Football Psychology: 50 Ways You Can Improve Your Performance

Football Psychology: 50 Ways You Can Improve Your Performance

Welcome to episode #151 of Demystifying Mental Toughness.  This is part two of four specially created episodes to celebrate reaching 150 episodes!   This time the episode is created with soccer and football fanatics in mind where the great guests that have been interviewed on the show to date, and with experiences in soccer or football, go on to share their key take home messages.  As you’ll note the insights are related to the integration of sports psychology, the development of mental toughness, coach development and a lot more!  The episode is a must listen for football or soccer coaches, players, parents, sport scientists and those interested in the sport.

Relevant Podcast Episodes in Order and Sequence as Relayed in Episode 151:

Ep105: Hannah Bromley – Overcoming Psychological Challenges in Professional Women’s Football

Ep111: Michael Caulfield – How to be an Effective Sports Psychologist in Elite Professional Football

Ep125: Jack Hicks-Flynn – How is Psychology used in Professional Football Clubs

EP136: Charlotte Potts – Overcoming Tough Times in Professional Women’s Football and Bouncing Back Stronger

Ep146: John Nassoori – What Is The Role Of A Sports Psychologist In Football?

Ep003: Peter Ramage – Developing a Premier League Mindset

Ep018: Kieron Brady – From Professional Football to Alcoholism Consultant

Ep027: Natalie Henderson – How to Develop Mental Toughness with Young Footballers

Ep096: Gary Curneen – Developing Mentally Strong Footballers

Ep064: Edu Rubio – How to Support Young Footballers

Ep009: Brendan Pearson – Academy Football Professional Football Injuries and Early Retirement

Ep049: James Maurice – How Does Sport Psychology in Elite Football Academies Help

Ep043: Jamie Forrester – Thriving in Professional Football

Ep087: Carl Bell – From Professional Football and Goalkeeping to Physiotherapy

Ep024: Julian Dowe – Mental Toughness in Professional Football

Ep093: Dan Abrahams – How to Overcome Mental Blocks in Football

Ep077: Danny Thomas – Before, During and After Professional Football

Other Valuable Football or Soccer Resources 

Goalkeeping Psychology | Mental Skills for Goalkeepers 

Soccer Psychology | Mental Skills for Football

Youth Sports Psychology | Mental Skills Training for Kids and Parents

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Frequently Asked Questions about Goalkeeping Psychology

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David Charlton

Global Sports Psychologist who is located near Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK and willing to travel Internationally.  David also uses online video conferencing software (Zoom, Facetime, WhatsApp) on a regular basis and has clients who he has supported in USA, Canada, South America, UAE, Australian and New Zealand.  

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