I recently caught up with soccer coach Jed Davies to discuss the training and development of young football players. His words are a must read for any young player or coach looking for some insight into the complex world of youth coaching.
“The role of an academy coach is to promote an environment where players are highly-focused, trusting of themselves and others, and able to grow as leaders. Coaches must also ensure that the passion for football is being fed.”
“Kids need heroes, not criticism.”
Read the full interview on the Ertheo website.