Steven Poacher

Steven Poacher – Do you have a coaching plan?

Club football needs long term planning

Club football needs long term planning

Steven Poacher says that successful teams must have a plan.

In his column in Gaelic Life, he says that those teams that don’t have a plan are in danger of going in the wrong direction.

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“You must plan long term for the season then monthly/weekly, then individual sessions.

“Without a plan you cannot map out where you are going and you and your team could end up heading in a direction that you don’t want to go.

“In club football with the Ballyholland seniors I like to map my year out into four different phases.”

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