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FUN AND EFFECTIVE SOCCER DRILLS-FROM AN EXPERIENCED COACH IN THE SPORT
Soccer is an exciting sport, but it is even better when your team is playing at its best. The Baffled Parent's Guide to Fix-It Drills for Youth Soccer addresses specific team concerns with energetic drills that will improve your players' skills and help them to properly execute the correct tactics and techniques on the field.
Written by an expert, this extensive collection focuses on problem areas and provides practice activities to ensure you get the best from your young players. Robert Koger looks at each of the problems most commonly faced by youth team coaches and prescribes proper drills to get players and teams to be their best and have fun doing it.
With more than 100 drills, you're guaranteed to find practice solutions for situations such as: My players can't get the ball past the other team's defense. I can't get my players to shoot when they are open. My players move all over the field. My team can't stop opposing goals from corner kicks. My team needs help with general skills areas including dribbling, passing, offense, defense, and goal-keeping.
Written in an easy-to-follow, clearly outlined format, The Baffled Parent's Guide to Fix-It Drills for Youth Soccer is an invaluable teaching tool to have on the field. Don't start coaching without it.
The Rx for soccer successa fullyillustrated, prescriptive guide for parentsand coaches who want to step up theirgameNew in the popular Baffled Parents series, this diagnostichandbook for youth soccer coaches and parentsoffers the most effective solutions to the most commonproblems, from individual weak spots to teamexecution. Organized by skill-set, the book includes diagramsand instructions for warm-ups, cool-downs, andspecialized drills for improving dribbling, shooting, offense, defense, goalkeeping, and more. Written by asoccer coach with over 25 years experience, it alsoincludes a general overview of the sport, with helpfulcoaching hints and strategies for bringing out the bestin every player and team.