Soccer Kids, Show Me What You’ve Got

Soccer Motivation-Soccer Kids

Defenders kicking at your ankles, elbows snapping back in your face. The grass resembles a battlefield and awaits your defeat. You take a deep breath, more like a sigh than an attempt to breathe. But you move forward, teeth clenched, one step at a time. You keep persisting and your instincts take over. The knees [...]

The Poker Game of Soccer

soccer motivation-soccer analogy

If soccer were a card game it would be Poker. In Poker you get dealt good hands, bad hands and mediocre hands. Does it matter? For those that haven’t played poker, you can win with any hand and also lose with any hand. It’s totally up to you how you play the hand you’ve been [...]

Love Based Soccer: It’s Never Too Late

Kids Soccer-Soccer Tips

Coincidence? Matrix? Love Based Soccer? Scratching your head? Refer to my last post, Soccer, Death Valley and the Matrix By now you’ve tried everything haven’t you? You’ve searched endlessly for the latest tricks, tips and searched under every rock for the latest equipment and still managed to fall short. Bet you’re wearing Nike. What happened? [...]

Soccer Is A Choice

Football Advice-Football Motivation

For those that participate in Soccer and for those parenting future soccer stars, answer this please. What characteristics are needed to play in the World Cup? Okay, okay lets bring it down a notch. What’s needed to land a professional contract? I can see you already shaking your head. I can sense and feel the [...]

Soccer Success: Just Look Into Their Eyes

Soccer Motivation-Soccer Determination

Kids that participate in Soccer can be split into two groups. If you were to draw an imaginary line, on the left hand side you would have the kids with determination, the spark and the twinkle in their eyes. On the right, the kids that look sad, lost and wander around kicking loose pebbles off [...]