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What Are Coaches Looking For?

If you are lucky enough to be blessed with some speed, do you respect your gift? Do you take care of your legs? Do you warm up and cool down? Do you avoid mixing it up during practice? Do you avoid doing stupid things that would put your knees at risk?

At soccer tryouts, coaches are looking for the strongest players to make up the best team possible.

Sometimes, when the tryouts are held, the coaches already know who their core team is, and they are looking for a few players who can fit in. But there are a whole lot of other variables that come into play.

Once you know what a coach is actually looking for during your soccer tryouts, you can show off the skills and personality that will help you make the team.

Soccer Tryouts - What Coaches Look For: Skill

In most cases, coaches are looking at how well a player performs the skills that are necessary to play soccer. 

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