Coaching Education | March 2007
February 26, 2007 09:00 PM
Strength, courage and skill all play a part in the successful tackle. There are different techniques which can be used and these depend on the position of the attacking player in relation to the defending player. It is best to learn and practice the complex sequences of movement involved in tackling as a whole. The players should be taught these techniques as young as possible.
Click here to download this month’s coaching education article discussing using failures as motivation. US Youth Soccer Coaching Department offers a number of programs to educate new youth coaches and enhance the skills of current coaches, continuing the progress of the game. Don't forget to check out the latest offering from US Youth Soccer the Parents Guide - An Introduction to Youth Soccer, complete with online presentation, quiz and printable certificate of completion. Click here to learn more.
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