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The Same Word But Different Worlds

In the last 12 months, I have been very interested to understand what does “development” truly means in futsal/soccer to the level of world class detail. Its a term used a lot and in every web page. After researching and

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Development Through Creating

I recently had the honor and privilege to host here the Spanish National Team Futsal Coach for 11 years. Needless to say that the amount of learning and level of details was beyond anything we had seen before. However, one element that

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Is It?

Flavors vs Real Substance. Flavors come and go, substance always stays.  It is a good angle from a players perspective to self train with substance and to search for good substance not flavors and to train a lot, strong and

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The football greats forged by futsal

“Its the quality of a good coach, organization or federation to see things early, not just see them, to develop strong technical players.The Futsal game with good quality coaching can grow strong technical players, in a time where the physical training

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First, Love The Game:

First, Love The Game: I wanted to briefly touch on this concept as a key element toward high quality players.  While there is absolute evidence that coaching environments will impact a player’s ability on level of play, there is great

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“There is always more than one way to climb a mountain.” But…

“There is always more than one way to climb a mountain.”  Though many of them with different outcomes. There is more than one way to grow and develop sound football/soccer players.  Yet the depth of high level training maintains consistency,

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Another Perspective at “Winning Versus Development”

I was recently reminded on this topic from a soccer parent, who always has some amazing feedback and words of wisdom in soccer.  It reminded me to finish a post that I had started a while ago. Winning versus development? 

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Analysis: The Cost of Unidirectional Coaching

The beautiful game is a game of rhythm, building, creativity, and connectivity.  It is an entertaining game, which is fun to watch by billions of people worldwide. However, the element that continues to destroy all those creative bricks of the

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