COACHING AMERICAN SOCCER RECOMMENDS
The following soccer coaching websites and materials are recommended by CoachingAmericanSoccer.com:
International Football Association Board (IFAB) – Organization that maintains the “Laws of the Game,” the rules of soccer.
The Laws of the Game – The international rules of soccer maintained by the International Football Association Board (IFAB).
International Federation of Association Football (FIFA) – Organization that administers world soccer.
U.S. Soccer – ussoccer.com; USSF; FIFA-recognized organization that administers soccer in the United States.
United States Soccer Federation (USSF) – Same as U. S. Soccer.
U.S. Youth Soccer (USYSA) – usyouthsoccer.org; arm of USSF that promotes youth soccer in the United States.
SoccerDictionary.biz – Home of The ULTIMATE SOCCER DICTIONARY of American Terms.
soccer.com – Huge on-line selection of soccer equipment, team uniforms, apparel and gifts.
Major League Soccer – MLS; premier United States men’s professional league.
National Women’s Professional Soccer League – NWSL; premier United States women’s professional league.
Soccer.org – Computer games and activities for kids.
Soccer Wikipedia – Wikipedia article with a basic overview and background of soccer.
ESPN Soccer – espnfc.com coverage of world football.
GotSoccer – Travel team rankings, tournaments, magazine, and software; contains a series of very clever videos.
eTeamz – free soccer websites.
Demosphere – Soccer administrative tools.
United Soccer Coaches – Soccer coaching education (formerly the National Soccer Coaches Association of America – NSCAA).
Soccer Learning Systems – SLS; soccer instructional materials, especially videos.
ULTIMATE SOCCER DICTIONARY of American Terms – Amazon.com
easy-Sports graphics – Soccer graphics software.
easy-Sports animation – Soccer animation software.
Soccer America – socceramerica.com magazine; scores, news, commentary and more.
Coerver Coaching – Internationally-known Dutch coach instructional soccer programs.
EA Sports – FIFA YY – Electronic Arts (EA Sports) top-selling electronic soccer game in the world where “YY” is the current year.
Jaypro Sports – Goals and other equipment.
World Class Coaching – Articles and drills provided by coaches from around the world.
Dinn Brothers Trophies – Soccer specialty trophies, medals, plaques, and awards.
“Preventive Officiating” – Instructional book on soccer referee mechanics and the Laws of the Game. (NOTE: Be aware that this may not be up-to-date with the latest rule changes.)
SimplyHealthFitness – Summary of how to improve soccer skills.
SoccerShots – Where available, instructional alternative for children 3-to-8 years old that is not the outdated, competitive-games, Club approach.
DutchReferee.com – Timely, informative and accurate discussion about the Laws of the Game, and potential changes and explanations of the Laws.
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