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January 26, 2016

Think about the last time you asked a young player about a match he/she recently played in. Chances are it went something like this: “Hey Sarah! How did your game go?” Sarah replies “Great! We won 4-2.” If that’s the case, hopefully there is a follow up response like “...

January 11, 2016

The most important thing we need to do as coaches is identify why the children we are coaching are participating in the first place.

Although I am competitive and love soccer and treat it as my profession, my players might not care that much about the sport. They migh...

October 20, 2015

Over the years, there has been a huge emphasis placed on winning in youth soccer. Still today, many adults focus on winning and do all they can to help their children’s youth soccer teams win. In case you haven’t heard the memo, this is not a good approach.

In respons...

October 7, 2015

There’s a war being waged in the youth sports world – especially in the soccer one. That war is between development and winning. Over the course of time, we have been prioritizing and overly focused on winning in youth sports. It has been discovered that this is harmfu...

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