you want to get better faster, there’s nothing like setting specific goals.
They give motivation, they provide a benchmark, they offer clear direction.
Most of us set goals, but often
they are not specific. “I want to do well” is not enough to help you focus
on what you need to do. So while setting goals sounds simple, you have to be
specific and you have to be systematic.
In this section, we cover the
following 6 steps to setting effective goals:
Big picture – what do you want out of your soccer?
Self-evaluation – what are your strengths and
Specific goals: what do you need to work on to get
where you want to go
An Action Plan for You
Review and reset: checking on progress
Next step: The Big Picture