How are you doing as a Coach?

Following on from the my comments about being humble and willing to learn and develop as a coach for the betterment of your players. I wanted to share an exercise that I recently undertook. We often evaluate players and the team and on occasions have the players...

The Importance of Team Management

Whether you coach at the highest level or you coach a under-8yr olds team you cannot ignore the importance of managing the process. I was lucky enough to spend some time learning from Jerry Smith – the current Santa Clara Women Soccer Head Coach. Jerry has a...

Is Ability Enough? What About Character?

As a coach we take the responsibility of developing players. However it is interesting to look at the other factors that play apart in a players development. You only have to hear the stories of players that have made it to realize that it isn’t ability alone...