Elite Players (Lopez)||Columbus Crew Stadium|
|9:30 â€“ 11:30amÂ||U.S. Soccer Development Academy Market Training (Mateus / Lopez)||Columbus Crew Stadium|
|Lunch On OwnÂ|
|12:20pm||Pre-Game Comments (U-17 MNT Coaching Staff)||Columbus Crew Stadium|
|1:00pm||Kick-Off (U-17 MNT vs. U-17/18 Crew Soccer Academy)||Columbus Crew Stadium|
|3:15pm||Post Game Comments (U-17 MNT Coaching Staff)||Columbus Crew Stadium|
|4:00pm||Toronto F.C. vs. Columbus Crew||Columbus Crew Stadium|
|6:15pm||Post Game Comments (Columbus Crew Coaching Staff)||Columbus Crew Stadium|
* Schedule is subject to change
Questions regarding the symposium schedule can be directed to Bryan Koch in the U.S. Soccer Coaching Department at email@example.com or 312-528-1219.