Equal game time is important in the development of young players – PA Curran

Jun 22, 20 Equal game time is important in the development of young players – PA Curran

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SO MUCH has changed in my 20 years of coaching sports. Concepts. Kids. Parents. They’ve all changed. Some changes are for the better and some are not. Parents are now visible at games. This is great to see once they know how to behave but unfortunately some don’t and it causes stress for their child and, sometimes,...

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Coaching Content Zone

We’ve updated the Coaching Zone Content and added some of my favourite sessions and presentation. If you have any recommendations on content to add please let me know. This section will be updated regularly. -End We always like to hear your opinions and views. If you feel you have something to say or content to...

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COVID19 Home Strength & Conditioning for Youth Football – 6 Week Programme

Mar 15, 20 COVID19 Home Strength & Conditioning for Youth Football – 6 Week Programme

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Home Strength & Conditioning for Youth Football by Alan Byrne of Prometheus Performance & Lourdes Celtic FC Alan says, during this Covid-19 pandemic, it is vital that we remain focused, confident and determined to stay on top of our physical and mental health and take seriously our responsibility when it comes to social...

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Coach Education with Mark O’Sullivan

I’m delighted to announce that I will be holding an event in Dublin 15 on Monday 02 March 8pm with Uefa A Coach Mark O’Sullivan @markstkhlm AIK: Player+coach dev+mentor. District Coach Educator. Coach Ed consult. PhD research. This is a complimentary event (VENUE: St Mochtas Parish Centre next door to Castleknock...

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FAI/FINGAL FUTSAL For u8s to u16s

The FAI/Fingal U8 Futsal Module will run for 6 weeks from Jan 11/12th to Feb 15/16th. All games are 5v5 and teams will be graded to play against similar level teams. Only open to U8 teams (born 2012) with teams playing playing 1 x 50min game (2 min H/T) each week. SIGN UP HERE FOR U8s : REGISTER NOW FAI/Fingal Futsal...

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Irish Football Parents Conference – Dec 14th’2019

Nov 12, 19 Irish Football Parents Conference – Dec 14th’2019

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Are you a parent or guardian of a young person with ambitions of pursuing a career as a professional footballer?If your child has that potential then getting the right advice can be difficult. Seeking to maintain a balanced approach to their education and personal development can be a challenge. The Irish Football Parents...

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RAY POWER – Deliberate Football Practice

Jul 17, 19 RAY POWER – Deliberate Football Practice

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In football, attacking sessions are loved by players. The chance to be creative, attack and score goals is hugely prized by players at all levels of the game.The final piece of the game is creating and scoring goals, and it has the reputation of being the most difficult part of the game – not many other sports can...

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