Jimmy - M8MF Logo+slogan FINAL“I was introduced to ISSA and the culture of street soccer via the I was immediately drawn to the coaching methodology of ISSA as it fosters problem solving, creativity and facilitates play as the unpinning philosophy for athlete development. As Darren DOC for the ISSA describes:

“I base my coaching on gardening. Gardeners depend upon making plants grow and having healthy plants flourish,the irony is they can’t make it happen. Plants grow themselves what gardeners know is there are certain conditions where its more likely to happen and their jobis to provide those conditions.I think the same is exactly true with human beings, in certain conditions we flourish and in some we wont”.

At the MOTIV8MEFOOTBALL ACADEMY we realize that there is more than one way to solve a problem, and that through fostering an environment that challenges the norm of soccer practices by playing soccer and encouraging athletes to make mistakes, as it is through mistakesand play that learning is enhanced. As a coach using ISSA methods, I have had dramatic improvements with the results of our performances on the field. In addition to these positive results on the field, my athletes are excited to attend every training session as they are in a fun environment which is facilitating their growth as a person, athlete, and team. ISSA has allowed myself and my athletes to be unpredictable in our attack and in addition to making every player on the pitch an offensive threat, which is a priceless.

As an official Licensee of the ISSA my mission is to bring to Australia a methodology of training that can accelerate the development our athletes, mentally, physically, technically, and tactically that can help Australia break through, and not only compete with the best countries in the world, but raise Australia to the top of the FIFA rankings table.

Here is our first official camp partner with the ISSA to run their famous Creative Skills Camps. If you would like to experience the very best in Street please contact me on:


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By | 2015-04-08T17:34:42+00:00 April 8th, 2015|Soccer Stories|0 Comments