Clicking for Kicks
Posted by Mike Woitalla on Jul. 24, 2:02 p.m.
To develop skills and master the game, the next best thing to playing is to watch. But a common lament among American coaches, one I've heard even from U.S. national team coaches, is their young players don't watch enough soccer.
Reality Check: What You're Paying For
Posted by Michael Barr on Jul. 2, 11:00 a.m.
There is a young team, within a premier club recognized for its past successes, which is taking things to the extreme in regard to cost, matches, and the player's total involvement in the sport. This team is currently playing more than 80 games per year and practices at least two times per week.