Soccer Video Tip
What Makes a Great Soccer Coach?
In this video, Nike Soccer Camps provides several tips on how to become a better soccer coach.
No matter how great, there is always room for improvement. These are some of the characteristics that separate a mediocre soccer coach from a great one.
Exercising patience with your campers is important
Each camper is unique in his or her development
It takes time to help players reach their potential
The Ability to Communicate
Focus your communication on important aspects of the game
Don’t ramble on too long… the campers just want to get on with it
Get your message across in an effective manner
Make sure you are always in control
Stick to your script and don’t let your campers get off track
Enforce the rules you abide by
Allow your campers to come to you with comments and concerns
Be open to suggestions from campers
You are likely the person they turn to with a problem
Be creative with your coaching methods
Think up creative ways to inspire your campers