Brad’s Blog: On the Way to Natal 0

Brad’s Blog: On the Way to Natal

 I am currently sitting on our flight from Sao Paulo to Natal to start to prepare for our game against Ghana and the start of the World Cup!   The buzz got a little bit more real yesterday as we all watched the Brazil vs Croatia, most of us watched it together in the players lounge… Read More »

Allen’s Blog: Connecting Coaches to the Best Practices: Motivation 0

Allen’s Blog: Connecting Coaches to the Best Practices: Motivation

“Whatever your mind can conceive, your heart believes, you can achieve!” That is was what Donnie Moore told the United States Men’s National Team in a small ballroom at a suburban Miami hotel in September 2012. Of course, those worlds could ring hollow to a group of veteran professional athletes, who have heard just about… Read More »

Brad’s Blog: Final Preparations 0

Brad’s Blog: Final Preparations

Final Preparations Well, since meeting up with the National Team a lot has gone on in camp! It is an absolute honor to be named to the final 23 man roster for the World Cup and to be fortunate enough to experience my second World Cup is unbelievable. We have been working very hard in… Read More »

Allen’s Blog: Connecting Coaches to the Best Practices: Mindset 0

Allen’s Blog: Connecting Coaches to the Best Practices: Mindset

The definition of ‘mindset’ according to the World English Dictionary: “The ideas and attitudes with which a person approaches a situation, especially when these are seen as being difficult to alter.” During the build-up to any major tournament, especially one like the FIFA World Cup Finals this summer in Brazil, almost every fan, pundit, analyst… Read More »