Placer United Soccer is a nonprofit, community-based soccer club with a focus on player development. Founded in 1982, we have grown into an elite program that is recognized not only locally, but also regionally and nationally. With programs from recreational to competitive to USSF Academy levels, we have something for everyone.
Placer United will work to educate and develop all soccer players, teams, and coaches within our club, to achieve their individual and collective goals by creating the best possible club culture, style of play, and development environment.
To be a leader in developing youth soccer players through our recognized style of soccer and club culture.
As coaches, we will create an environment that challenges and helps players learn and develop on and off the field. We will always demonstrate good, ethical leadership qualities, dedication, and honesty, while teaching the Placer United style of soccer.
STYLE OF PLAY
Attacking: A possession based style looking to play through the thirds of the field with a high priority on unbalancing opponents to create goal scoring opportunities.
Defending: High intensity defending in the different thirds of the field focused on winning the ball back quickly while maintaining a balanced team shape.