U14 Passing Session – Xhulio Zeneli FA Level 2

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U14 Passing Session – Xhulio Zeneli Time: 90 minutes The learning objectives of the passing session plan is to replicate in game passing situations. The players learn technical aspects like directional control and passing with different feet/parts of the foot. There is also a physical element with an overall objective to practice combinations that will…

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5 Crucial Steps To Coaching and Training A Goalkeeper

5 Crucial Steps To Coaching and Training A Goalkeeper By Coach Tim Kelly - Coaches Training Room

I want to introduce myself first so you as viewers know my background as a Soccer Coach before I dive into the finer points of training a goalkeeper. I had a short career domestically in the states before a knee injury put me back a bit.  When I came home during an off-season I was…

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Soccer Coaching Questions and Answers Part II

Soccer Coaching Questions and Answers Part Two

From time to time we want to share questions from coaches within our community to help share knowledge and learning techniques. Some of our recent soccer coaching questions are shown and answered in bold below: ________________________________________________________________________________ One area of struggle I’m facing is getting a couple of good players to be able to handle disappointments. They get so…

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Leave your MARK! Soccer Player Development and Mental Skills Training

Leave your MARK! Soccer Player Development and Mental Skills Training

Leave Your Mark! By Travis Thomas ———- So, tell me about yourself. You’ve only got 30 seconds. Ready? GO! (I will wait for 30 seconds) So, how did you do? Yeah, I know you didn’t do it. Why? The other day I got to work with a group of post-Grad athletes. These are guys with…

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How To Run Effective Soccer Tryouts

How To Run Effective Soccer Tryouts

Running effective soccer tryouts requires careful planning and attention to detail in order to gain the most benefit from the available time for players and prospective coaches alike. The fine balance you have as the organizer, whether that is an individual organizer or a committee in charge or planning the soccer tryouts is making the…

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Soccer Coaches Frequently Asked Questions and Our Answers

Soccer Coaches Question and Answer

We regularly discuss problems, ideas and solutions with our community of soccer coaches here at Coaches Training Room. Here’s a selection of the most frequently asked coaches questions with our answers: Q: Suggestions on how to deal with talented, but ADHD boys? (pre-teens also facing social and hormonal changes/issues A: Offer roles within the team,…

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The 5 Worst Mistakes You Can Make As A Kids Soccer Coach

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Below Are The 5 Worst Mistakes You Can Make As A Kids Soccer Coach With kids soccer growing in popularity seemingly by the minute, there may be a time when you need to step in for your little ones coach or will be asked to (Co-Coach) at some point during his or her budding soccer…

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How To Coach Central Midfield Play In Soccer

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Coaching central midfield play (with video) Central Midfield and Wide Player Link Up Play Dimensions: Use Center circle and width of the field.  Set a cone in each corner 40 yards apart. How To: One central midfielder  occupies the center circle with a passive defender  marking closely these players will be the initial focus for…

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Soccer Coaching Drill: Quick Give and Go’s

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Soccer Coaching Drill- Quick Give and Go’s Our latest soccer session from within our online curriculum of soccer coaching drills is an unopposed, advanced passing drill focusing on accurate passes, good passing angles and off the ball runs. Keep the focus on good quality passes and strong first touches where necessary. Download The Quick Give…

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Advanced Soccer Passing Drill: Passing Diamonds

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Advanced Soccer Passing Drill: Passing Diamonds   This soccer passing session from our online soccer coaching curriculum is designed to create good repetition in passing angles, movement and positioning, whilst mostly unopposed, with only passive pressure applied by the running player, this is an advanced drill and will require a high passing success rate in…

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