Pre-Register for Free Clinics
We are offering free clinics for interested boys and girls. Our club has a program to meet every player's needs, whether a novice, a seasoned player, a player on the cusp of going club, or a veteran club player. PRE-REGISTRATION is required. Please see details below:
SATURDAY JANUARY 24TH, 31 & FEBRUARY 7:
Sepulveda Basin Turf Field
SUNDAY JANUARY 25TH & FEBRUARY 8TH:
Atletico Southern California, a competitive youth soccer club drawing talented players from the greater Los Angeles area, is excited to announce open tryouts for the 2014-15 season as we grow our youth soccer club in order to expose as many players as possible to our dynamic, customized training modality that permits each player to enhance skills. We are also immediately launching and fulfilling our longstanding goal of a girls' program.
All teams compete in the prestigious Southern California Developmental Soccer League (SCDSL) year-round. We have multiple turf and grass playing fields for our Development Program and Pre-Team (U6-U7) through our competitive teams for players league age U8 through U16. We welcome all kids to tryouts in order to unite and support them in the same dream—to become a better soccer player. Financial assistance is available for those who qualify. Our training staff is exceptional and we are actively hiring coaches experienced in club and/or high school soccer to augment our staff. We ensure that your player is trained according to the highest standards of modern soccer.
Player Evaluation and Selection
Player performance will be evaluated by observing the player in tryouts, training, scrimmages, and/or games. Only the Director of Coaches and the coach of the team will discuss the player evaluation and selection.
Atletico will evaluate players in several categories:
01Personality Traits - strength of character, discipline, leadership / charisma, competitiveness, creativity, and ability to take instruction.
02Physical Ability - strength, speed, endurance, coordination & agility.
03Technical Proficiency- (skill) receiving, passing, dribbling, shooting, heading, juggling and use of both feet.
04Tactical Awareness (reading the game) Decision-making, with/with out the ball, Vision and feel for the game, Position, Marking, Timing and Anticipation.
05Commitment- regular attendance and participation in team and club functions.
06Match Day Preparation and Performance.