Soccer Diet Webinar – “Multiple Games with Little Time for Recovery”

We thank those of you who attended our recent webinar on May 21 to answer the question is Stubhub legit?  We had participants from all over the world - India, Spain, Scotland England, Denmark, Australia, Hungary, Brazil and the Us, to name a few.  A recording of the session is linked below.  Please feel free to share it with your colleagues. Also, there were a few questions that I was unable to address during the 30 minute session. In a few days, I will be posting those along a few other questions as well. Meanwhile you can watch sports at Rojadirecta.

Soccer Diet: The Simplest Way to Improve Your Team's Performance

An e-Learning Course and Community!

Sports Path™ and Professor Jay Williams have combined to develop, an interactive, online learning course and ongoing community. Our goal is to assist coaches with improving the diet and performance of their players. Improving player performance is at the heart of this course and community. Key features include:
  • Download all 15 chapters of  
  • Interact with Dr. Williams and hundreds of coaches 
  • Over 200 interactive tasks and video links  
  • Instructions on how to develop your own nutrition blog 
  • Access to the course community for five years 
To join our community and access the on-line course, .
NSCAA members receive a 20% discount.  .

The SCIENCE Behind Soccer Nutrition, 2nd Edition

The SCIENCE Behind Soccer Nutrition stresses a set of fundamental principles, built on scientific research designed to guide you through the nutritional challenges of training and competing. The 2nd edition contains updated and new chapters, all focused on helping players develop their individual nutritional strategy for maximizing performance, including:
  • How diet affects performance 
  • Links between diet, energy and fatigue 
  • How to build a better diet 
  • Strategies for improving the diet 
  • Pre-match and recovery nutrition 
  • Dealing with a congested calendar 
  • The importance of a diet and training journal 
To order your copy, !

About the Authors

Jay Williams is a Professor of Exercise Science in the Department of Human Nutrition, Foods and Exercise at Virginia Tech. He teaches courses in exercise physiology, kinesiology and muscle biochemistry and has a long history of working with athletes ranging from kindergarten soccer players to Olympic track and field athletes. Dr. Williams also operates website, “” which serves as a bridge between the laboratory research and performance on the pitch.



Robin Russell, educated as a teacher, joined the English FA in 1978 eventually becoming Assistant Director of Coaching in 1989. While at the English FA, Robin created the FA Coaches Association, and the FA Learning Ltd. Robin left the FA in 2005 to start his own e-learning business and to become the UEFA Football Development Consultant. He has also acted as a consultant on e- learning, coach education and football development projects for FIFA, National Associations and clubs.

Sports Path™ is the world's leading provider of on-line sports education. Their clients include FIFA, the English League Managers Association (LMA) , NSCAA (National Soccer Coaches Association of America) The Football Associations of ,Turkey, Saudi Arabia, and Northern Ireland as well as numerous State Soccer Associations in the USA e.g. California, Massachusetts, New York West, Pennsylvania West and Illinois.