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Are We Really Coaching Decision Making?

0 Submitted by on Fri, 27 February 2015, 07:21
It has become one of the hottest topics in coaching today. Skill, speed, and power are no longer enough for success if they are not used effectively. Spanish playmaker Andres Iniesta recently said, “Speed of thought and speed of the decision making separates the best players in the world from the rest.” Watch a Champions League game and you will Continue Reading...
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Pressing Session – Cal State Bakersfield 2014

0 Submitted by on Tue, 17 February 2015, 03:13
Below is a pressing training session from California State University, Bakersfield, from the 2014 season. We had the following goals for the session: 1. How do we define effective pressure? Distances and body shape. 2. Nobody works in isolation. Help is arriving quickly – how can you use it to help? 3. Once you win possession – use it! Don’t Continue Reading...
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Shooting Session – Cal State Bakersfield 2014

0 Submitted by on Tue, 17 February 2015, 03:10
Below is a pressing training session from California State University, Bakersfield, from the 2014 season. We had the following goals for the training session: 1. Service into shooter 2. Set for the shot as quick as possible. 3. Hit the target and work the keeper. 4. Always keep the intensity high!...
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Playing Off Target Forward Session – Cal State Bakersfield 2014

0 Submitted by on Tue, 17 February 2015, 03:08
Below is a training session from California State University, Bakersfield, from the 2014 season. We had the following goals for the session: 1. Establishing roles and responsibilities of our center forward when we are in possession. 2. Quality of service into the center forward. Don’t ‘hit and hope’. 3. Once the center forward is in possession, we can take advantage Continue Reading...
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Rotational Possession Session – Cal Sate Bakersfield 2014

0 Submitted by on Tue, 17 February 2015, 03:05
Below is a pressing training session from California State University, Bakersfield, from the 2014 season. We had the following goals for the session: 1. Movement of central midfielders in a 4-3-3 system 2. How can movement from one player, create time and space for another? 3. Take advantage of time and space going forward once it is created....
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