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Soccer coaching planning tips from leading youth sports coaches
This video clip from Sports Coach UK covers various sports but includes valuable advice for inexperienced youth soccer coaches on the importance of planning and organising your coaching sessions.
Pete Sturgess, National Development Coach 5-11 for the Football Association (2.23 min), emphasises the importance of pre-planning your sessions but also talks about when to deviate from the plan to make the most of learning opportunities that arise spontaneously.
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