Monday Morning Reading…

Some profile of coaches on both sides of the Atlantic give some inside perspective to managing the game at the pro level and a new LTPD friendly magazine and great addition to the coaches tool box launches.

Sky Sports has an interesting piece on Jose Mourinho and his second spell at Chelsea in which he admits it’s different this time – one of “reshaping the club on this occasion, rather than rebuilding it.”

Read: Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho never wants to leave Stamford Bridge

Gothamist profiles two MLS coaches sharing one of the world’s great cities New York and how their circumstances are, at this moment at least, very different. Jason Kreis the first coach of New York City Football Club which won’t kick a ball for another year faces the unusual task of not being on the field. Meanwhile Mike Petke head man with the New York Red Bulls is in the midst trying to improve last season’s Supporters Shield winning side.

Read: A Tale Of Two NY Coaches

Finally a new Coaching Magazine – Coaching the Global Game – launched today. Convenient electronic delivery for multiple devices in a user friendly format with sessions laid out for easy use, viewing, printing and Long Term Player Development headings.  What more could you ask for? Well it’s FREE so get over to  and subscribe.