How Technique Influences Tactical Development

The other day at Varsity practice my Head Coach (I’m assisting) and I ran an “A” license session.An “A” session is coaching within an active 11v11 format. We had 22 players for the section rosters and we wanted to work on pattern play to involve all three lines in the attack. ( the three lines…

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LeftFoot Coaching Academy is a soccer specific, player oriented training center founded in 2010 to serve the needs of individual soccer players. The Academy serves over 200 passionate soccer players through daily training sessions, workshops, and seasonal intensives. We serve every level of player and are renown for helping players reach every level of play.…

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It’s not what you do in July!

It’s not what you do in July. It’s what you do in the months before. It’s not that you get ready for tryouts in July, It’s that you are already ready to perform. It’s the crammed in training to work on subtle skills in September and October. It’s how you train in November and December…

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Player Psychology for Youth Soccer Athletes

I had several players that wanted to get better, that wanted to workout and push themselves to the next level and I wanted the challenge of helping them get there. It was the courageous act of both the family and the player to do what’s necessary and then commit to the uncomfortable repetition and challenges that were necessary to take those next steps.

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