Training five- to six-year olds

Part 4 by Richard Moller (DOC and Head Coach at Maryland F.C.) Sample Drill Out of the ocean! Setup 1. Using cones, mark out a 15 x 15-yard “ocean” (field). 2. Assign eigh...Read More

Training five- to six-year olds

Part 3 by Richard Moller (DOC and Head Coach at Maryland F.C.) Building Blocks 1.    Comprehensive movement training a.    general movement training (ba...Read More

Training five- to six-year olds

Part 2 by Richard Moller (DOC and Head Coach at Maryland F.C.) Choose age-appropriate objectives and activities 1.    Enjoyment of the game: To create it, you have got to let...Read More

Training five- to six-year olds

Part 1 by Richard Moller (DOC and Head Coach at Maryland F.C.) Comprehensive movement training has a profound effect on personal growth and should therefore be part of every play session for four-...Read More

What does it take to be a midfielder? (Part B)

How often is the central midfielder involved in plays involving the ball? (please click here to read Part A) In the 10 matches analyzed, we observed a total of 609 plays involving one central m...Read More