This is Planet Soccer Academy

About Us

How it started

Planet Soccer Academy is the brain child of Urbain Some. Today, Urbain and his team want to give back to the community, by revealing what it takes to play with the very best in the world. The goal of Planet Soccer Academy is to develop elite players who can compete and succeed at the Regional and OYSL levels, with enough dedication and effort, some of these players may get the opportunity to compete at the national level. Planet Soccer Academy brings into focus what matters to shape great players. We have so far trained a good number of players putting the focus on our guiding principles which are technical and tactical skills development, mental toughness & preparedness, and physical training. Planet Soccer Academy is your portal to elite soccer

"Great Players need Great Trainers".

Pillars

  • Get out of your comfort zone
  • Embrace challenges
  • Persist in face of setbacks.
  • See effort as a path to master.
  • Learn from criticism
  • Find lessons and inspiration is the success of others

The Crew

Urbain Some´

President and Head Coach

Urbain's player history

  • Champions of Burkina Faso in 1998 & 2000
  • Played the Military World Cup in Croatia in 1999
  • Champions of Burkina Faso in 1998 & 2000
  • Played the Military World Cup in Croatia in 1999
  • Urbain came to Ottawa, Canada, to play in the Jeux de la Francophonie in 2001
  • Urbain proceeded to play with the Ottawa Wizards in 2002 & 2003
  • Urbain's Wizards won the Canada Cup Championship in 2002
  • Urbain's Wizards won the the Canadian Professional Soccer League (CPSL) in 2002 & 2003
  • Urbain coached and was the captain for St. Anthony's men's premiere soccer team in 2005 & 2006
  • Urbain's team at St. Anthony's won the Ottawa League Championship, Ontario Cup (Toronto), CPSL Cup (Toronto) and the Canada Cup (in Vancouver) in 2006
  • Urbain played for Toronto Lynx Soccer Club (A League) in 2006

Urbain's coaching history

  • Urbain completed Coaching Certificate Level 1 (2002), Level 2 (2004), Senior Coaching Certificate (2007)
  • Since 2005, Urbain has coached many children's development clinics, and he has coached many boys and girls teams in Nepean and Gatineau
  • Urbain coached the University of Quebec men's soccer team from 2007 to present
  • Since 2008, Urbain has coached the University of Quebec women's soccer team
  • Urbain coached the Boys 15 AA & Boys 16 AA; both teams finished as league champions (Lac St. Louis) in 2010. The Boys 16 AA were also winners of the 26th National Tournament Club Chaussures (Quebec)
  • In 2010, Urbain was awarded "Best Coach of the Year" in the Outaouais
  • Since 2011, Urbain has been a coach with West Ottawa Soccer with the Regional L3 BU16 and BU15 boys

Planet Soccer Academy

Success

Self development

Team Work

Strenght

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