Don’t fall for false promises

Don’t fall for false promises

I remember when I was a kid that playing in the street I found a soccer ball. It was full of mud, and barely could be found in the middle of the bush. I took it home, washed it, cleaned it up and that ball became my friend. We had lots of fun, we cried…

How to become a Soccer Coach?

How to become a Soccer Coach?

Throughout my professional career, I have had the opportunity to be close to hundreds, or even thousands, of Soccer Coaches. Coaches that reached the success they ambitioned, at different levels, and even some top coaches such as Leonardo Jardim, Rui Faria, Paulo Bento, Luiz Filipe Scolari, Mano Menezes, Fernando Santos and many, many others. I…

What do the clubs most value when they recruit staff?

What do the clubs most value when they recruit staff?

– Exclusive Soccer HUB interview with Dan Fieldsend, the author of the best-selling book “The European Game” a book on the methods used by the top European clubs, visited by Dan, such as Paris Saint-Germain, Olympique Lyon, Athletic Bilbao, FC Porto, Benfica, Sporting Lisbon, Atletico de Madrid, Barcelona, Marseille, Juventus, AC Milan, Basel, FC Bayern,…

How do you train the “creativity” of a Soccer player?

How do you train the “creativity” of a Soccer player?

The Technical Coordinator of the Portuguese Youth National Soccer Teams, Joaquim Milheiro, explains how can we promote training sessions with the objective of developing the creativity of the players: JM: “What we look for is that our training can include a lot of “guided discovery”! In spite of giving immediate solutions to our players, what…