Tag: offside trap

  • Simple Tips that will Significantly Impact Games

    I have written 20 articles for coaches who tend to over-coach, place too much importance on the X\’s and O\’s, and don\’t let their players go out and have fun and make mistakes. Since the articles were written during the first few months of the blog, they don\’t get the visibility they deserve. The articles…

  • Playing Out-of-Position is Good

    There is a lot of truth to the saying, \”Good forwards make the best defenders and good defenders make the best forwards\”. Players should welcome an opportunity to play out-of-position. Coaches have a responsibility to provide this opportunity. Players and the team will benefit.

  • 2-3 Goal Difference Per Game: No Offside Traps

    An offside is one of the most difficult tactics to implement successfully. Professional teams have a tough time. A team is only asking for trouble if this is part of their strategy, especially young teams. Don\’t do it!