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Soccer Résumé


There are undoubtedly several different configurations for a compelling soccer résumé; here’s just one you may wish to consider.

PLAYER: [Name]
SPORT: Soccer
POSITION: [Your Position]
STATUS: [High School Name, City, Province/ Territory/ State]
CONTACT:
[Home Address]
[City, Province/ Territory/ State, Postal Code/ Zip Code]
[Home Phone]
[Fax; Other Phone number, if any]
EMAIL: [Email]
OBJECTIVE: (Example): To play high-level soccer in college, assisting on the field in any way that I can.
SKILLS, TRAINING, AND PLAYING CHARACTERISTICS
(Examples): Exposed to and trained in all positions of competitive play; currently specializing in defensive responsibilities, (i.e. defender and sweeper) requiring delaying, channelization, acting as 1st and 2nd defender, tackling, counter-attacking, and support of ranging goalkeeper. Skilled in defensive techniques, including delaying, heading, slide tackling, shielding, and stripping.

Skilled with both right and left feet.

High intensity, high concentration. Excellent timing and anticipation, positioning, reading the game. Knowledgeable in rules of the game, team and individual strategy. High pain threshold.

Strong leadership skills on and off the field. Take-charge mentality. Loud game voice.
PLAYING HISTORY: HIGH SCHOOL
[High School Name; City, Province/ State/ Territory; Position, Years]
PLAYING HISTORY: INTERNATIONAL PLAYING EXPERIENCE
CURRENT/ RECENT SOCCER COACHES
[Club Coach Name; [Years]]
[Club Coach Phone Numbers]
[High School Coach Name; [Years]]
[High School Coach Phone Numbers]
PLAYING HISTORY: LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE
(Example): Captain, high school soccer team, [Years]
Captain of club soccer team, [Years]
SOCCER CAMPS ATTENDED
[Names; Dates]
PERSONAL AWARDS, HONORS, ACHIEVEMENTS
(Examples): Top Defender Team Award, [Date; School]
Co-Top Defender Team Award, [Date; School]
All-League, First Team (elected by opponent coaches in high school league) [Dates]
National Fitness Award, [Dates]
TEAM/ GROUP AWARDS
(Examples): High School League champions, [Dates]
High School League, second place, [Dates]
Club teams with numerous tournament wins
ACADEMICS AND SCHOOL AWARDS
This Year GPA: [GPA]
Cumulative GPA: [GPA]
SAT score: [Score]
Awards: [Dates]
EMPLOYMENT EXPERIENCE
VOLUNTEER/ EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES
(Examples): High school clubs:
Organizer, e.g. neighbourhood food drive, [Years]
Volunteer tutor, [Years]
High school newspaper advertising staff member, [Position]
OTHER SPORTS
HEALTH
(Example): Excellent; no limiting injuries or conditions
Height: [Height]; Weight: [Weight]
PLAYING SCHEDULE
[High school Name]
PLAYER NUMBER: 13
TEAM COLORS: Home [Colors]; Away [Colors]
SCHEDULE: [Schedule]
INTERNATIONAL PLAYING EXPERIENCE
VIDEOS
Attachments: Videos* [Give description]

*Paid members of Soccer in Motion can post links to their personal profile videos