Author: John Shiells

Take out the finger savers

I see a lot of coaches letting there young goal keepers use “finger savers” in gloves lately.  While they do serve a purpose to protect fingers that are sprained from further injury they should not be used regularly.  Finger savers, especially on young keepers or keepers with small hands, prevent the player from spreading there…
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Watch the amazing overhead kick goal scored by DUFC Sniper midfielder, #10 Hassan Younes

Down 2-3 during the teams last game at the 2018 Slush Cup in Edmonton, DUFC Sniper’s Midfielder, #10 Hassan Younes turns a broken play into a stunning overhead kick goal to tie it up 3-3

When Will Youth Sports Actually Serve the Needs of Youth?

Source: In late February I was traveling and speaking in Sydney and Perth, Australia, working for a variety of sports organizations including the Football (Soccer) Federation of Australia, Football New South Wales, the Western Australia Department of Sports and Recreation, and the WA Aussie Rules Football Committee. While on site, I got to visit…
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Outdoor 2018 Registration Closing March 27th, don’t wait!

Outdoor 2018 soccer registration is closing on March 27th, 2018 so please get registered as soon as possible so your child does not miss out from tryouts. Ways to register: Register online by going to our registration page In person registration and BBQ on March 11th  

Comrie’s Sports Equipment Bank to help get kids into gear

Source CMSA: CMSA will be collecting equipment donations at our office and the Calgary West Soccer Centre until April 27! Equipment drop off locations CMSA Office (during regular office hours): 7, 6991 – 48th Street Calgary West Soccer Centre: 11014 Bearspaw Dam Rd NW About Comrie’s Sports Equipment Bank Comrie’s primary goal is to…
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2017/18 Inter-Cities Championship

Inter-cities is an ongoing initiative between Calgary and Edmonton to provide post season play opportunities beyond the tiers offered at Alberta Soccer provincials.   Teams and tiers participating: U12 – U18 Tier V Date: March 10 – 11, 2018 Location: Girls in Calgary & Boys in Edmonton Schedules & Information: CLICK HERE 

Everyone is invited to the DUFC BBQ!

We would like to invite all of our existing families as a thank you for continuing to support our club as we continue to grow and a welcome to any new families joining our organization. March 11th, 1:00-3:00pm, Renfrew Community Association, Main Upper Hall In-Person registration will be available activities for the kids including a…
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