Coach’s Corner: Choosing High School Captains

Leadership from Players is important to the success of the team

Players that aren’t true leaders but try to be, always bash other players after a mistake. True leaders on the pitch already assume others will make mistakes.Johan Cruyff

It is a blast choosing Captains and training them for my High School team. I like to impress upon them that this is their team, their friends, and their last high school season if they are seniors. Players consider it a great honor to be a Captain. Let’s help them to become the best Captains they can be. READ MORE

Basic Principles of Play

by Alan Merrick:

Over my years (decades!) of observing competitive older players, I have seen that many often believe that because they played at a higher level as a youth, they will automatically continue (or just deserve) a place in the starting lineup forevermore. However, many of these players lack an understanding of basic principles of play that are a pivotal foundation to the game – and their growth and playing ability are hindered as a result.

Coaches need to do their part to introduce these principles starting with 10, 11, and 12 year old’s. We owe it to this age group to give them appropriate game understanding so that they can fully meet all the demands of the game later. READ MORE

Ejercicio de fútbol 3D CON Box 6v2 Rondo con las niñas

Ejercicio de fútbol 3D MOTI Tactical Work – CON Box 6v2 Rondo con las niñas

Ejercicio de fútbol 3D MOTI Tactical Work – CON Box 6v2 Rondo con las niñas

Rondo 6v2: un Rondo es simplemente una actividad de tener números y retener la posesión de la pelota. Los rondos ayudan a desarrollar el movimiento de la pelota y la comprensión de cómo mantener la pelota y jugar bajo presión.

Haz malabares con un solo rebote – Técnica

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ReverseV 1v1 New

ReverseV 1v1 – New 3D models

This is one of our new 1v1 Skills with Adult 3D models. These will enable players to the the “how” this skill works in 3D defending the ball, maintaining possession.

Check out this skill with Youth 3D models: ReverseV 1v1 Youth

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Overlap Passing Circle

Overlaps Passing Circle Drill from the MOTI Soccer app.

The center circle is ideal for this exercise. This drill focuses on positioning and overlaps. Upon completion of the overlap, the player in possession selects another player to pass to.

Learn about a skill: Outside Hook Turn Skill

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Hacer malabarismos con un solo rebote

Hacer malabarismos con un solo rebote

Malabares con cordones con un rebote es un bloque de partida ideal para hacer malabares. Ayuda a promover la coordinación y el equilibrio. Un excelente calentamiento para todos los jugadores. Más disponible en 3D móvil en su dispositivo móvil.

Rondo con pases de pared y superposiciónACTIVIDAD – Ejercicio táctico

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