CONTENTS - DrillBoard Playbook: 50 Fun Drills and Practices Volume 1 (CD-ROM format) is an invaluable tool for any youth team coach, teacher or football player. There are 50 ready to use fun drills and practises for passing, receiving, traveling with the ball and striking. This book should be used as an integral aid for all youth football coaches and teacher lesson planning, or for players wishing to develop their own understanding of the game. The drills are fully compatible with the leading DrillBoard Soccer Coaching Software allowing coaches and teachers to communicate visually and set up, save, print or e-mail training sessions quickly and simply. AUTHORS - Damian Roden is the Head of Sports Science for English Premier league team Manchester City Football Club. He is a UEFA "Pro" licence holder and possesses a Masters degree (MSc) in Sports Science. Richard Donnelly is a lecturer of Sports Science and is responsible for football development at his college. He is completing his UEFA "A" licence and has a Masters degree in Sports Science. He is a Scout and Development Coach for Manchester United Football Club. James Hunter has a BSc in Sports Management as well as being a UEFA "Pro" licence holder. He is a Coaching Development Manager for the Welsh Football Association where he delivers coach education courses including the UEFA "A" and Professional licences. Kevin Thelwell BSc (with honours) is the former Director of Coach Education for the Welsh Football Association. He is currently the Academy Manager Director for English Championship club Wolverhampton Wanderers. He is also a UEFA "Pro" licence holder.
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