Grassroots Team Building – By Footblogball

Apr 10, 13 Grassroots Team Building – By Footblogball

Posted by in Coaching

NOT ALL CHILDREN WILL BECOME ELITE ATHLETES BUT ONE THING IS CERTAIN , ALL CHILDREN WILL BECOME ADULTS AND HEREIN LIES OUR BIGGEST CHALLENGE AND RESPONSIBILITY. “ Youth Sport Coaching is a complex and multidimensional where the coach can be expected to assume many different roles. Instructor , teacher , trainer , motivator ,...

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Vicente Preaches a pro Ethos by Sarah O’Donovan

Jan 25, 13 Vicente Preaches a pro Ethos by Sarah O’Donovan

Posted by in Coaching Clinics

Portuguese football coach and Youth Academy Director of Sporting Club Braga, Hugo Vicente is in Ireland this week doing coaching clinics, he was brought to Ireland by David Berber of DB Sports Tours. I’ll be helping Hugo out tomorrow night at our Club, where he will be taking the u12’s for what will be a memorable...

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Youth Academies in Europe – REPORT

Nov 13, 12 Youth Academies in Europe – REPORT

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I haven’t read this report in full yet and will review in time. I came across this piece on a friends facebook, Dave Hannigan discusses a lot of the things I have been pushing, to be introduced in Irish schoolboy soccer. Will the FAI ever learn from Ajax? The Dave Hannigan column in the evening Echo LEAFING through an...

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