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VSL Supplemental Soccer Training

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Village Soccer Leagues Supplemental Soccer Training

Village Soccer Leagues is proud to offer Supplemental Soccer Training designed to improve confidence with the soccer ball by improving key skill/technical areas in:

  • ball mastery
  • first touch
  • 1v1 dribbling
  • passing/receiving
  • shooting

All sessions will be in small group format lead by highly qualified trainers.

Age Groups (Male and Female):

  • U8 - U10: for players born in 2010, 2011, 2012
  • U11 and up: for players born in 2009 or earlier

Venue: All sessions will be conducted at Speedway Village, Field B (North half of the indoor surface)


  • $10/session
  • $60 for all 7 sessions

Session Times:

  • Younger Group (U8-U12): 9:00 to 9:45 am
  • Older Group (U12 and older): 9:45 to 10:30

Session Dates: Saturday's, January 11, 18, 25; February 1, 8, 15, 22

Coaching Staff:

  • Waed Ali
  • Tom Burkey

**Sessions are open to any player from any club with written(email) permission from their primary club/team/coach


Please direct questions to:

Wahad Ali ( or

Tom Burkey (

VSL Supplemental Soccer Trainers

Wahad Ali:

Wahad Ali graduated from University of Nebraska with a Bachelors of Science in Criminology and Criminal Justice, and got his coaching effectiveness certificate. Wahad is originally from Syria where soccer is all he knew. He continued his passion of soccer in the United States. Wahad graduated from North Star High School before playing college soccer at Skagit Valley in Washington State. Wahad played competitively all over the United States as well as overseas in Germany before returning to the states due to injury. Wahad started his passion for coaching and wants to help young players reach their dreams through hard work and dedication.

Wahad is currently the head coach of Elite Boys Academy Lincoln Maroon 06, Elite Girls Academy 06 ECNL team, and Elite Girls Academy Lincoln Maroon 02 team.

Coaching Experience

Sporting Lincoln FC (1 year)

Elite Girls Academy/Elite Boys Academy (4 years)

Lincoln United (semi-pro/1 year)

Coaching Certificate (UNL)

NSCAA Special Topics Diploma

USSF E and D license

2016 EGA/EBA Coach of the Year


Drew Miller

Drew recently graduated from Nebraska Wesleyan University with a major in Business Administration and minors in Finance and Accounting. Drew grew up in Lincoln and attended Lincoln Southwest while playing club soccer at CSA. He continued his soccer career at NWU where he was a 3-year starter and captain his senior year. He currently works at Hudl as a Club Soccer Rep covering the northeastern part of the US.