Soccer Psychology

The psychological aspects of the game are now deemed as a key element in determining successful outcomes. With teams employing similar tactics and training regimes, players fitter than ever and leading healthy lifestyles, the psychological aspects, including mental toughness, creating performance environments and resolving conflicts, could be the difference between winning and losing.

American sports have long used psychologists to help in this area, and the UK are now exploring their use more and more.

Help up your mental game with some of Forsport’s football specific pyshcology texts.

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Soccer Secrets To Success Book

Book Summary: Laureano Ruiz is the guru of Spanish soccer. He has mentored several top professionals, including Ivan de la Pena, Tente Sanchez and Hristo Stoichkov. In this excellent book, he gives his insights into the game and offers his thoughts on what makes a great player. Includes sections on fitness, nutrition, how young players learn and motivation as well as several educational and entertaining anecdotes from this soccer `maestro`, with over 40 years of experience at every level. This is truly a valuable resource for any coach or player. Author: Laureano Ruiz is truly the guru of spanish soccer. He has helped to develop some of the most highly skilled players in the world, including Ivan Helguera (Spain,Real Madrid), Ivan de la Pena (Spain, Lazio and as a coach at Barcelona had a huge influence on Hristo Stoichkov and even the great Johan Cruyff. Printed: 2001 Pages: 290
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