U11/12 – Learning To Train Physical – This is an optimal window for trainability of speed, flexibility and skills. Technical – Building a greater repertoire of soccer related movements; technical skills are developed in training and within the context of basic soccer games to become a skill. Developing good habits. Tactical – On a larger field, developing environment (spatial) awareness and encouraging decision making: simple combinations, marking players and running into space. The players will gain understanding of the game through experience of playing situations which requires them to make decisions. Players can be encouraged to have a team shape of GK-3-2-3 or GK-3-3-2. To create space when their team has the ball and to be compact when the team does not have the ball. Mental – Golden age of learning; intrinsic motivation is developed by the Fun and Enjoyment that foster desire to play; imagination, creativity, increased demands, discipline.