Synopses & Reviews
You volunteered to coach the soccer team, but are you really ready? How will you teach the fundamental skills, run effective practices, and harness the energy of your young team? Fear not: Survival Guide for Coaching Youth Soccer has the answers.
In Survival Guide for Coaching Youth Soccer, longtime coaches Lindsey and Tim Blom share their experience and provide advice you can rely on from first practice to final game.
Develop your players' dribbling, passing, shooting, and goalkeeping skills with the Survival Guide's collection of the game's best youth drills. From basic plays to game-day coaching tips, it's all here--the drills, the plays, the fun.
Survival Guide for Coaching Youth Soccer has everything you need for a rewarding and productive season. So sit back, relax, and enjoy the experience. It will be one that you won't forget.
Gives the nuts and bolts content to get you through the season. Drills designed to allow the entire team to be active. Provides the most effective plays for younger players. Contains in-game coaching tips for the most common situations in youth leagues. Includes instruction for evaluating players, setting goals, and creating a fun and positive environment.
When coaching youth soccer for the first time, your best plan of attack is the definitive resource for the new coaches, "Survival Guide for Coaching Youth Soccer." This book hits every vital point, from establishing team goals to using in-match coaching tips. "Survival Guide" has the been-there, done-that camaraderie necessary for rookie coaches.