Soccer on TV 10/5 – 10/8

soccerBallMidField Today’s Guide The action picks up again on Tuesday with the USA -23s finishing group play in the Concacaf Qlympic qualifying tournament against Panama. (All times Eastern unless noted. TV programming is always subject to change. Besides the exclusive streaming programming listed here, many networks make TV programming available on… Go To Full Post

Treating the common “growing pain” . . . . known as Osgood-Schlatter syndrome

soccerBallMidField Treating the common ‘growing pain’ known as Osgood-Schlatter syndrome By Dev Mishra, M.D. Over the summer a lot of kids came through the office to get “tuned up” for summer activities. Typically we’re dealing with a number of nagging overuse injuries, and one extremely common type is pain in the… Go To Full Post

The fall season’s underway. Is Your first-aid kit in order??

soccerBallMidField The fall season’s underway. Is your first-aid kit in order? By Dev K. Mishra, M.D. With the fall season underway, you’ve made sure your team’s first-aid kit is in order, right? Every youth coach should have a very basic sideline first-aid kit. You should have this at each training session… Go To Full Post

Tipps for Coaching the Little Ones . . . . . . .

soccerBallMidField 11 Tips for Coaching the Little Ones (With the fall season upon us, we reprint this article from 2014. Updated are the resource links at the end of the piece, including the online U.S. Soccer National F License course, for coaches and parents of players ages 5 to 8, which… Go To Full Post