EPIC Goals & Objectives

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EPIC: Goals & Objectives

Goal: Players will have fun playing soccer


  • To introduce all skills by using games.​
  • To allow players to set the pace.​
  • To relax and be flexible.​
  • To keep everything positive.​

Goal: Players will understand the fundamentals of the game


  • To give each player plenty of opportunities to play the ball.​
  • To build skills on the success of previously learned skills.​
  • To involve family members in learning soccer fundamentals.​

Goal: Players will learn teamwork and fair play


  • To build teamwork and fair play into practice sessions.​
  • To encourage team identity by wearing uniforms and participating in team get-togethers.​
  • To reward positive effort when teamwork and fair play are observed.​

Goal: Players will increase their self-esteem


  • To establish individual, realistic goals with players.​
  • To encourage effort toward goals, no matter how small.​

Goal: Players will become more active & physically fit


  • To encourage maximum participation in physical movement for each player at his or her level.​
  • To facilitate player participation in off-season physical activities or sports.​

Goal: Players will meet and be comfortable with new people


  • To encourage parents to play a supportive, not active, role during games.​
  • To facilitate the development of positive player relationships with buddies and other volunteers.​
  • To utilize community helpers.​