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Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played between two teams of eleven players with a spherical ball

How to Manage Youth Soccer Parent Expectations?

A healthy and open relationship between players, coaches, and parents is critical for the success of any youth soccer team! The focus of youth soccer is not only to watch children learn and grow in both the sport and life,… Continue Reading →

Strength and Conditioning Workouts That Soccer Players Swear By

Soccer is a demanding sport and the training programs are to strictly prevent injuries and also ensure fitness. The modern game especially is competitive and to sustain the whole season, players need to keep themselves fit throughout the year. Training… Continue Reading →

Benefits of using the right sports management software platform

A right sports management software saves time, improves player registrations and revenues, allows to manage teams and schedules easily. Also allows efficient management of players, staff, fields, documents and finally allows to delivers services as promised.

Staying Active Without the Ball at Your Feet

Most young soccer players think a bit too much about what they are going to do with the ball and not so much about staying active without it. This is a shame because you can easily become a better all-around… Continue Reading →

Soccer Workout Drills for Beginners

When teaching soccer to beginners, keep your expectations in line with the skill set of your players and expose them to basic defensive and offensive drills. Focus on basic techniques, such as proper kicking form and dribbling, rather than advanced… Continue Reading →

5 Soccer Workouts For Your Offseason

Soccer Stair Scoops This easy exercise improves abdominal strength for better balance. Begin by sitting on the top of a staircase, letting your feet dangle. Rest your hands behind you, and lean slightly backward. Lift your knees to your chest…. Continue Reading →

15 Top Soccer Coaching Tips

Coaching junior and youth soccer is a tremendous honor. Watching young players develop their soccer skills and grow into confident, young people is a very satisfying pastime. So to help you and your players get the most out of your… Continue Reading →

Dynamic Stretching For Soccer Games & Practice

The new thinking on game and practice preparation embraces “dynamic stretching,”  or activity-based exercises that gradually increase reach and speed to prepare your muscles for movement. Here are a few simple dynamic stretching activities you can perform to warm up… Continue Reading →

Soccer Training Tips: Dead-Ball Strategies

Dead-ball situations offer excellent offensive opportunities for youth soccer players. The defense is in transition. There is the potential for confusion and the goalie is rarely as vulnerable. All of this begs the question: How can youth soccer players consistently… Continue Reading →

Soccer 101: Player Positions & Their Responsibilities

Before you fill up that water bottle and strap on your shin guards, it’s important to know your basic soccer positions. Often in youth soccer, especially at the youngest age groups, players will clump together and crowd their teammates or… Continue Reading →

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