Recommended Reading

A fascinating insight into the enclosed world of football scouts in the UK

Universality | The Blueprint For Soccer’s New Era is a voyage into football, as well as a lesson for coaches, players and fans who seek to know and anticipate where the game of the future is heading.

Unafraid to speak his mind, Matthew Whitehouse makes a well researched and compelling case for all footballing parties to work together to improve standards and modernise their approach.

Soccer iQ is an easy read and a quick-fix to the most common yet critically important soccer problems.

BEN SMITH: PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALLER. Recognise the name? Of course you don’t. That’s because most of Smith’s years in the game were spent outside the vaunted, big-money environs of the Premier League.

Forget Torres, Rooney, Beckham and the like. This is what football is really about. One man’s story of a career in the lower leagues.

This book explores how the best soccer players in the world think and gives the reader step-by-step ways to do the same.

This is not a traditional soccer coaching book filled with drills or tactics or playing patterns. This book is about getting the very best from you, the coach, and helping you develop a coaching culture of excellence and world class football mindsets.

This is the hilarious story of Jim White’s time as manager of his son’s football team: the highs, the lows, and the dog turd in the centre circle.

Full of exercises with clear illustrations, coaching points and progressions, this is a very “usable” coaching book