Michigan Head Men’s Soccer Coach Chaka Daley joins Coach Bob Walsh on the Dynamic Leadership Podcast to discuss Daley’s leadership approach and preparing to be a head coach at 26 years old, communicating with individual student-athletes, the growth in his leadership style, creating his staff to complement his weaknesses and the important characteristics of his most successful teams. 1:26 – What was your approach and how did you prepare to be a head coach at 26 years old? 6:04 – How have to grown to communicate with each of your players differently? 9:23 – How important is culture in soccer and how different are the leadership dynamics on a soccer team? 13:21 – Did you form your staff with the differing mentalities of players at different positions in mind? 16:45 – What are the most important characteristics from your most successful teams? 19:50 – Over the last 20 years as a head coach, how has your leadership style evolved?
On this week's show we hear from United Soccer Coaches Director of Operations and Events, Geoff VanDeusen, on the Digital Convention that will be taking place in January. We hear part two of the interview with 2012 National Soccer Hall of Fame inductee Desmond Armstrong. We chat with Michigan head men's coach Chaka Daley and UM alum Robbie Mertz. We wrap up the show meeting two more members of the 30 Under 30 Class, Nicolas Pretelt and Maddie Jones.
Chaka Daley, Mike Curry & Bob Warming, pres. by TeamSnap 6-11-20
United Soccer Coaches Podcast
On this week's show we hear from Michigan Head Men's Coach Chaka Daley and how it's everyone's responsibility to fight racism and social injustice. Honor Award recipient Mike Curry talks about providing access and advocacy for minorities. We wrap up the show talking about the Soccer United Against Hunger Food Drive with Nebraska-Omaha Head Men's Coach Bob Warming.
Michigan head coach Chaka Daley joins the CSN Podcast for an in-depth discussion about college soccer, including his route to the game and his experiences as a young coach in the BIG EAST. He talks about his move from his alma mater to Michigan and lessons learned along the way, and what he likes about this year's squad.