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Simplicity vs. Complexity: A Guide to Training Session Design

PDP Lead Researcher, James Vaughan examines the simplicity vs. complexity debate using one of the great quotes from Johan Cruyff and asks if we have misinterpreted its true meaning. 

 

“Football is simple, but the hardest thing is to play simple football.”

Consider how this famous quote influences your training session design when the emphasis is placed here:

“Football is simple, but the hardest thing is to play simple football.”

Or here:

“Football is simple, but the hardest thing is to play simple football.”

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