Author: Matt Conti

6 Ways to Lead as a Center Attacking Midfielder in Soccer

Leadership as a Center Attacking Midfielder

Center Attacking Midfield, also known as: – The 10 Position – CAM – Center Attacking Mid Leadership in soccer positions such as this one are sorely overlooked. From the looks of it, you have playmakers behind you and playmakers in front of you. What’s the need for leadership here when you have skilled players all…
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May 15, 2019 0
6 Ways a striker can lead their soccer team

6 Ways to Lead as a Striker

The striker, also known as the 9-position. In the soccer community, we all know that the striker’s job is to score goals. However, that’s only one part of the position’s job, the part that the outside world sees. In reality, the striker’s job is to lead their team with skill, foresight, good judgment calls, perseverance,…
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April 11, 2019 0

Be Prepared with the Right Equipment

If you don’t have a table saw, you can’t rip a sheet of plywood. If you don’t have a lawn mower, you can’t mow the lawn. If you don’t have a screwdriver, you can’t screw in a screw. If you don’t have the right equipment to get a job done, you just can’t complete a…
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October 4, 2018 0

Why No Soccer “How-To’s”?

As you can see, I don’t just post a bunch of “How-To” videos of dribbling, juggling, and touches.  Occasionally, I will, but I truly believe that playing good soccer is more about the MINDSET. As long as you train on the fundamentals daily, get the right touches in, and know how to support your teammates,…
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August 20, 2018 0

Why You Should Play Against Better Players

“But they’re better than me!” Not a lot of people like to admit that someone is better than them at anything. It is essential though. You have to be able to admit that a person, or another team, is better than you.  In order to grow, you must play against people and teams that are better than…
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August 2, 2018 0

Improve Ball Control

Better touches on the ball We all want to improve our touches on the ball right?   RIGHT!!  I mean who doesn’t?  There are simple things you can do at home to improve your ball control skills. I need equipment So many people think they need extra equipment. I love training and the best part is…
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July 20, 2018 0

Stand out on the pitch

Standing out There are so many different ways to stand out on the soccer field.  I concentrate on the way that is the most effective and productive for myself and my team.  That is YOU!  You were put on that team for a reason, so show you.  You can go out and train almost daily.  You can…
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July 17, 2018 0

Integrity

I could do an entire 2-hour training on integrity. But I won’t bore you with that here. I will, however, share with you what I do and what I teach my clients about integrity. Also about why I feel it’s so important. Importance First off why is it important to have integrity? The main reason…
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July 14, 2018 0

The Importance of Agility in Soccer

The best part about soccer is that it is never the same and it is always dynamic, meaning the game is ever changing. It’s always changing and we never know exactly what is going to change and where it is going to go.  We can practice different scenarios and different options but we can never…
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July 9, 2018 0

Soccer conditioning Day #5

Soccer conditioning Day #5 Fun Games Today we wanted to share with you some fun games that we like to play, there are a lot more but these are just a few.  Look for future video’s to have some more fun games to play with your kids We start off with some follow the leader,…
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June 15, 2018 0