Tag Archives: penalty kicks

Does it matter what order you send players to take penalties?

Updated: Thursday, 8:45am (fancy chart added) In light of another bout of Ronaldo playing to the cameras with a face full of restrained aggro at not getting the chance to take Portugal’s fifth penalty, it’s worth looking at this idea … Continue reading

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Try this penalty at your Cup game this weekend

Dare you…   Thanks to Shank for the link.

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Coaching tip: penalty shoot outs for youth players

If you look at youth soccer players at the club level and try to assess the reasons they miss penalty kicks you’ll come up with two main causes: general nerves and indecision. One, nerves, leads to the other, indecision, of … Continue reading

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