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Welcome, Coaches!


As volunteers, we recognize the commitment our coaches make to their players and families. We wanted to provide an area where coaches can find valuable information to assist them and make them best coaches they can be.  

In the Coaches' Corner, you will find information regarding licensing and continuing education.   There also are resources regarding practice and game planning. 

If you are aware any good websites, books, videos, etc, please share those with us in the Comments section.  An account is required to post any comments.  Thank you.


Coaching News

Southwest Kickers Indoor Training @ Alverno College

03/06/2015, 9:00am CST
By Jim Berner

Invincibility Project this Sunday

Southwest Kickers

Winter Training Academy 

Agility Training March 8 with Calvin Deutsch 

2, 3 & 4pm sessions

Session 2: March 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29

All Dates for $25, Individual Dates @ $10 each* 


Southwest Kickers is proud to present our Winter Training Academy hosted at Alverno College. We are currently offering enrollment for Session 3, held on  March 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29

What is the Southwest Kickers Winter Training Academy? 

The Southwest Kickers Winter Training Academy is training program, led by an experienced and respected team of local Milwaukee Kickers coaches including National “A” License Certified Coach and Hall of Famer, Aleks Nikolic; MK Sirocco Head Coach and former Professional Soccer Player, Juan Carlos Ossa; and UW-Milwaukee Hall of Famer and soccer legend, Erin Blaedow-

The indoor training sessions will provide players with individual attention giving them the opportunity to practice their skills, develop new skills, and learn the game strategy required to improve their overall level of play. 

When is the Winter Training Academy? 

Session 3 is scheduled for the following training times: 

1:00 PM to 1:50 PM – U10 and Under 

2:00 PM to 2:50 PM – U10 and Under 

3:00 PM to 3:50 PM – U11 to U14 

4:00 PM to 4:50 PM – U13 and older 

What is the cost for the Winter Training Academy? 

The cost is only $25 for a reserved spot in your time slot for all five dates in March. Limit 20 per time slot. Individuals may be able to sign-up for one time slot on one date (space permitting) at a cost of $10 per time slot per day by contacting swkickers.register@gmail.com. 

Payment will be due at your first training session.

How do I register for the Winter Training Academy? 

Please sign-up for a complete session online at http://goo.gl/forms/5lpF8SwWEM. 

Are You Ready for Some (Indoor) Futbol?

The Alverno Gym entrance is at South 39th Street and West Morgan Avenue. If you park in the lot at the corner and face Northwest you will see a sidewalk that leads to a corner entrance to the Building where you enter for the Gym.

SW Kickers Registration Spring 2015

02/14/2015, 6:30am CST
By Jim Berner

U6-U18 Registration For Spring 2015 is now Open

We will guarantee placement on a team up to February 1. If you wish to register for Sring 2015, please do so now. The earlier you register the better we can plan for the season.


High School Rec Division

Southwest Kickers plans to have at least three Boys rec teams for our High School players this spring. Because of eligibility issues the teams may not be coed. Ladies check with your High School Athletic Department.

Please forward your shirt size to swkickersinfo@gmail.com upon final registration and payment for high school players. Please provide your own black sport shorts and black soccer socks. Southwest Kickers will provide shirts for our players as long as they get the information emailed to us prior to February 1.

Any questions may also be forwarded to swkickersinfo@gmail.com

Please forward your desire to coach or help out our club to swkickersinfo@gmail.com

(Links are to the left on this page.)

Training Plans

01/16/2015, 9:15pm CST
By Jim Berner

Lot's of FREE Ideas

There are many things I have learned over the years that I wish I knew about earlier. One of them is The Massachusettes Youth Soccer organization. 

Here is the link to some great ideas for training sessions:



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