Sunday, October 20, 2019
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Improving Pre-match Preparation: Game Realistic Warmups

Game Realistic Warmups I was at a 7-aside grassroots game recently where one team did a rondo and a short passing exercise as part of a warmup. The game kicked off, and for the rest of the game, they kicked...

A Parent’s Guide to Motivating their Kids at Football

Parents all know it can be extremely hard to motivate your children these days. In a generation of kids that have become obsessed with computing games and technology, it seems almost impossible to tear them away from the popular...

The Cost of Grassroots Football in England Is Rising — But it’s a Price...

Unless you’re involved in the business side of grassroots football, you probably don’t realise how expensive things can be at this level. After all, you wouldn’t necessarily think that some young people kicking a ball around on some grass...
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5 Training Drills for Improving Touch and Control

One of the main criticisms aimed at young British players involves their relative lack of ball control and technique. For years, the emphasis in youth football in Britain has been concentrated on winning at all costs, lots of competitive...