The 5-Minute Football Coach #58
First-touch finish drill, Advice for parents, Book recommendations
I hope you’re all well!
Here are your 3 coaching tips for this week:
⚽️ Practice of the week
A really nice drill, especially for younger players: 3v3 with first-touch finish, lots of touches of the ball and 1-on-1s.
First touch finishing 3v3. Ideal for 8+ age groups. 🔎: 🗣️ Communication ⚽️ 1v1 behaviour 👌 Quality passing 🧠 Concentration Created with @TacticalPad.
📖 Topic of the week
The start of the new season (hopefully soon!) could be a great time to advise keen parents on how best to support their child’s football. Innerdrive has 8 good tips, well worth sharing:
Also, and more succinctly:
💡 Idea of the week
Last but not least, Michael Beale (Chelsea, Liverpool and Rangers youth/assistant manager) with a few book recommendations. Take your pick!
Have a great week
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