Club Head Technical Coach - Juan Cruz Real's Monthly Blog
Article 5- February 2013
As in any sport, specific skills and movements must be mastered to ensure success. This is particularly the case for soccer players. Both aspiring and elite soccer players require a proper training regime in which clear goals are set for the individual.
Article 4- January 2013
Why Players need to be Tactical: Positional Development in Youth Soccer
For players to succeed in soccer it is imperative that proper ‘positioning’ is developed. The most important step in positional development is tactics. This refers to individual or group specific actions with the purpose of determining how a player or team will play the game. To start, a player should have a conceptual understanding of the basic positioning and/or tactical behavior on the field. Once s/he has mastered that, the individual must then learn to coordinate their actions accordingly.
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Article name: Time commitment on development and training
In my first blog we discussed the Mississauga Soccer Club’s (MSC) training methodology and philosophy regarding our approach to Individual Player Development. I would like to expand further and explain the training process for individual players under the Elite Player Development Program.