Coaching Resources

Below you will find resources that are geared towards both new and experienced coaches. 

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US Youth Soccer has created an extensive library of lesson plans, articles, and other resources to help coaches of all levels.

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"Technical Director's Library"

Below is a list of books and podcasts that are recommended by Alabama Soccer Association’s Technical Director.


The Coaching Habit – Stanier

Presence – Amy Cuddy

Fierce Conversations – Susan Scott

Start With Why – Simon Sinek

Grit – Angela Duckworth

Midset – Carol Dweck

The Power of Moments – Chip & Dan Heath

The Agony of Victory – Steve Friedman

Outliers – Malcom Gladwell

Teach Like a Champion – Doug Lemov

Practice Perfect – Doug Lemov


The Talent Equation

Way of Champions