Author Archives: fcbirrarung

Job Opportunity: Administration Officer

Are you available for 14-20 hours a week and want to make a difference to local junior football (also know as soccer)? FCB is looking for a suitably qualified, sports minded individual to look after the club’s administration and communication functions. … Continue reading

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Playing Up an Age Group

  Do you have a particularly talented player in your team? Often in smaller grassroots clubs (in terms of the total number of registered players), there might not be a team in a higher division for this talented player to … Continue reading

Posted in Coaching, Player development

Working With Parents

Working with Parents Have you ever had issues with parents coaching the players during matches? They could sending conflicting messages to your instructions, or it might just be a case of too many voices potentially distracting the players from making … Continue reading

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“Just play games”

So, it’s pre-season and you’ve been handed a bunch of players (many of whom you might not know), some balls and equipment (but not that much), and asked to run a training session for them. Although you might have a … Continue reading

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