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Advice for Young Soccer Coaches

I have had the great pleasure to be able to mentor young coaches the last ten years. While, they were not all young- they were new to the coaching field. 1,108 more words


What a party.

As I reported in an earlier blog a couple of days ago, I have just had my 80th birthday. A week or so prior, one of my friends called to ask what I was doing and “how about we get a couple of the Allies together and go to dinner”. 1,621 more words


Top 10 Highest Paid Soccer Players in South Africa PSL 2015 | Top 10 Highest Paid | Athletes, Actors, Soccer Players

Top 10 Highest Paid Soccer Players in South Africa PSL 2015: The world is full of several athletes who are brilliant in their respective field of sports. 74 more words


3 Soccer Specific Needs for Speed: Part 1-Acceleration

The term “speed kills” is used frequently in the game of soccer because 80% of sprints during a soccer game are without the ball. Hence, a… 368 more words

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U.S. Soccer Recommends Ban On Headers By Youngest Players As Part Of New Concussion Protocols

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The U.S. Soccer Federation is recommending a ban on headers for players 10 and under, limits for players between 11 and 13 and having medical professionals rather than coaches make decisions on whether players suspected of concussions can remain in games. 482 more words


Blog post 4

After reading “Swales Concept of Discourse Community”, I could identify two of them within the research I have been doing for the past few weeks. The first discourse community I will identify are the hooligans. 461 more words