Skills Acquisition Program

Skills Acquisition Program

There are lots of great academies for your young son or daughter to acquire and develop skills in soccer. The premise of an academy is normally for development purposes. Soccer at a higher level is biomechanically  very complex and requires constant practice to get...
Passing

Passing

Passing is the most widely used aspect of the professional game. So having you son/daughter understand the role of passing instead of just kicking the ball hard. Soccer is a team sport. This aspects does take patients,  in kids football that many goals are scored by...
Fifa Worldcup – Socceroos InfoGraphic

Fifa Worldcup – Socceroos InfoGraphic

Great poster to show the kids about the FIFA World Cup Socceroos campaign Aussies and the World Cup Australia has qualified for the World Cup 4 times, in 1974, 2006, 2010 and 2014. Their first goal in a qualifier: Len Scheinflug, with a penalty kick in the 70th minute...
Soccer drills and skills – a Introduction

Soccer drills and skills – a Introduction

Your son or daughter has joined their first soccer team and you want know what should he she be practicing at home. What are the best soccer drills and skills? In this multi-part series ( passing, kicking, dribbling, playing with both feet and juggling) will look at...
Top A-League Goals

Top A-League Goals

You can tell that the A-League is always improving. Like any spectator I like to see goals. Here is a selection of top goals compiled by AGF Productions Round 10-18   Round 1-9    ...

Soccer Number and Field Positions Explained

This post explains soccer positions for kids soccer.  The coach shouts “play the number 10 position” what does this mean ?Have you ever wondered why the GoalKeeper always has the Number 1 on his/her soccer shirt or what is the significant of Messi number...
Supporting Your Local A-League

Supporting Your Local A-League

One of the first questions I always ask of other Soccer Dads is  which A-league team do you support? The answer receive quite often is ” I don’t,  I prefer EPL”.  I don’t follow A-league because the standard is not as good. My response to their...