Jim Curtin – Philadelphia Union (MLS)
Jim Curtin is a former MLS veteran, he is now the Philadelphia Union assistant coach and Union U18 academy coach. Jim holds the USSF ‘A’ License.
Andy Cook – Arsenal Ladies Centre of Excellence
Andy has a multi-faceted role overseeing the Centre of Excellence Under-17s, managing the reserves and working with Laura Harvey (First Team Manager) in the Elite Education Programme.
His responsibilities also include player recruitment and scouting for the youth section
Andy has the UEFA ‘B’ License and is pursuing the UEFA ‘A’ License.
You can follow Andy on twitter: @Andycook87
Session – Counter Attacking
Phase of Play: Transition in Attack – Regaining Possession – Counter attack and end product (Any thing under 6 passes or as long as opposition does not have equal numbers in and around the ball)
Main Principle: Forward Passes
1v1 2v1 2vGK Penetration thru Possession
Ryan Hall – Tottenham Hotspurs Academy
Ryan Hall is a coach at Tottenham Hotspurs Academy working with the younger players. He has his UEFA ‘B’ License and the FA Youth Module Level 2. he is pursuing the UEFA ‘A’ License.
You can follow him on twitter: @RyanAHall
Session aims: To penetrate opposition lines in possession of the ball.