In “Building a Successful High School Sports Program”, former High School Soccer Coach DeAngelo Wiser addresses the fundamentals of building a successful High School program. The book also includes contributions from a dozen highly successful High School coaches and Athletic Directors who offer decades of real-world wisdom and high-value advice.
Aimed at football coaches of all levels, but with a particular emphasis on coaches who work with youth players, 50 Small-Sided Football Games to Improve Decision-Making is comprised of 50 practices, and carefully designed to be adaptable to suit the needs of the players you work with.
Aimed at football coaches of all levels, but with a particular emphasis on coaches who work with youth players, 50 Attacking Football Exercises to Improve Decision-Making is comprised of 50 practices, and carefully designed to be adaptable to suit the needs of the players you work with.
From the best-selling author of Soccer iQ comes a book dedicated to teaching and organizing a back four. Coach Dan Blank led the Southeastern Conference's best defense at two different universities in consecutive years. It began with a handbook he created for his defenders that ensured everyone was on the same page. Shutout Pizza is a vastly expanded version of that handbook.
This is what your coaches would have said to you if you were a boy, told through the story of a small-college team that won more games than it ever had a right to win. It’s an inspiring and straightforward look at the qualities that define the most competitive females, and what separates the ones who get it from the ones who don't. It's the call-to-arms for competitive female athletes.
POSSESSION provides essential coaching philosophies that break down the art of keeping the ball. It includes dozens of training exercises as well as the mistakes that a coach can expect his players to make during those exercises - and the solutions to correct those mistakes. Filled with simple diagrams, POSSESSION is an easy-to-read guide for coaches who want their teams to keep the ball.
A follow-up to the international best-seller, Soccer iQ, Volume 2 is written in the same conversational and humorous tone as its predecessor. Volume 2 is an easy read that identifies more of the most common soccer mistakes and provides players with simple, connect-the-dots solutions that they can immediately implement into their games. It is another must-have book for any serious soccer player.
- Named the #1 book for Soccer Players and Coaches by Football.com
- Named a Top 5 Book of the Year by the NSCAA Soccer Journal
- A #1 best-seller in the U.S., Canada and Australia
- Includes links to free Soccer iQ companion videos that bring the lessons to life!
Dan Blank has catalogued soccer's most common mistakes and provides simple solutions to help players solve their soccer problems.
Games-based goalkeeper training is about using games and activities drawn from football, selected sports, physical education, sports science, and other spheres, to help progress keepers with the skills they will really need in competitive match situations. Aimed at readers who coach goalkeepers at all levels, from junior level to elite standard.
Winning Your Players offers a clear pathway for soccer coaches who want to develop and nurture young talent to the best of their abilities, and gives insight into situations that require strong leadership at key moments with your team. In those moments we need every resource possible to clearly do what’s best for our team. Winning Your Players is a must during those times.