How Do We Develop Players?

Or, more importantly, how will we develop your child?  We believe this is a pretty big question, that rarely is answered. You may be told about a coach's resume or the importance of certain leagues but does the club have a long term plan for the players within its care?

GPS is a club.  We believe that carries some importance.  A club means a group of people with shared values and traits.  A club has an identity.  A club sticks together.  A club is on the same page.

We do not believe Team A should be unrecognizable to Team B. We do not believe a player should have to relearn the game from year to year.  We do not believe coaches should coach the same team from cradle to grave.  

We Feel that youth soccer should be about something more than gaining results so you can win the annual recruiting war.

This is how we structure our training environment.  There are many other ways and we do not claim to have a fool-proof player development philosophy as a club.  But, we do claim to have one...