Competitive Edge - Liverpool Manager Jurgen Klopp On Inner Squad Competition

Competitive Edge - Liverpool Manager Jurgen Klopp On Inner Squad Competition

Jurgen Klopp believes fierce competition for places will help ensure that Liverpool take the “next step” this season. The Reds boss says that it is inevitable that some players will be fuming when he picks his line-up for the Premier League home opener at Watford next Saturday. 

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Driving a Soccer Ball Key Coaching Points and Drills

Driving a Soccer Ball Key Coaching Points and Drills

By “Driving” the ball we are referring to striking a ball over long distance “On a Rope” – dead straight with no side spin. This needs to be addressed when the player is at the technical developmental age …say 8 – 12 years of age. Obviously the longer and stronger the legs, normally, the further the player shall be able to drive it.

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Jeff Tipping "The Future is Female" Interview

Jeff Tipping "The Future is Female" Interview

"The Future is Female" proclaimed FIFA at a recent educational summit for women's soccer.  The world recognizes that the trickle of interest in the women's game has turned into a torrent. More and more countries are pouring money into women's soccer.  This has run parallel, in no small part, to the enormous growth of sporting opportunities for women in the USA and, in particular, the rise of women's soccer. This interview, with Scottish radio, outlines the global acknowledgment in the part the USA played in this remarkable cultural shift.

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