Summer 2017 IL ODP Centers of Excellence
For players born 2006-2008

The Illinois ODP Center of Excellence will enhance the individual player understanding of the following technical and tactical skills: 

  • Principals of play for attacking and defending
  • The correct application of skill under pressure

This summer we will be offering three ODP Centers of Excellence across the state.  These will be open to boys and girls born 2006-2008.  Registration will be limited to 50 boys and 50 girls per location. Each Center of Excellence will include four consecutive days of training from 6pm-8pm.  Training will be run by licensed ODP Staff Coaches.

NORTHERN ILLINOIS:
July 31-August 3, 2017 (6pm-8pm)
Olympic Park
1675 E Old Schaumburg Rd.
Schaumburg, IL 60173
Cost: $150
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

CENTRAL ILLINOIS:
July 24-July 27, 2017 (6pm-8pm)
Decatur Soccer Complex
1 Educational Park
Decatur, IL 62526
Cost: $150
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS:
August 7-August 10, 2017 (6pm-8pm)
Collinsville Soccer Complex
1046 McDonough Lake Road
Collinsville, IL 62234
Cost: $150
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Questions can be emailed to odp@illinoisyouthsoccer.org or call 847-290-1577.

2017 ODP State Team Training Schedule
2017 ODP Sub-Regional Tournament Schedule
Westfield, IN June 29 - July 1

The recently selected 2000-2004 IL ODP State Teams will be competing against other Region II State Teams at Grand Park in Indiana at the end of June.

CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE

***Schedule subject to change***

Next Steps for ODP
Wondering what happens now that the all the Winter Training and Events are done? Well, we have the answer for you right here!
 
2006/2007 Boys & Girls Pre-ODP:
Congratulations on making it through your first winter of ODP training!  Our focus here is purely player development so ALL participants will be receiving invites to the 2017 IL Pre-ODP Development Camp July 6-9 at Northern Illinois University. Camp details and registration info will be emailed by early May.
 
2005 Boys & Girls Development Group:
The 2005 players are in a transitional year when we start to include some very limited aspects of individual player evaluation/selection.
 
All  players who participated in the Winter Training will receive an evaluation from their age group coaches on April 14th at 11:59pm.   
 
All players will also be invited to the 2017 IL ODP Development Camp July 6-9 at Northern Illinois University. Camp details and registration info will be emailed by early May.
 
2000-2004 Boys & 2000-2004 Girls:
Players from these age groups have been evaluated throughout the winter for selection to their age group's IL ODP State Team. 
 
All players who participated in the Winter Training will receive an evaluation from their age group coaches on April 14th at 11:59pm and notification regarding whether or not they were selected for the IL ODP State Team April 21st at 11:59pm.
 
Players selected to the State Teams will have June practices/scrimmages scheduled to prepare the team for the regional tournament in Westfield, IN June 29-July 1.  June practice/scrimmage schedules will be announced later this spring.
Illinois ODP Parent Presentation
Click on the links below for the presentation slides
US Soccer System of Play

All players should familiarize themselves with the US Soccer position numbering system as well as the player profiles/roles for EVERY postition number.

CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE USSF SYSTEM OF PLAY POSITION NUMBERS AND PLAYER PROFILES

2016/17 IL ODP Winter Training Registration Closed

Limited space still open in some age groups.  Contact odp@illinoisyouthsoccer.org if interested.

CLICK HERE FOR 2016/17 ILLINOIS ODP SCHEDULES

 

US Soccer Committed to Olympic Development Program

 US Soccer CEO/Secretary General expresses the Federation's continued committment to scout the USYS ODP system.


Immunization Recommendations

Illinois Youth Soccer Association encourages all families to follow the Center for Disease Control’s and Illinois Department of Public Health’s Immunization Requirements.

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