Soccer Tough: Simple Football Psychology Techniques to Improve Your Game

Soccer Tough Simple Football Psychology Techniques to Improve Your Game Take a minute to slip into the mind of one of the world s greatest soccer players and imagine a stadium around you Picture a performance under the lights and mentally play the perfect game Technique

  • Title: Soccer Tough: Simple Football Psychology Techniques to Improve Your Game
  • Author: Dan Abrahams
  • ISBN: 9780957051195
  • Page: 199
  • Format: Paperback
  • Take a minute to slip into the mind of one of the world s greatest soccer players and imagine a stadium around you Picture a performance under the lights and mentally play the perfect game Technique, speed and tactical execution are crucial components of winning soccer, but it is mental toughness that marks out the very best players the ability to play when pressure i Take a minute to slip into the mind of one of the world s greatest soccer players and imagine a stadium around you Picture a performance under the lights and mentally play the perfect game Technique, speed and tactical execution are crucial components of winning soccer, but it is mental toughness that marks out the very best players the ability to play when pressure is highest, the opposition is strongest, and fear is greatest Top players and coaches understand the importance of sport psychology in soccer but how do you actually train your mind to become the best player you can be Soccer Tough demystifies this crucial side of the game and offers practical techniques that will enable soccer players of all abilities to actively develop focus, energy, and confidence Soccer Tough will help banish the fear, mistakes, and mental limits that holds players back Soccer psychology consultant Dan Abrahams shares the powerful techniques that have helped him develop reserve team players to become international players, and guided youth team players from slumps to first team contracts.Covering the mental triumphs of some of the world s leading players Soccer Tough will help you become the best player you can be Soccer Tough is for amateur and professional players of all levels, as well as coaches This book explores how the best soccer players in the world think and gives the reader step by step ways to do the same.

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    1. This review is taken from my website The Sports Book Review.Given the fuss made over the fact that the England squad were taking a sports psychologist with them to the Brazil World Cup last summer, you’d think that sports psychology was still some new fad; slightly misunderstood, slightly feared, slightly suspicious. While some of those feeling may well be true for more people than you’d think, the difference that can be made by training your mind to think and perceive differently for sports [...]

    2. Many players are "practice good," but when it comes to high stakes situations, tend to under-perform. Soccer Tough discusses mindsets and techniques that, when applied with intentional effort, promise to unlock a player's full performance potential. I found the book to be helpful but repetitive. I'd like to try some of the techniques during my matches, and will be trying to adopt the mindsets related to practice, staying positive, and understanding my scope of influence. For players of any sport [...]

    3. Very good. Clear, concise, I read this on the kindle and made a lot of highlights and notes and so this will be a book I refer to a lot regarding general mental training and preparation. Uses examples of clients from all different levels of football: it's not just about elite level performance but about every player maximising their own performance given their talent, so relevant to any player.

    4. Mental toughness is crucial, top players have a clear and strong futbol image of themselves, high self belief and confidence is what maintains them at the top

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