The fun and easy way to master the art of football coaching. Volunteering as a youth football coach can be a great experience, both for you and your squad. But what if you've never coached before, or want to improve? Don't worry! This friendly guide explains football rules, shows you how to approach coaching, and gives you practical pointers on improving team skills and encouraging good sportsmanship. The National Alliance For Youth Sports provides a wide range of programmes for coaches, administrators, officials, parents, and young athletes. Greg Bach is the Director of Communications for the Alliance. James Heller is a UK football coach.