"Breakthrough as a Center Defensive Midfielder."

What does a breakthrough for a Center Defensive Midfielder look like?

Breakthroughs are not the same. Especially when it comes to the position you play on the pitch.

So, what does a breakthrough look like for CDMs?

"The Keys to Self-Confidence"

Preparation and Perspective 

Are you prepared when an opportunity to contribute to your team arises?

Are you confident in your ability to perform when your coach puts you in the starting lineup or gives you more minutes?

"Leadership can't be taught, it can only be learned."
How to provide the right environment for your player to learn Leadership Skills.
"Leadership can’t be taught, it can only be learned."

This quote was coined by Harold Geneen, president of ITT Corp in 1960. Geneen grew this manufacturing company from 765 Million in Sales to 17 Billion in Sales within 7 years.

It’s safe to say Geneen knew his stuff, but what exactly does he mean by this quote? Is it true - You really can't teach leadership?
Elite Players have a Vision
Why a Vision is crucial for your player's success
Most players have 1 of 2 types of goals:
Type 1: A broad goal: “I want to become a professional player.”

Type 2: A specific goal: “I want to play for Manchester United, and I want to be number 20.”

After coaching and mentoring 100s of players, I’ve found that the players with a more specific goal are the ones that become more successful. Why is this ?
The Individual Player Development System™ 
& Why every Coach needs to be a Mentor too.
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