Give youngsters enough freedom to experiment (and fail)!

“Training is incredibly important, yet improvisation is just as crucial. It’s only in the heat of the game that you’ll discover whether it works or not.”

Neymar Jr.

“My role was to give him freedom, not block his talent and try to improve his technical abilities.”

Alcides Magri, Neymar’s futsal coach at Gremetal

Lifelong player and student of the beautiful game in Germany, England, and USA. Volunteer futsal coach and USSF referee.

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