Worth School ‒ This is an advanced six day residential football camp using the Arsenal coaching methodology for individual player development of the modern game. This course is for children who are at an advanced level with the aim to learn and improve existing football skills in a fun and dynamic environment.
This course runs during the school summer holidays from Sunday afternoon until Friday. Included in this course is one week full board accommodation, five days of intensive football training, a 2016/2017 Arsenal Soccer Schools kit (shirt, shorts and socks), behind the scenes visit to Emirates Stadium, cooking and nutrition demonstrations, player and match analysis, state of the art facilities, physio and medic on site, matches against high standard opposition, final day presentation at the Emirates stadium, player journal handbook to record progression and exclusive Arsenal Soccer School gifts.
On the first day of the course the children will be divided into groups (based on age and physical maturity) and assigned a coach who will assess each child's football skills, and monitor their progress throughout the course.
Typically this course consists of: Morning registration each day, warm up drills and reaction games. Training sessions will be delivered using the Arsenal way focusing on Holistic player development within the game. The 4 key tactical elements of the game will be used to condition the technical development of the players, making it relative to the situations that players will find themselves in within a match. Attacking ‒ Transition ‒ Defending ‒ Transition will be ever present in all practical activities in line with the dynamic game of football.
Technical "tool box" of skills will be developed over the course which will allow players to have the skills to solve the problems that will occur in the game. Coaches will be focusing on developing ball mastery, receiving, passing, traveling with the ball, Finishing and defending skills as a core priority.
Due to the elements that improve a player over time our coaches will be equipping the players with the Physical, Psychological and Social skill to excel in the game by building the person to build the player.
Age range: Boys 9-15 years old, Girls 9-15 years old