Entries by PL-Football

NEW IN PL FOOTBALL application

Hi All, New in PL Football will be the section within the training exercises; Tactical Training. The exercises are prepared as a specific situation that you as a c coach can prepare for your team. It will improve the knowledge of your players about how you want them to play in all key moments. As a coach you are responsible for sharing with your…

Re-set your football philosophy

What we are trying to do at PL-Football with our football activities is to influence your thoughts about football. To many times I hear that football is just a sport! I think a sport needs to be played well and organized! At all levels the intention should be to enjoy and to play as good as you can! Reaching maximum potential as a…

Football without football

What kind of impression it gives you; “Football without football?” Well, as a football academy manager, I can tell you that when football is your profession it still keeps you busy during the days of Corona. Where the hope at first was that maybe we would still finish the season, we can conclude that the season of youth football will be…

Goals and dreams

A new year started, a new season started or the second half of the season started but most important is that your energy will focus you on your goal for this year but also bringing you closer to your dreams as a club, coach or football player. We need to set goals this year that will improve us at the end of this season or year. The goal will…

Connection between the academy and First team

First team and academies need to connect, Clubs need to add to their philosophy a clear movement of players from the academy to the first team. When is a player ready? When should he be ready but most important does the club create opportunities for these young talented players that are the future of the club? At this moment clubs wake up…

Amazing future ahead

I thought the changes that I have created, together with all coaches, for football clubs by influencing their thoughts about the academy philosophy , the players that they produced and the level that those players are performing at gave them a foundation for the years to come. The Champions league, europa league and national team qualifications for EC…

HOW TO PROTECT YOUR INVESTMENT IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF YOUTH FOOTBALL?

Development compensation is common in most of the European football countries. In all countries it is clear at what age it starts. If clubs start their serious development from the age that compensation start, they could lose a lot of quality development time. Therefore, is it not honest that if you invest early, you should be compensated from the moment…

TACTICAL FLEXIBILITY

What do we mean with the words “Tactical flexibility”in football? One coach thinks it means that a team should be able to play different systems in a competition; the second coachwill say that he wants his team to be able to change systems during a match; the third coachwill say that he wants his team to be able to be…

Coaching the coaches

How to coach the coaches, is something that is important when working as an Academy Director or Sport Director. As club management your director has a role of following the philosophy and maintain the direction that has been set by the club, with the intention to strengthen it. The club can also give the Academy Director or Sport Director the opportunity…