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  • Soccer Coach Weekly is saddened by the death of Tony DiCicco

    Soccer Coach Weekly is saddened by the death of Tony DiCicco

    Tony DiCicco, who led USA to victory at the 1999 Women’s World Cup and the 1996 Olympic Games has died at the age of 68. Tony was a writer of …
  • Control the ball like Barcelona’s youth team

    Control the ball like Barcelona’s youth team

    Developing your players to be the best they can is one of the things that I am always talking about and striving to attain. You need to work on the …
  • Catch it!

    Catch it!

    In this exercise players must use a chipping technique to get the ball into the hands of one of their team-mates in the target box. Why use it The chip …
  • How do I coach speed?

    How do I coach speed?

    “How do I coach speed? Can it even be coached or is it something that is preset in a player?” Answer Speed can definitely be coached, but if a player …
  • Dutch Shooting Game

    Dutch Shooting Game

    Score more goals with this game that targets the final pass into a striker with quick movement and support play. The focus is on the shot but the movement and …
  • Control the game like a World Cup Winner

    Control the game like a World Cup Winner

    Lewis Cook became the first man to lift a World Cup for England since Bobby Moore lifted the old Jules Rimet trophy in 1966, after leading the Under 20s to …
  • Help! Poor corner kicks are letting us down!

    Help! Poor corner kicks are letting us down!

    “What are my players doing wrong with their corner kicks? Our deliveries rarely beat the first man and very often just drift out of play?” Answer It’s not too clear …
  • Bounce & go

    Bounce & go

    A simple and easy warm-up to get your players thinking about speed, both when running without the ball and when dribbling with the ball. Why use it Good for engaging …
  • Control the game

    Control the game

    This possession-based session gives players a good idea of looking and moving to the pass and awards points if the players succeed in moving the ball through the thirds. Why …
  • Short Corner

    Short Corner

      The Coach’s View This sets up play for a late run to the edge of the penalty area, resulting in a shot across the goal. You can play it …

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