Foundation Phase

"Encouraging the Creative Artist”

Our focus continues on owning the ball through ball mastery as we encourage our players to be CREATIVE ARTISTS, expressing themselves in training and games.

  • Stops and Starts Ball Mastery
  • Passing and Receiving Skills, including Heading
  • 1v1 and 2v2 Attack/Defend Decision Maker
  • Shooting and Finishing Techniques
  • Speed and Quickness
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Wayne Cleverly

Foundation Phase Manager

Wayne Cleverly AKA 'Clevs' joined Foothills Soccer Club in 2012. Clevs is a specialist in working with and developing Grassroots players and was recently presented with the physical literacy coach of the year award through Alberta soccer. Clevs focus is to build our Grassroots program and philosophy into your community and provide a great fun soccer experience for every player and the watching parent's fans. His previous playing experience with the English professional team, Swindon Town FC and also played Semi-Professional in the UK.   

 

PLAYING EXPERIENCE:

Played with Swindon Town FC, & 7 years in the Semi-Pro game for Bath City, & Hungerford Town FC. Wayne AKA "Clevs" joined the club full time in April 2012.

 

COACHING QUALIFICATIONS

The FA Youth Award (Level 3) Assessed

The FA Youth Award Module 3, Developing the Player

Alberta Soccer Association (ASA), Trained Learning Facilitator

The FA Youth Award Module 2, Developing the Practice

Coerver Coaching, Youth Diploma

The FA Safeguarding Children

The FA Youth Award Module 1, Developing the Environment

UEFA Level 2 Certificate in Football Coaching

UEFA Level 1 Certificate in Football Coaching