How to Defend Properly as a Soccer Team

How to Defend Properly as a Soccer Team

From Coaches Training Room

The art of defending isn’t as complex as some soccer coaches and players fear. We’ve often felt the following set of rules of how to defend properly are overlooked. Building a team with a clear understanding of how to defend properly as a team can be the difference between success and failure. Consider the old saying “if you don’t concede, you can’t lose”. Building a team with a strong attack is very rewarding when it works, but what happens when you don’t have the ball? Or worse, can’t get the ball?

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Lifetime Success Through Dynamic Sport Experiences

Lifetime Success Through Dynamic Sport Experiences

Every now and then, an athlete will have an exceptional coach that provides a memorable sports experience.  The athlete loves to attend training, cherishes game days, and daydreams about what the future holds for subsequent participation.  This dynamic experience between coach and athlete has the possibility to create a lifetime of success.

The coach with a global perspective understands that the influence they provide lasts well after the season is over.  The key moments of on field instruction have the opportunity to provide the most significant impact in the life of the athlete.  The coach that comprehends this process provides value beyond their win/loss record.  They make a significant positive difference in the life path of the athlete.

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