Coerver Coaching’s Approach & Curriculum

What exactly is the Coerver Coaching curriculum and program? What is the Coerver Coaching method made up of exactly as a whole? Overall, Coerver is always about the soccer ball and getting young players more comfortable and confident with the soccer at their feet.

But Coerver is much more than that too, it’s about playing smart, one and two touch soccer and taking advantage of numbers in the attack. It’s about keeping possession of the ball and working together as a team. Learn more about the Coerver curriculum below:

Coerver Coaching has touched millions of soccer players and soccer coaches over the past 30 years. A “New Era” of content will provide more opportunities for Coerver participants to further enjoy and improve this beautiful game. Additionally, Coerver’s unique program has various components that helps improve the fitness, health and well-being of the participants in every soccer lesson.

Coerver Coaching believes that any system, tactic or team is only as good as the individuals in it. Hence individual soccer skill improvement and gaining of confidence is the most important and fundamental part of learning: It is based on the premise that while a 11 vs 11 tactics, it is nearly always individual or small group skills that determines a team’s success. What’s more, as each individual player improves and gains confidence, the whole team improves ten fold.

Our researched and trademarked Coerver Coaching Curriculum, “The Pyramid of Player Development” is being widely regarded as the No.1 method of improving soccer skills in young players. It is constantly being updated to provide consistent quality program.

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(A) Pyramid of Player Development

Pyramid of Player Development

(B) Ball Mastery

Ball Mastery

Ball Mastery is the foundation of Coerver Coaching Curriculum. It is also the foundation that all other parts of the game can be built on. This helps to improve co-ordination, flexibility and control of participants.

(C) Passing & Receiving

Passing & Receiving

It improves and encourages accurate and creative passing along with improving first touch control which is important at all levels but increasingly so as the game become quicker and more competitive.

(D) 1 v 1 Attack & Defense

Attack & Defence

Teaches individual players the soccer skills that are capable of breaking down even the most organized defenses and encourages patience and proper positioning.

Attack – Teaches game-winning individual moves that can create space against packed defense.

Defense – Through Coerver Coaching excellent attacking program, many of the exercises and games also improves individual defending qualities.

Thus this creates key physical qualities in participants: quick feet, balance and co-ordination

(E) Speed

Speed - Coerver Coaching Curriculum

Exercise designed to increase speed with and without the ball along with stop and starts and change of pace in a fun way.

(F) Finishing


Exercises designed to maximise goal-scoring opportunities with emphasis on instinctive play and technique around goal. This improves shooting and heading techniques in each participant.

(G) Group Play

Group Play - Coerver Coaching curriculum

Coerver training exercises that encourage fast break attacks with emphasis on creative small group combination play. This combines with effective individual skills and decision making that leads to goal scoring chances.

Group Attack – Improve small group combination play with emphasis in fast break attacks.

Group Defending – Focuses not on tactical aspect but on improving the possession play and creativity of defenders.

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