An example of character at the highest levels - Refusing a Penalty

Interesting Articles

  • Skills and tactics are important, but don't forget about how to play the game. It's about sportsmanship: Coaches Promoting Good Sportsmanship

  • A good article for Advanced Athletes playing at a high level.  The Mental Game of Soccer

  • Being a coach is difficult. Coaches must find ways to give technical information and not empty praise. Here's an interesting article by Alfie Kohn: Five Reasons to Stop Saying "Good Job!'"

  • What USSF thinks about Inclusion and Access USSF info

  • Over the last several years, the medical field is learning more about the effects and re-occurrence of concussions and the subtitles of the signs and symptoms relating to a Trauma Head Injury (TBI). It is very important to get immediate treatment from a healthcare provider whenever their is a possibility of a concussion. Read more