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Tag Archives: Coaching

1st AFC Coach Education Panel meeting 2022-2023 successfully convenes!

The 1st AFC Coach Education Panel Meeting for the term 2022-2023 concluded yesterday, March 1 with members briefed on new initiatives to further enhance coach education in Asia as well as the progress of the AFC Coaching Convention. The virtual meeting was chaired by Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Technical Director …

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Germany’s Pro License Course on DFB Campus: New name, new home!

On February 28, the starting signal for the new pro license course of the German Football Association (DFB) will be given. After ten successful years at the Hennef sports school, the former football teacher training course is getting a new name this year and, with the move to the DFB …

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Mehrajuddin Wadoo: Coach Education has improved a lot in recent years, & is making a difference!

After years of impeccable service to the Indian Men’s Senior National Team including being a part of India’s campaign in the 2011 AFC Asian Cup – Doha, along with representing a host of illustrious clubs across the country, Mehrajuddin Wadoo decided to hang up his playing boots, and put on …

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The countless benefits of the UEFA coach mentor programme!

In a recent in-depth interview, UEFA talked to two participants of the 2019-21 UEFA coach mentor programme – Joseph Montemurro and Renée Slegers – about the benefits of the programme from the perspective of both mentor and mentee. What is the UEFA coach mentor programme? After a successful pilot programme …

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AIFF to organise online refresher course for AFC B Licensed coaches!

After successfully conducting online refresher courses for the AFC ‘C’ License, Futsal Level 1 and Goalkeeping Level 1 coaches over the last few months, the All India Football Federation has now planned an online refresher course for AFC ‘B’ Licensed coaches. The first online refresher course for coaches with AFC …

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Coaches begin Oceania A Licence Coaching journey!

Coaches from four different Oceania Football Confederation (OFC) Member Associations completed their first step towards gaining the region’s highest coaching qualification at the OFC/NZF A Licence Coaching Course between January 24-30. Held in Palmerston North, 22 New Zealand-based coaches and six others from Papua New Guinea, Fiji and the Solomon …

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Female-only coaching courses thrive across Northern Ireland!

The Irish FA Foundation’s female-only coaching courses are proving to be extremely popular across Northern Ireland. Last year saw the biggest uptake to date for courses where only women and girls take part. Five female-only national coaching certificate (NCC) courses were staged – a new record. In the early part …

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Coaches start journey towards OFC Senior C Licence in Solomon Islands!

Seventeen coaches from the Solomon Islands took the first step towards earning their OFC Senior C Licence qualification last month, taking part in a five-day coaching course in Honiara. The course involved theoretical and practical sessions delivered by the Solomon Islands Football Federation technical department, led by Technical Director Moses …

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AIFF to organise online refresher course!

The All India Football Federation will be organising 2 online refresher courses for coaches with AFC/AIFF ‘C’ Diploma. The course will consist of the following topics: Coaching Styles, Shadow Play, importance of Small-Sided-Games (SSG) in Modern Football, Analysing The Game and Football Periodisation. The two courses will be conducted between …

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Finalists for The Best FIFA Women’s Coach & The Best FIFA Men’s Coach announced!

FIFA has announced the finalists for The Best FIFA Women’s Coach and The Best FIFA Men’s Coach awards. The final three nominees for The Best FIFA Women’s Coach are (in alphabetical order): Lluís Cortés (Spain / FC Barcelona) Emma Hayes (England / Chelsea FC Women) Sarina Wiegman (Netherlands / Dutch …

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