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SOCCER PROGRAMS

Kids Playing Soccer

SKILLS TRAINING PROGRAM

Age: 9 years and above

 

Duration:  1 hour per session

 

Benefits: Skills training clinics are designed for soccer players looking to advance their technical skills and receive specialized coaching/instruction beyond their usual team training in an equally fun environment. The sessions will focus on the technical fundamentals required to play a skillful offence/defense and to improve the player’s overall performance in the game.

 

SPECIFIC AREAS OF CONCENTRATION

  • Dribbling

  • Passing

  • Turning and Changing direction

  • Using various parts of the foot

  • Shooting

  • First touch

  • Receiving passes (ground/air)

  • Proper body movements/mechanics

  • Quick feet

ABOUT FESA

BIO

Ben Ossei-Akoannor
Founder/Director

Ben was born in Ghana, West Africa and played competitive soccer in several youth soccer clubs in Ghana, Washington DC and Maryland.  He has over 25 years of playing experience.  Ben was named to the All-Conference First Team in High School three times.  Ben played four years of collegiate soccer for York College in Pennsylvania where he was awarded the player with most goals scored over a three-year period.  Due to his outstanding collegiate performance, Ben was named to the CAC All-Conference First Team in all fours years of play.  In 2009 Ben was inducted into the York College of PA Athletic Hall of Fame and was named to the Capital Athletic Conference Men’s Soccer Silver Anniversary Team in 2014.

After graduation, Ben stayed with his Alma Mater’s Soccer Program to become the Assistant Coach for the squad.  His duties for the Athletic Department at York College expanded to coaching the York College Women’s Soccer Program for two years at club level.  Following a successful coaching stint at York College of PA, Ben became the Assistant Coach for the Prince George’s Community College (PGCC) Men’s Soccer Program. Since leaving the PGCC’s Soccer Program, he has since joined several local clubs and state teams, including Maryland state Olympic Development Program (ODP), REAL Maryland Soccer Club, Thunder Soccer Club and the Calverton Soccer Club where he coached the boy’s youth soccer teams. Currently, Ben holds the position of head soccer coach for the boys travel teams at Ellicott City Soccer Club.  He holds his National and Advanced National Coaching Diploma from the National Soccer Coaches Association of America.

FESA NEWS

Fall Mini Program News

Accepting Players Now

With the spring season in full motion, FESA is accepting players for both private training and skills training.  All players interested should contact FESA and sign up online.