Our goal is to bring in-depth content to coaches with a combination of interviews, chats, and personal thoughts on the topics that really matter in the beautiful game and elite-level sport. Enjoy and thanks for listening! - Gary
Coaching Your Coaches - Jake Henry
Gary is joined by Jake Henry, Head of Coach Development at Notts County, to discuss the role of overseeing coach development within a club framework.
Having also worked at Nottingham forest as Coaching and Development Lead in recent years, Jake share his perspective and insight on:
- Providing feedback for coaches
- Creating a development plan for coaches
- Recruitment of coaches
- Successful habits that club coaches can build
- Similarities in player and coach development
And much more!!
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Brazilian Player Development & Role of Analysis at Flamengo with Caique Andrade
Gary is joined by Flamengo analyst and coach, Caique Andrade, to discuss the process of player development in Brazil and the role analysis plays. In this interview Caique talks about:
- What areas are prioritized with talent identification
- Positionalism and Relationism: will it move to youth levels?
- Freedom versus Structure in youth environments
- The importance of analysts understanding multiple facets of the game
And much more!!
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Vasco da Gama, Genoa and Set-Piece Coaching with Alex Clapham
Gary is joined by UEFA Pro coach, Alex Clapham,
to discuss his experiences at the highest levels of the game in Italy, Brazil, Spain, England and Sweden. Alex shares his recent experiences at Vasco da Gama and Genoa, as well as his philosophy around specialization and set-piece coaching.
Alex is currently a Tactical Advisor with 777 Partner and also runs the highly acclaimed Cano Football account on Twitter (see below).
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Outside Your Comfort Zone! Academy Coaching at Atlético Madrid with Simon Goodey
We are joined by Atlético Madrid academy coach, Simon Goodey, to discuss life at one of the biggest clubs in the world. Having previously worked at Fulham, Bournemouth, Southampton, and Palace, Simon shares his views on player development, coaching curriculums and cultural differences in Spain.
Alongside player development, Simon shares his unique journey in coach education taking his UEFA 'A' License in Spain and having to present in a different language. A fascinating insight into development and learning!
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Psychology Alongside Coaching & Life at Villarreal CF Academy - Kristopher O’Hare
Gary is joined by Kristopher O'Hare, who has a unique coach and psychology role at Villarreal CF Academy in Spain. He discusses the role of culture, psychology, and how we can learn to understand and impact both in an elite environment. In addition, Kris discusses life at a La Liga academy and compares it to UK/USA youth development models.
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Building a Scouting Report & Player Recruitment with Darren Rhodes
Gary is joined by Lead Academy Scout at Preston North End FC, Darren Rhodes to discuss building an elite level scouting report. Darren is also a current UCFB Student studying Talent Development and talks about:
- Where do you start when building a report?
- How do you manage subjective and objective information?
- How much information is too much?
- Where do you start with talent identification at youth level?
And much more!!
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Brilliant insights to learn & develop
Fantastic Podcast for Coaches at all levels
This is my go to Podcast every week. Excellent level of details and discussions from a wide range of guests. Love it!
Great learning tool
Fantastic for young coaches to learn from the best and implement it in to your own systems and sessions