Our YouTube channel showcases activities that we use to develop our players. YouTube link:
Position Specific Responsibilities and Player Self-Evaluation System
How well do your players understand their role on the field? Click here for an example responsibilities template for a college level player. A simpler version could be formulated for younger players to focus on principles of play, since playing in multiple positions should be an integral part of their development plan.
How do your players reflect on their performance and utilizes goal setting? Click here for an example template.
Coaching Licenses and Diplomas
The following organizations and governing bodies have all shaped the O'Neill Soccer Academy coaching philosophy and teaching philosophy. All highly recommended!
United States Soccer Federation (USSF) Coaching Education: http://www.ussoccer.com/coaching-education
National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA): http://www.nscaa.com/
English Football Association (FA): http://www.thefa.com/get-involved/coach
Inspire Coach Education: http://www.inspirecoaches.com/
The Coaching Manual: https://www.thecoachingmanual.com/
World Class Coaching: http://www.worldclasscoaching.com/
Player Development Project: https://playerdevelopmentproject.com/
Just Kickin' it Pod: https://justkickinitpod.com/
The Coaches Journey Podcast: http://thecoachingjourney.org/the-journey-podcast.html