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Soccer iQ (2 Book Series)

By: Dan Blank
Narrated by: Don Bratschie
Length: 5 hrs and 53 mins
Categories: Self Development, How-To
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Amazon's top two soccer-coaching books have been combined to create one amazing audiobook! Soccer iQ Vol. 1 is an Amazon best seller and an NSCAA Soccer Journal Top 5 Book of the Year! Football.com rated these books number one and number two in its list of the Top 14 Soccer Books for Players and Coaches!

In a world saturated with books about how to coach soccer, Dan Blank finally gives players two books on how to think it. Standing on two decades of collegiate coaching experience, Blank has cataloged soccer's most common mistakes and provides simple, connect-the-dots solutions to help players solve their soccer problems.

Soccer iQ is soccer's first textbook for players; an almanac of smarter soccer decisions intended to flatten out the learning curve. It covers everything from hunting rebounds to the value of the toe-ball; from playing in the rain to the world's dumbest foul. Blank tells his story from the familiar and humorous voice of a coach who has endured years of stress at the hands of his players. Written in plain-spoken language, Soccer iQ is an easy listen and a quick fix to the most common, yet critically important soccer problems. Vol. 2 picks up where Vol. 1 left off, providing even more valuable soccer nuggets for aspiring players.

©2013 Dan Blank (P)2016 Dan Blank

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Soccer GOLD

Best book on making sense of and coaching the thinking part of the game. Every young or want to be coach should read...and all your players too!

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2 fantastic books

Great books! Easy to understand concepts and the narrator Don Bratschie is very good too.

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Book for ALL players.

This book says basically what every coach is thinking in training & in games. Well done!

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  • 03-25-19

Love, love, love...

Words alone can’t express how much I love this series by Dan Blank.

My daughter has learned so much from these books! They’ve created some great “natural” discussion between us about opportunities for take her game to the next level while also acknowledging the things she’s already doing well. In short, Dan has a wonderful way of distilling important soccer “know how” into applicable bite-sized nuggets of goodness that we can appreciate!

Enjoy!

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Detail oriented

Coach Blank uses practical detail oriented scenarios to improve players ability to play the game. His scenarios are often accompanied by advice for coaches on how to implement the lessons during practice.

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all you need to know to execute well on the pitch

my two girls both play soccer and I found that this book gave them between the ears all they need to know to execute at a high level. Thanks coach

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all the stuff you wished your players knew

all the stuff you wished your players knew, great book, well worth the money, I'll be buying copies for my players.

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A soccer must read

Loved the books. A must read for all players and coaches whether you're coaching at the youth level or higher. There's stuff on here for all.

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very good read

fantastic soccer nuggets for both players and coaches. I have listened to it 4 times.

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Incredible books

Dan Blank is so good at taking stuff that experienced players and coaches know and putting into words that take that knowledge to a whole new level, almost motivational. I coach high school boys and will definitely have my boys read this during this offseason and throughout the season to help get us to that next level. Can't say enough good things about this book series! GET IT! It will definitely be worth your time and money