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.
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.
HAPPY FEET is the ultimate resource for soccer parents. Written by Dan Blank, a Division I college soccer coach and best-selling author of Soccer iQ, it will give you a better understanding of the sport, its rules and terminology, and teach you everything you need to help your child stay in love with, and playing, the game. Includes links to helpful companion videos.
A fantastic journey into the exciting world of the English Premier League. Fact filled pages with everything you need to know about the top twenty English Premier League teams. A brief history of every single club and our predictions for this season. Get this simple guide so you can impress your friends and colleagues with you knowledge of the worlds greatest league.
Following the retirement of Sir Alex Ferguson, Manchester United faced seismic changes in the summer of 2013. This is the story of the first half of the 2013/14 season and follows David Moyes fluctuating fortunes as he tackles the biggest job in professional sport. With expert analysis from United insiders whose careers span the last 6 decades author Wayne Barton analyses Moyes first 5 months.
Fact filled pages with everything you need to know about the English Premier League teams. Riveting history of all the clubs and our predictions for the coming season. Get this simple guide now and impress your friends and colleagues with your knowledge of the greatest league on earth.
From Porto to Chelsea, and Inter to Real Madrid – the Mourinho story is as intriguing as the man himself. Now, a new challenge awaits at Stamford Bridge. Covering the Mourinho story to October 2013 and featuring numerous exclusive interviews with figures not synonymous with the traditional Mourinho narrative.