District VI Soccer

District VI Soccer 
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  Job description: Manages and oversees the implementation of the ODP program in District 6
  Initially created in 1977 as the US Youth Soccer Select Team Program, the US Youth Soccer Olympic Development Program (ODP) was formed to:

  ● Identify a pool of players in each age group from which a national team could be selected for international competition;

● Provide high-level training to benefit and enhance the development of players at all levels US Youth Soccer ODP is the original Olympic Development Program.
US Youth Soccer ODP is the only elite player development program that can claim members of Major League Soccer, Women's Professional Soccer and the former Women's United Soccer Association, as well as a majority of current and past national and youth team members, as alumni. It is viewed as the premier identification and development program for any American youth seeking the opportunity to compete at the national and collegiate levels of play.

The benefits of ODP include:


● Development as a player via training and playing with the best coaches in your own age group
● Quality instruction from nationally licensed coaches
● Quality competition through games against other state association ODP, Regional and National teams, and international teams
● Exposure to National and Regional team coaches
● The opportunity to represent one's state, region or country in competition
● High-level exposure to college coaches
● The opportunity to compete for Regional and National Championships

US Youth Soccer ODP exists in every state association, and offers collegiate and national team staff coaches the opportunity to see the nation's elite players in the most competitive of environments. In addition to training and tactics, US Youth Soccer ODP offers competition such as the Regional and National ODP championships, as well as further participation in major international tournaments. US Youth Soccer ODP continues to lead the way for elite player development in the United States.

District VI Soccer