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Did you have a good game?

Two big frustrations I had when I played was not getting the ball when in a good position and getting conflicting shouts from the sidelines. You know what I mean when you hear something like ‘you have to be there to support’ and then the next time you make sure you are there to support the player and the situation pans out differently and you hear something like ‘you have to fill the box’. 614 more words

All Hail The Hoodie: 10 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Patriots Coach Bill Belichick

Since the New England Patriots won their fourth Super Bowl with Bill Belichick in February, he’s been busy overhauling the team’s roster. The Patriots parted ways with defensive lineman Vince Wilfork after 11 seasons in New England, and cornerbacks Darrelle Revis and Brandon Browner signed elsewhere. 1,214 more words


Scottish Coach Grieve On Indian Super League

By Dan Kelly.

One of Britain’s most adventurous football coaches believes Indian football has the potential to thrive through the newly founded Indian Super League. 278 more words


Players who are a 'nightmare' at training

For the umpteenth time this week I was reminded how coaching is so much more than I ever thought it was when I first started. I would say one of the big changes in me since I began coaching is that I no longer assume every player who shows up for a session is ready, prepared and totally focused on improving as there is nothing going on in their life that is more important. 831 more words

Coaching - OTu Model

I would imagine that not many coaches out there are aware of the GAA’s very own coaching framework known as the OTú Coaching Model (see below) 209 more words


Planning your Session

Fail to Prepare, Prepare to Fail – Roy Keane

As mainstream and cliched as the above quote sounds it is certainly a meaningful one when talking about the majority of GAA sessions I endured as a young GAA player.

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Masterclass with John Cartwright at the London Football Coaches Association

I’ve got the coaching feeling back.

One thing I’ve experienced this past year and a half is going after your dream is not straightforward. Sometimes you can stray and become sidetracked with things that are not important. 999 more words

Rise Of The Coach