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The REAL Meaning of Great Body Language in Soccer [ARTICLE]

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As you've probably noticed I talk about body language a lot...specifically its importance to your soccer. I tweet about body language every day. I've...... Continue

NCAA Eligibility Center [ARTICLE]

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When the goal is college athletics, the secret to success for many student-athletes often comes down to a simple premise: Knowing what...... Continue

Why Every Soccer Player and Coach Should Utilize Small-Sided Games [ARTICLE]

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The official dimensions of a regulation high school soccer field are 100 yards long and 55 yards wide. Fields can vary up to 20 yards in length and as...... Continue

A Wonderful Side of Soccer - Helping Kids Feel Like They Belong [ARTICLE]

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Gerardo Mercado is a 19-year-old Salvadoran who arrived to the United States in 2013, just before the height of the United States'...... Continue

United Soccer Coaches Announces 2017 High School All-America Teams [ARTICLE]

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United Soccer Coaches announced on Monday the association's High School Boys and Girls All-America Teams for the...... Continue

How to Set up Fundraising for a Soccer Program [ARTICLE]

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Over the course of the past three decades, an increasing number of people in the United States have become fans of...... Continue

Soccer - A Thinking Game [ARTICLE]

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There rarely seems to be a happy medium. Soccer players over-think. Soccer players under-think. When they do think, they can tend to think about the wrong...... Continue

Watching for and Avoiding Burnout [ARTICLE]

by Human Kinetics on

Coaches sometimes joke that there are only two times when they feel stressed-day and night. Although that story represents the extreme case, certainly...... Continue

What Makes a Winner? [ARTICLE]

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As a sports dad and coach for two young daughters, it's hard to avoid the heated debate over Participation Trophies (a debate I'm glad to stay out of). But the...... Continue

Monitoring Team Freshness [ARTICLE]

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I was once present at what appeared to be a near-perfect practice. The practice was on Thursday, and the big game was two days later on Saturday. The head coach...... Continue