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COACHING SEMINAR

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Youth Futsal Training

Chicago Futsal Academy

6122 North Clark Street

Chicago, Illinois 60660

Phone: 773-681-0019

Talk with your feet. Play with your heart.
  • USSF B License
  • FIFA B Licensed with Peru Federation and Conmebol
  • XIX Soccer Coached International Course by São Paulo Federation of Soccer (Brazilian A License)
  • 40 hrs Mentor course with Zico, and Dorival Júnior- Santos Coach, among others
  • Cruzeiro Chicago North Tournament Coordinator, Coach, General Manager ofCruzerio FC  | April 2016
  • Hired by Cruzeiro E.C. to organize the USA TOUR 2014 where Cruzeiro played 4 professional matches against America-MX, Chivas-MX, Tigres-MX, and Miami 
  • Organized Cruzeiro Tour which Cruzeiro Morelia-MX in Chicago (June 29, 2013)
  • Exchange program Director with Cruzeiro E.C., Goias E.C., Botafogo de Ribeirao Preto and Brazuca Academy in South America and Europe
  • Internship with Cruzeiro E.C., the Brazilian Champions 2013, observing the professional training and the academy
  • Schneider Soccer Company | Soccer Marketing Agency | Owner
  • Graduate of Judson University in Psychology & Minor in Business in 2002​
  • License with United States Futsal & Soccer Federation
  • License with FIFA 
  • Played Professionally in Brazil
  • Played Collegiately for Judson University
  • Played in the PDL for the Chicago Eagles, Rockford, Cascade Surge

PEDRO FIGUEIREDO - INSTRUCTOR

Welcome to CFA Coaching Seminar!

Our Coaching Seminars will give you the tools and knowledge to develop your coaching skills. Our staff will provide printable pages with detailed instruction on a variety of drills. We guarantee that our coaching clinic will help you to identify your team’s weakness and formulate training sessions to fast track your team to success. Each session is divided into two parts a classroom session and moves to on the practice field. The class session will include tips and best coaching practices. All coaches will learn the cognitive, physical capabilities and understand tangible developmental goals of each age group. Our coaches will provide a printable packet and guide you through step by instructions and closing with QA and sessions. The field practice session, coaches, will utilize volunteer coaches to demonstrate the flow of training. Sessions will include staged role-play to identify how to handle and adjust session according to skill level and age. By the conclusion of the seminar, coaches will be armed with new drills and knowledge to benefit their own teams.

To adjust our lesson plans according to coach’s experience, please email pedro@chicagofutsalacademy.com or mallory@chicagofutsalacademy.com. We are excited to serve our community and share our knowledge with coaching community

Each session includes a folder with a packet of material & detailed outline.

More information will be supplied before each session. 


An Example of Classroom Format: 

Classroom Session: (45 minutes)
a. Cognitive/ Physical capabilities of each age group
b. Best coaching Tip and best practices
c. Drills Overview: technical/tactical drill adjusting to different age groups/talent levels
d. Opening to Questions & Answer  (15 minutes)
 
Field In Action Session (45 minutes)
a. Coaches are set up into drills
b. Coaches participate in demonstration
c. Coaches engage in pretend scenarios and provide insights
d. Opening to questions & answer