Soccer Books
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Below is a list of recommended soccer books arranged by two levels, Beginners and Intermediates.

The beginner books are generally for new coaches in the U-6 to U-10 range while the intermediate books discuss soccer strategy and provide drills that develop players in more of a “team” approach.

All of these books come recommended by other soccer coaches.

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However, I have tried to list them in an order of sorts so that the more highly regarded books are at the top of each list.

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Beginning Level Soccer Books

Intermediate Level Soccer Books

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The Complete Soccer Goalkeeper Not rated yet
Shut down the opponent and stop every shot. Only The Complete Soccer Goalkeeper will show you how to combine awareness, technique, and physical conditioning …

Skills & Strategies for Coaching Youth Soccer Not rated yet
Skills & Strategies for Coaching Soccer provides you with over 125 drills for teaching skills and techniques. You’ll also learn how to develop these skills …

Coaching Youth Soccer (4th ed) Not rated yet
Whether you’re a parent new to coaching or an experienced youth soccer coach, Coaching Youth Soccer is your handbook for a successful season. Through the …

Soccer Practice Games Not rated yet
Soccer’s top practice games book returns bigger and better than ever! Engage your players and make each practice more challenging, productive, and fun …

Survival Guide for Coaching Youth Soccer Not rated yet
You volunteered to coach the soccer team, but are you really ready? How will you teach the fundamental skills, run effective practices, and harness the …

The Baffled Parent's Guide of Fix-It Drills for Youth Soccer Not rated yet
The Baffled Parent’s Guide to Fix-It Drills for Youth Soccer, and is for coaches to be able to find the problem their team is experiencing and then go …

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