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Who wants to be a soccer scout? Raise your hands…

Ok, ok! So many raised hands… I suppose though, that everyone’s dream is to find the new Cristiano Ronaldo and the new Lionel Messi. But, hold on a bit and just do me the favor to sacrifice the next 2 minutes of your life by watching the following video. Are you ready for that? If not,

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Academy Match Analyst

Closing date – Wednesday 15th May An exciting opportunity has arisen at Stoke City Football Club of the English Football League for the position of Academy Match Analyst to support football operations at our Training Ground facility at Clayton Wood in Trent Vale.  The successful applicant will be responsible for providing support to all academy

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FA Youth Coach Developer

Salary: Competitive Type of contract: Full Time Closing Date: 12th May 2019 OUR GOAL Help us develop the world’s best sporting education system and contribute to winning a World Cup. To deliver against this inspiring goal we are changing how we work, reallocating resources and investing heavily to create a team of exceptional people capable

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Blackburn Youth Zone Sports Coach

Organisation: Blackburn Rovers Community Trust Position: BYZ Sports Coach Salary: £17,000 – £19,000 – commensurate on experience Location: Blackburn Youth Zone, Jubilee St, Blackburn BB1 1EP Type of Contract: Full Time – 1 year post with a view to extension (subject to funding and performance) Closing Date: 9:00am on Thursday 11th April 2019 Blackburn Rovers

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Under 18 Assistant Coach – Aston Villa FC

Hours of work: Full time including weekends Salary: Competitive The Role Aston Villa Football Club Academy are looking to recruit a self-motivated, committed, confident and enthusiastic individual to join the Academy in the role of Under 18 Assistant Coach to work within the Professional Development Phase. Working in a High-Performance environment and based on the

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Football Operations Assistant – FL-USA

Overview Want to love what you do in an environment that values learning and growth alongside other high performing individuals? If you answered yes, IMG Academy is hiring. Our unique campus is dedicated to developing the next generation of leaders, champions and influencers.  We believe that each day is an opportunity to achieve dreams and

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Liverpool offensive vigilance

One of the most important principles of the offensive organization moment is the offensive vigilance. It’s also know as defensive vigilance but I prefer the first denomination since at that stage the team is in offensive organization. Basically the offensive vigilance it’s all about the control of the opponent attacking players when our team has

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Strength & Conditioning Coach – Chelsea FC

DEPARTMENT: CFC Women’s Team JOB FUNCTION: To provide and implement strength and conditioning provisions that maximise the athletic ability of each senior Club Player in all aspects, to maximise the quality of team performance and reduce injury risk. Salary: Up to £36500 per annum MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES: To assist in the co-ordination of the provision of

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Talent ID Scouts

Bristol Rovers FC are looking to expand the Recruitment Department of our Category 3 Licenced Academy programme and are accepting applications for new scouts. Successful applicants will report directly to the Head of Academy Recruitment and will support the identification and recruitment of talented local players who have the potential to progress into the Academy

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How to develop “smarter soccer players”?

Since I created the Facebook page Canadian Soccer Coaches Network, very often coaches ask me about Unopposed vs Opposed exercises, how can they help develop “smarter players”? First of all (on a very simple way), I will simplify the concept of Soccer IQ in 3 sub-concepts: Awareness, Decision-making and Space-time. Awareness, Reading the game is

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Youth Soccer Coach – Red Bull New York

With 20 years of coaching expertise, Red Bulls Training Programs are the largest provider of youth soccer training and coach education services throughout the NY/NJ-Metro Area. The number 1 professional coach education team in the NY/NJ-Metro area are here to make you a better coach. COMPANY INFORMATION The New York Red Bulls are one of

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Football Development Officer

Salary: £28,000 -£29,000 per annum Role location: Middlesex FA Offices with regular travel across the County Type of contract: Full Time Closing Date: 23 April 2019 Fixed Term (June 2021) Role purpose: Responsible for developing, managing and monitoring a local development plan with partners for all of football within a number of local authority areas. Identify and

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What makes a great soccer scout?

As athlead steps into its strategic alliance with Soccer Hub, we try and understand the nuances of good scouting. We use this blog as a piece to understand the right attitude and skills that can definitely further any of your scouting careers. Ability to gauge attitudes: Great talent is often misconceived to be inborn, what’s

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Soccer Scouting revolution

Scouting is an activity that exist since we knew football but in recent years had a great visibility due to the phenomenon of social networks. Since the early 2000s several companies have identified a gap in the market and have produced tools to respond to club needs with player databases, statistics and videos on a global

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Keep it simple, yet complex (youth soccer coaching)

Throughout my five last years of football rediscovery, there has been uncountable times where discussions or presentations reinforced the need to read the game keeping its whole complexity. However, everybody knows we can’t manage to learn nor transmit complexity at glance. As any students, players need bits, but coaches may earn in efficiency if they

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