Listen to Episode 18:“Coaching Soccer to Young Children” with guest Ralph Perez, Men’s Head Coach at University of Redlands

The latest episode of Cal South’s soccer podcast, “The Bear and the Ball,” is available to stream or download for your listening pleasure today!

Ralph Perez is a legend in soccer here in the United States and his experience in the game is vast. Perez has been a U.S. Men’s National Staff Coach, led the U20 squad to the 1989 World Cup, served as Assistant Coach to both the LA Galaxy and the New York MetroStars, and is currently the Men’s Head Coach at the University of Redlands. Perez has seen the dramatic growth in soccer in America, and his insights are intelligent and on point.

This episode of “The Bear and the Ball” was recorded live at the 2022 United Soccer Coaches Convention in Kansas City.


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