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Recent: December, 2020
In December's The Coaches Collaborative we were honored to have Zeb Jacobs join us as our special guest.  A young coach of only 25 years old,  but with with a wealth of enthusiasm and ideas to develop young players. Zeb shared with us some of the concepts and principles that are being applied and practiced at the Academy of Royal Antwerp,  including the process of unlocking potential in the youth,  and the concepts of guided defending in designing exercises that promote talent and skill development. 

Recent: October, 2020
In October's The Coaches Collaborative we were honored to have Romeo Jozak join us as our special guest.  A developer respected around the world for his work and leadership with the Croatian Football Federation and as the Sporting Director of Dinamo Zagreb one of the most prolific academies in Europe in developing top talents.  Romeo shared with us many insights, including the culture of Croatia- specifically as it related to it's youth structure, entry levels, and key developmental principles and methodology.

Recent: September, 2020

In September's The Coaches Collaborative we had the special priviledge to have Todd Beane, Founder of TOVO Training and TOVO Academy Barcelona join us. In TOVO Training, Beane has combined proven pedagogical practices of experts in the field of education with the visionary components of a total football legend into a dynamic and practical training methodology.  Beane worked with Johan Cruyff for 14 years to create the Cruyff Institute for Sport Studies and to deliver total football training programs to professional clubs worldwide.

Recent: August, 2020    

In August's The Coaches Collaborative special guest Tanner Chassman, Houston Dynamo Academy,  Skills Coach, took us through a deep dive into the many facets and qualities of technique, while also sharing his projects during the Covid-19 times to inspire young players to continue to technically develop while  at home. Tanner's growing expertise in developing and inspiring skillful young players will be a great start to the topic of developing Technical Excellence.

Recent: July 2020 

In July's The Coaches Collaborative the focus was on a very special  and interesting topic: Perception, and the importance of helping young players develop and improve their ability to see more of the game around them.  We had a fantastic presentation by Houston Dynamo Academy, Director of Formation, Hiro Suzuki, who took us on a deep dive into this theme and which included some of the practical methods being used in the Houston Dynamo Academy to improve the skills surveillance- the gathering of information, while on the field.

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Dec. 2020- Coaches Collaborative - Zeb Jacobs - Royal Antwerp