Coaches spend an awful lot of time teaching tactics, often telling players, for instance, that they need to stay in their positions. But what's sometimes lost is the fact that soccer is a free-flowing expression of how you want to see the game unfold.
How to Talk to College Coaches
Posted by Avi Stopper on Feb. 21, 5:30 p.m.
While coaches do a lot of calling, players don't have to wait around for the phone to ring. Instead, pick up the phone, shake the nervousness out of your fingers and make the call. But then what?
Keeping Your Expectations in Check
Posted by Eric Steege on Feb. 7, 1:30 p.m.
As a coach it is natural to have your "favorite" players. However, the positive and negative expectations you form about players on your team affects not only your own behavior toward them but also the feelings and performance of those players.