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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 right. From an observer point of view the professionals make it look 'easy' but in the background, it takes hours of practice to get right. For example receiving a ball whilst running, looks easy but if we break it down - the player may need to receive the his/her weaker foot, predict the speed, observe the opposition,…
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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 "just kicking" and not by "creating the play" by passing. So at an early age passing is not justly rewarded, so this aspects requires patience and belief by coach and player. One coach explained to be that the Soccer is thinking man's game - like chess. Formation, possession and team work are the most…
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