When I hear a coach say that he or she developed all these top players, I say stop stroking your ego. You probably helped guide players by creating really good
A typical set piece in soccer involves a pre-set play that is worked on the week before the match. Set-pieces are designed to exploit the opponent based on the prior
Connecting Academic Theory to Training Session Design I wanted to begin the conversation about coaching and player development at the very foundation, and for me, this starts with connecting of
This short video shows a game-representative practice session in small spaces that connects academic theory to practice session design.
Differential Learning Another part of my methodology is called “Differential Learning”. Differential learning is about de-stabilizing the existing movement solution by adding additional components that create a de-stabilizing effect.
Below is a slide show that introduces the concept of connecting academic theory to practice session design and principles of play. Ecological Dynamics is the academic theory that I use
Below is an introduction to my latest work called “Constrained”. If you are a coach looking to be challenged and pushed, then this book is for you. Connecting Academic Theory
Let’s start off 2023 with 4 Uncommon Ideas that can make you a better soccer coach this year. This podcast has value for coaches at every level of the game.
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I get a lot of people asking me if they can see my own team play, so I put together a small video showing my team in actual games along