Listen to Sigi Schmid Talk AYSO and Responsible Sports
4/4/2012 8:53:38 AM
Major League Soccer’s Seattle Sounders FC Head Coach, Sigi Schmid, has coached many of soccers greatest players and believes that one of the greatest strengths a player can develop is the ability to focus on the “next play”. He emphazises to his players that “It dosen’t matter what just happened; the next play is the most important thing now.” Brushing off
mistakes and accentuating the positive is a fundamental principle of Responsible Coaching.
In this podcast, Sigi shares his experiences spanning his soccer career that began as a player, in the inagural AYSO season, and his career that continues today as a professional head coach.
This podcast and many more like it are available to parents and coaches through ResponsibleSports.com, along with other helpful resources that include Weekly Coaching or Parenting Tips, Ask the Expert and much more.
Watch & Share >> The Liberty Mutual Responsible SportsTM program supports volunteer youth sports coaches and parents who help our children succeed both on and off the field. They offer many youth sports resources including $2,500 community grants, instructional videos, weekly tips, peer and expert advice, and coursework for those interested in improving the youth sports experience for all involved.