Coach’s Section

Volunteer coaches are the backbone of the LAYSA organization. LAYSA provides coach training, manuals and everything you need to become a successful volunteer soccer coach.

If you are interested in coaching, contact

All LAYSA coaches are required to register. The registration process is online and takes about 5 minutes

Register to coach online

USSF offers a great beginner Grassroots (4v4) 2 hr online coaching course.  The cost is $25 which LAYSA will reimburse you for.

Online USSF Coach courses

Challenger Teamwear, our uniform provider, has an excellent soccer coaching resource called The Challenger Way. It is a great resource for drills and practice plans for every age group. Sign up with your own email address and password. Under Promo Code, type in CHALL18 and you will receive a free 1 year membership ($49 value).

US youth soccer has a wealth of information designed to help the volunteer soccer coach. Their coaches connection provides helpful lesson plans.

Massachusets Youth Soccer also offers some helpful lesson plans.