Understand Who You Coach – by Chris Panayiotou

Chris Panayiotou is the Grassroots Developmental Technical Director at VA Rush. 

It’s vital for Soccer Coaching and Education to understand that humans, contrary to other animals, have a different maturation process.

Adults are not older kids, or from a different perspective, kids are not mini adults. They think and behave in ways that differ from adults.

Always understand who you coach, that’s the very cornerstone of youth coaching.

A must see for everybody starting a coaching career.