The Modern Soccer Coach 2014

New book by Gary Curneen which identifies a four dimensional approach that must be targeted by coaches who want to maximize a team’s potential – the Technical, Tactical, Physical, and Mental sides to the game. Released November 2013.

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Sharing multifunctional sessions that focus on modern ways of developing players and teams.

Student Of The Game

Always looking for new and innovative ideas from the very best coaches in the world.

Mentality

Small differences in mindset can lead to huge differences in performance

Love Of The Game

Always looking to improve, always embracing the unknown, and always enjoying the journey.

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About Me

Gary Curneen is the Head Women's Soccer Coach at California State University Bakersfield.

Prior to this he was the Assistant Women's Soccer Coach at University of Cincinnati and at Wingate University NC. Gary holds a UEFA 'A' License from the Irish FA and a "Premier Diploma" from the NSCAA.

Originally from Omagh, Northern Ireland, he gained a Master’s in Business Administration from Wingate University NC, where he coached the Lady Bulldogs to a 95-48-8 record along with their first ever SAC Championship and place in the NCAA Tournament.

He is the author of 'The Modern Soccer Coach 2014'.

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  • A coach must be willing to make unpopular decisions. Player-pleasing invites you to make decisions based on individual values, not team.

  • Hard work, intense sessions, and high commitment levels aren't for every player. Neither is success, achievement, and excellence.

  • Interesting article about Southgate's work with England. Plenty of good work being done on and off the field. twitter.com/mailsport/stat…

  • Great defending wins championships. Always has, always will. We can argue about entertainment but Chelsea have only one aim. Great team.