DEVELOPMENT

University Of Pretoria trials

This June the University Of Pretoria Football Club (AmaTuks) will host trials for those aspiring to play for the club. The trials will be held over two days at the University Of Pretoria Sports Campus. The first day will focus on basic football specific sport science testing. The second day is when actual football matches (11 a side) will be ...

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Providing assistance

It is positive and appreciated that more and more coaches and teachers are looking for assistance to improve their knowledge in working with young players or competitive teams. The number of emails, SMSs and Facebook messages I’ve been receiving for providing training programs and exercises for technique, fitness, training videos (of SSE, KC and PUK Tawana), warm-up routines and tactical ...

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Nation’s best must be exposed internationally

Nation’s best young talent and coaches must be exposed internationally. The exposure of best young talent to international participation in all forms of games and tournaments is not an option but a precondition for maximizing young players’ performance potential. It is a modern PRINCIPLE of modern football. In countries where youth development is taken seriously the PRINCIPLE of early exposure of ...

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Ajax Cape Town Under19

Ajax Cape Town to defend European Youth Cup

After winning the Metropolitan Premier Cup in Cape Town last month, Ajax Cape Town’s Under-19 team are set to defend their Copa Amsterdam title and test their abilities against other Under-19 clubs from around the world during their two-week long tour of Europe, kicking off today after the team landed safely in Amsterdam. Four players with PSL experience have been ...

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