Soccer Coach

Although he never played soccer professionally, Ashwin has had a passion for soccer since childhood. He began coaching in 2010 and currently holds a National C License (US/Canada).

He currently coaches the inter-city U-12 AA boys team in Dollard Soccer Club.

His ambition is to obtain a National A Coaching License by 2020.

In terms of knowledge, here’s what he knows:

– Principles of Play (in attacking and defending)
– Laws of the Game
– Methods of Coaching
– Tactical Planning and Reactive Tactics
– Analyzing the Opponent
– Individual Player Development
– Psychology (player and team)
– Team Management
– Care & Prevention
– Professional Scouting

– Game based Drills
– Finishing
– Passing
– Goalkeeping
– Changing the point of attack
– Playing out of the Back
– Zonal Defending
– Midfield Defending
– Attacking Creativity
– Possession & Penetration
– Warm Up and Cool Down