Dispelling the Myths of Soccer Fitness – with Raymond Veheijen

Raymond Verheijen is a professional coach from the Netherlands, who has been on national team coaching staffs at 4 World Cups and 4 European Championships – with the Netherlands, South Korea and Russia. He has worked with several club sides, including Barcelona, Zenit Saint Petersburg, Chelsea and Manchester City. Raymond became a UEFA Pro-licence instructor in 1998. His first course…

Working with Players and Parents – Mike LeClare

We talk to Mike LeClare about team building activities, improving team spirit and managing the player and parent groups. Mike “Squid” LeClare grew up playing club in Denver before coaching teams at Colorado United and Broomfield Blast. He still plays on indoor teams in the area and is an ardent follower of Chelsea in the…

Playing at a D3 College – Matt Fannon

Matt Fannon played for Division 2 Davis and Elkins University after time at academies in Darlington and Nottingham Forest in England. He got his NSCAA Premier Diploma and coached youth club teams, before becoming Assistant Coach at Regis University. After a spell in Laramie working as Assistant Coach at the University of Wyoming, Matt became Head…