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  • Skills and tactics are important, but don't forget about how to play the game. It's about sportsmanship: Coaches Promoting Good Sportsmanship
  • A good article for Advanced Athletes playing at a high level.  The Mental Game of Soccer
  • Being a coach is difficult. Coaches must find ways to give technical infomation and not empty praise. Here's an interesting article by Alfie Kohn: Five Reasons to Stop Saying "Good Job!'"
  • What USS thinks about the best way to develop Young players by Gary R Allen At U14 -Inclusion not Exclusion
  • Over the last several years, the medical field is learning more about the effects and re-occurrence of concussions and the subtitles of the signs and symptoms relating to a Trauma Head Injury (TBI). It is very important to get immediate treatment from a healthcare provider whenever their is a possibility of a concussion. Read more
  • For Youth Coaches - Are you prepared? An article by Vince Ganzberg It takes a Pilot to Land