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Anthony Latronica – Way of Champions Podcast

Listen to this great conversation between John O’Sullivan from the Way of Champions Podcast and our Co-founder, Anthony Latronica.  Hear Anthony’s unique and valuable perspective on player development from youth to…

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North Carolina Courage: New Training Game

Thanks to Paul Riley and the rest of the staff at NWSL’s Carolina Courage, I was fortunate enough to see a training game that I had never seen before.  It will be added to my training games library immediately as it ticks a number of necessary youth player development boxes.

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Mick McDermott Podcast

Listen to this new Just Kickin’ It Podcast from Mick McDermott, international football coach and SoccerSpecific Co-founder!

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Challenging Players To Take Individual Responsibility For The Ball

Scott Daiutolo is a coach with West-Mont United Soccer Association in southeastern Pennsylvania, a four-time National Champion with Radnor United’s men’s adult soccer team, played Division I college soccer at…

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Pitches

The vast majority of players & coaches just accept any surface that is relatively flat, stone/dirt free and flat. We just accept a pitch for what it is – a playing surface to facilitate a game, come rain or come shine, mud, snow and sometimes ice. Former Director of Soccer Development for the Maryland State Soccer Association, Graham Ramsay, shares his thoughts.

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Pet Peeve

Some thoughts on why ‘two-footed-ness’ is essential in today’s game.

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The Apache Tribe, Whiteriver, Blue Wristbands And Little Miss Small Fry

Anthony Latronica, Co-founder and Vice President of SoccerSpecific, reflects on his recent experience working at the 2017 NativeVision Sports and Lifeskills Camp. Don’t miss this great read!

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Clint Peay

New Just Kickin’ It podcast with US Soccer Federation Technical Advisor and U14 Boys National Team Head Coach, Clint Peay!

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The Acorn League

Graham Ramsay gives his thoughts on an important question: “How can we transform this mass of soccer players in the USA to become a power in every sense of the word?”

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Phil Wheddon

Listen to our new Just Kickin’ It podcast with Phil Wheddon, Director and Founder of GK One and the International Goalkeeper Coaches Conference.

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Parents Must Play

This past week I did something I have never done before in coaching….I invited the parents of our youth academy (U9/U10) players to come out for a match against their children.

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Todd Beane

Listen to the new podcast from our friends at Just Kickin’ it featuring our partner, Todd Beane, Founder of TOVO Academy Barcelona. This is a MUST listen!