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4 Soccer Myths That Lie Hidden In Your Coach

In this post, I want to expose and highlight some potential myths that may undermine effective training. Not only undermine effective practice… But contribute significantly to the mass exodus that is kids soccer. Myth #1   Demonstrations are always effective in conveying information to the player…   Kids soccer is a funny beast… Especially when [...]

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10,000 Hours to the Premier League

The best way to challenge the status quo, norm or even tradition is to gather the best scientists in the world…give them a hypothesis, myth or belief…and let them tear it apart with research, documented evidence and data. Lets get started… The best way to improve soccer performance is through the acquisition of soccer skills. [...]

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Soccer Drills: Musical Soccer Balls

Soccer Drills for Kids This soccer drill is a great way to warm up and develop a healthy appetite for competition. Set up a small circular zone where the players will need to dribble within. It’s important for players to look up and maintain close ball control whilst trying to avoid their teammates. As players [...]

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Aristotle, Kids Soccer and Happiness

Twenty three hundred years ago my friend… Aristotle… Concluded that, “More than anything else, men and women seek happiness”. Think about this… Every goal we pursue…whether fame, money or power…is pursued and valued only because we expect that it will make us happy. Much has changed since the Ancient times. Our understanding of the world [...]

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Soccer Reality: Whatever the Child Thinks, the Parent Proves

What is the pathway to soccer success? What is the attribute that separates a few from the masses? The pathway to soccer success lies in developing the right kind of ATTITUDE. Success in anything…inherently and inescapably involves a certain attitude. Think about this… What would happen to your child if they started to think differently? [...]

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Aristotle, Kids Soccer and Happiness

Twenty three hundred years ago my friend… Aristotle… Concluded that, “More than anything else, men and women seek happiness”. Think about this… Every goal we pursue…whether fame, money or power…is pursued and valued only because we expect that it will make us happy. Much has changed since the Ancient times. Our understanding of the world [...]

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